Alan Gouk Death of a Salesman


As the art school celebrated its 70th Anniversary year, British abstract painters Frank Bowling RA OBE, Alan Gouk, Francisco Gazitua FRSS and Dolorosa Sinaga became our first artist patrons since Henry Moore in 1947.

Team Frank

Sir Frank Bowling OBE RA

Sir Frank Bowling OBE RA is a Guyana born British trained artist, and elected member of the Royal Academy of Art. Frank has work in many permanent collections including the Metropolitan Museum and Museum of Modern Art in New York, and the Tate.

Team Alan

Alan Gouk

Alan Gouk is widely admired and respected as a pre-eminent abstract painter, and he has consistently produced paintings of exceptional quality which explore the architecture of art through colour and form. His work is in many collections, including the Tate.

Team Francisco

Francisco Gazitua FRSS

Francisco Gazitua is an internationally acclaimed sculptor, highly regarded in his native Chile. After studying extensively, Gazitua took his postgraduate degree in sculpture at St Martin’s School of Art, London, where he lectured for several years.

Dolorosa Sinaga

Dolorosa Sinaga

Dolorosa Sinaga is a contemporary sculptor and Dean of the Fine Art Institute in Jakarta, Indonesia. A renowned Sumatra-born artist, Sinaga is a graduate from Jakarta Institute of the Arts and postgraduate from St. Martin’s School of Art, London.


As a registered UK charity HSoA is governed by a board of trustees which is responsible for the financial and legal probity of the school’s activities.

Julia Simpson

Chair of Trustees

Reg Boorer


Cynthia Barlow OBE


Nicky Auburry


Robert Goodall


Wendy MacKinnon



Isabel H Langtry

“I am delighted to be leading an art school that makes such a valuable contribution to lifelong learning. Hampstead School of Art is all about the wonder of learning and the impact learning and making art has in developing personal potential and creating new opportunities."

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Isabel H Langtry with Sculpture Picassos Petals in white

Support Staff

Our office-based team are the linchpin of the school. They are responsible for the day-to-day operations, and are the first point of contact for students.

Yusuf Lunat

Executive Bursar

Anat Altarace Sherman

Director of the Art School

Sabe Willett

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