Laura Down

Career summary

Five years at the National Portrait Gallery managing the National Programme. The programme currently includes working with museums and galleries in the UK through collaborative exhibition projects, long term regional partnerships with 3 country houses, partnerships with museum hubs, touring exhibitions and displays, an active loans programme and the Subject Specialist Network Understanding British Portraits.

Previous position: National Programmes Officer at Tate.

Areas of interest / research

Extending the use and understanding of portraits.