Project Curator, The Sea
Lara is a Research Associate at the University of York and an independent art curator. Lara works with art galleries and museums across Yorkshire to curate exhibitions from collections and initiate new work by contemporary artists.
In 2014, she co-curated York Curiouser, a city-wide project working with contemporary artists to explore York’s history through siting commissioned artwork outdoors. She has a particular interest in participatory-art practices and is Artistic Director of Sea Swim, an organisation established to explore the effects of water on creativity.