Gallery owner Laura Williams has been working as a specialist dealer in the Indian art world for nearly 20 years. Graduating with a degree in Art History from the School of World Art and Museology at The University of East Anglia she followed this with an MA in World Art and a spent a year in the same school as a Visiting Fellow.
In 2007 she opened the Art Gallery Art 18/21 which holds shows of contemporary art in India and concurrently holds regular exhibitions in the UK of South Asian Art from the 18th to 21st Centuries. For the past nine years Art 18/21 has exhibited at the Indian Art Fair in Delhi.
Laura acts as the Art Adviser for The South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection Trust (The SADACC Trust). She is a Consultant Specialist for Doerr Valuations in the UK.
Her areas of expertise include modern and contemporary Indian Art, Indian Miniatures from
antiquity to the present day, Company School paintings and European artists in India. She has curated many exhibitions and has worked with the British Council in Delhi. Laura has an excellent working relationship with many contemporary artists in India. Her involvement with collection management gives Laura the advantage of working with the major auction houses, private dealers and public and private museums, both buying and re-distributing for clients.
Please contact the Gallery if you wish to book an appointment.