The Yare Gallery is managed by a small team based at Great Yarmouth Preservation Trust
Sarah Young is a curator, administrator, fundraiser and events coordinator with extensive experience of working with artists, volunteers and arts organisations.
Sarah is passionate about Great Yarmouth and the local area and is looking forward to delivering an exciting programme of exhibitions of local, national and international artists at The Yare Gallery for local people and visitors to the town to enjoy.
Darren Barker MBE
Darren Barker is the Managing Director of Great Yarmouth Preservation Trust. He has worked in the heritage, culture and conservation sector since 1990. He has an extensive track record of community engagement and developing creative uses for vacant and neglected buildings and spaces.
Darren lectures widely and has established a number of international conservation training programmes.
He visioned and developed The Yare Gallery with a particular emphasis on a free to enter gallery of regional significance for Great Yarmouth.
Darren was awarded an MBE in the New Year Honours List 2022 for services to Heritage.