Department of History of Art
   
   
  

Research student working at the National Portrait Gallery

Louise Stewart, also known as Louise Carson, is currently working as a Curatorial Assistant at the National Portrait Gallery. Her position involves providing curatorial, research and administrative support to curators working on portraits from 1485 to our day. This includes supporting the development of exhibitions and displays, collections management and interpretation.

Louise is in the final stages of her PhD at Nottingham which focuses on the sugar banquet in early modern England. "In utilising sources such as household accounts, surviving material culture, architecture and descriptions of sugar banquets, I aim to articulate their status and purpose within the wider historical context."

Posted on Monday 5th October 2015

Department of History of Art

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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