Ms Kate Elizabeth Harsant
Kate has a background in Fine Arts administration. Upon completion of a BFA in Painting at the Elam School of Fine Arts, she travelled to the UK where she managed a small team at the historical Art Supplies store L. Cornelissen & Son in central London.
She was then based for a year in Ireland in a remote village on the Ring of Kerry, as the general administrator at an artist's retreat and printmaking studio.
On her arrival back to New Zealand in 2008, she joined the team at Gordon Harris Art and Graphic Supplies where she became part of the central purchasing department.