Laura Fitzachary, Art Historian

Laura Fitzachary is a historian and historical consultant based in Dublin, Ireland. After spending nearly a decade working in the museum sector in Ireland, she spent the last year living in Paris, writing for the art market and working in the luxury fashion sector. She is known online as @seekthehistoric where she delves into the history of art, beauty and medieval art and architecture. An unlikely triad of interests, she has been published in various fields (including public archaeology, social history and medieval art history), appeared across all media platforms as a historical consultant and even hosted her own radio shows and live events. Interdisciplinary connections and collaborations lies at the heart of what Laura does, with a particular focus on highlighting the importance of fashion, beauty and cosmetic history in Ireland and beyond.