Melissa Bennett is the Curator of Contemporary Art at the Art Gallery of Hamilton. She received a MA in Art History and Graduate Diploma in Curatorial Studies at York University, and a BFA at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University. She has held past museum positions at Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary […]
Jury members for 2016 Middlebrook Prize
Robert Enright, University Research Professor in Art Theory and Criticism, is one of Canada’s most prominent cultural journalists. He was the founder and is currently the senior contributing editor to Border Crossings magazine. He has received fourteen nominations at the National and Western Magazine Awards for his writing in that magazine, winning four gold and two silver […]
Alison Cooley is a writer, curator, volunteer, and teacher in Toronto. She was co-winner of the 2014 Middlebrook Prize.
Dawn Owen is Curator of Contemporary Art at the Art Gallery of Guelph (AGG). She oversees the AGG’s in-house and touring exhibition and publishing programs, authors scholarly essays and delivers public lectures, writes operating, capital, and special project grants, and manages and develops the permanent collections, including art acquisitions (purchases and donations). Recently, she oversaw […]