As Learning Programme Assistant, Esme works closely with the Learning Programme Manager to support the administration and delivery of the Paul Mellon Centre’s learning programme. Over the busy summer term, Esme will be specifically assisting with Yale in London, the Graduate Summer School and Write on Art.

Esme has a background of roles in the arts and education, including her time as a Graduate Teaching Assistant on the University of the West of England Fine Arts programmes and a Project Assistant for Foreground – a public arts organisation based in Frome, Somerset. She has also worked freelance as a Digital Content Coordinator and Workshop Facilitator for arts organisations, galleries and schools.

Esme has a BA (Hons) in Art and Visual Culture from the University of the West of England and an MA in Writing from the Royal College of Art. She has also recently completed a PGCE in Further Education at The University of Greenwich.