Laura Davison

Laura Davison has been Learning and Access Officer at firstsite since 2001. She has wide experience developing innovative events, programmes and projects to promote learning and enjoyment of contemporary visual art. She develops resources and stimuli for all styles of exploration and learning for visitors within the gallery. She initiates projects that engage with a range of community groups across Essex. Laura has specialist experience teaching gallery education at BA and MA levels at the University of Essex and Colchester Institute. Her work includes a particular focus on Continued Professional Development for artists and teachers, which has led to the development of Colchester’s Artist Teacher Scheme MA for which she is joint course leader. (Updated 2011)