Mitra Fahkrashrafi & Vince Rozario

Founded in 2012, the Middlebrook Prize is awarded annually and aims to foster social innovation and curatorial excellence in Canada. #MPfYCC

The Middlebrook Prize encourages social connectedness and a shared sense of community. The winner is a curator or curatorial team under 30 and receives a space for their exhibition and an honorarium. 

We are pleased to announce that the curatorial team Mitra Fakhrashrafi and Vince Rozario have been awarded the 2021 Middlebrook Prize for Young Canadian Curators. Their proposed exhibition, Collective Offerings, has been selected as the winning submission and will be presented at the Art Gallery of Guelph from October 21 – March 6, 2022. The award was presented at an online ceremony, with participants across Canada and beyond, on March 30, 2021.

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Mitra Fakhrashrafi are Vince Rozario
are the co-winners of the 2021 Middlebrook Prize for the project
Collective Offerings.

Collective Offerings

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