Laura Gobbe

Gallerist

Laura is the Gallerist at The Central Art Gallery and works alongside Jonathan Smart, curating exhibitions, liaising with both artists and clients and generally ensuring the gallery is running smoothly. Passionate about contemporary New Zealand art, Laura is herself an artist specializing in drawing and printmaking. She gained a Bachelor of Design at Ara, Christchurch Polytechnic working under the tutelage of sculptor Bing Dawe. In her spare time, Laura can be found tending to her vast array of house plants, and of course working on her collection of pre-historic life drawings.