Trustees 2018-11-08T09:40:21+00:00


Rose Shawe-Taylor, Chair of Trustees

Rose is a figurative painter and active campaigner for visual literacy in schools. She teaches both art and history of art, most recently as Head of Art at Shrewsbury School. Since completing her MA degree in Fine Art in 2004, Rose has exhibited her work on numerous occasions, while teaching full time since 2008.

Susan Adams, Deputy Chair of Trustees

Susan has wide experience working in communications and stakeholder relations in the cultural and charity sectors. She has a degree in Social Policy and Government and is currently studying for an MBA. She is a great fan of the arts and wants to help ensure they have a strong and vibrant future.

Robert Faulkner, Treasurer

Rob studied History of Art at school and this has provided him with an appreciation of art and design which has helped him in his professional life. He has been running his own web design and marketing business ( for twenty years, and is a part time ceramicist and sculptor.

Daniel Whitelock, Trustee

Daniel is a City lawyer with broad experience across corporate and commercial transactions. Prior to law, Daniel gained degrees in English and in Renaissance Literature, and his interest in improving access to the arts has been informed by half a decade of mentoring students from wider participation backgrounds.

“I am very happy that our programme of outreach classes will have such a direct and immediate positive outcome: I wish Art History Link-Up great success.”

Pontus Rosén, former Chief Executive of the Association for Art History