Welcome to Charity!
Laura Swale is a visual artist and art journalist from the UK with a background in art education and leadership, cultural event planning, gallery and curatorial work.
After studying art at Bath Spa University in the UK, Laura graduated with a B.A. hons and began her career working for
a gallery while maintaining her own art practice. She then spent 15 years as an art teacher and department leader in UK and international schools and two years as an artist in residence, before relocating to Malta. Here she established her company Allura, which has been recognised for its innovative work in the arts sector, with a number of awards and nominations for its projects and events.
Laura is a contributing arts and cultural writer for the Times of Malta and Malta Independent national newspapers. She also judges several art competitions and is regular guest speaker at conferences, fairs and educational institutions.