Gareth Williams has been the Curator & Head of Learning at the Weston Park Foundation since 2006. He read history of art at the University of Manchester, graduating BA Hons in 1992 and MA in 1994. His initial career was engaged in the commercial art world, latterly as a director of Sotheby’s. He is the author of Masterpieces from the Ford Collection (2011), The Country Houses of Shropshire (2021) and Weston Park: The House, the Families and The Influence (2022).

Gareth J. L. Williams