Alison Fraser

Alison Fraser

Lead Curator, Art

Telephone: 01224 523703


My role is to manage the team that looks after the permanent collections of Fine and Decorative Art. We are responsible for making sure the collections are kept in suitable conditions, both in store and on display. We research individual artworks and objects and keep records up to date. The catalogue is our basic source of information and we use it to decide which objects will go on display and how we will interpret them, in order to make visiting the Art Gallery an enjoyable and informative experience for the public. In addition, we give talks on all aspects of the collections and answer public enquiries.

My favourite object in the collection:

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