Congratulations Isabelle & Sophie Lynch! Winners of the Middlebrook Prize for Young Canadian Curators We are pleased to announce that Isabelle and Sophie Lynch have been awarded the 4th Annual Middlebrook Prize for Young Canadian Curators. Their project, Blood, Sweat and Tears (working title), has been selected as the winning submission and will be featured […]
Only 5 Days Left! Submit by April 10 for a Chance to Curate an Exhibition at AGG this Fall! Curators under 30 apply by April 10, 2016, for a chance to curate an exhibition at Art Gallery of Guelph this fall and win a $5,000 honorarium! Applicants are encouraged to reflect upon the ways in […]
The Middlebrook Prize invites curators under the age of 30 to submit an innovative proposal for an exhibition at the Art Gallery of Guelph, to take place from September 15 to December 18, 2016. Applicants are encouraged to reflect upon the ways in which creative thinking may animate and engage a community, instilling a shared […]
“In case you missed the Curator’s Talk by Adam Barbu, Winner of the 2015 Middlebrook Prize for Young Canadian Curators, for his Exhibition “The Queer Feeling of Tomorrow”, below is a video with the key part of his presentation accompanied by a detailed transcript, below. [Adam Barbu, Art Gallery of Guelph, 24 October, 2015] I’d also like to […]
Last month, we had the great pleasure to catch up with the 2014 Middlebrook Prize co-winner, Alison Cooley, who was also able to view the 2015 exhibition, The Queer Feeling of Tomorrow, by Adam Barbu at Art Gallery of Guelph. Alison was pleasantly surprised to receive the new prize cube and award certificate, which was presented at a special lunch […]
On October 24th, a whole new visual identity for the prize was unveiled by the highly talented creative director, Chris Duchaine. What follows are some remarks from Chris regarding the overall design concept.