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Richard LaingDirector Richard Laing had the vision to create an invigorating space that beautifully showcases local art and is celebrated by the...
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Laura GobbeGallerist Laura is the Gallerist at The Central Art Gallery and works alongside Jonathan Smart, curating exhibitions, liaising with both artists...
Jane MaloneyGallery Assistant
Jane has worked in various art galleries over the past 7 years, as a gallery assistant, technician and a registrar, so she arrived at The Central with a wealth of experience. She also runs her own Risograph printing business which she started after graduating from Ilam Fine Arts in 2012 (with a BFA majoring in Design), working with artists across the country producing art prints and publications.
Folina ViliGallery assistant
Folina completed a Bachelor of Design in Visual Art at Ara Institute of Canterbury (formally CPIT) with a focus on drawing and printmaking. She is currently back studying at Ara working towards a Masters in Creative Practice. In addition to visual art Folina also has a passion for music, she can play a variety of instruments (including the French horn) but particularly loves to sing.