Jack Weldon Humphrey Forum Agenda


Agenda for June 21st

Session One

Presenting Art in Atlantic Canada

Regional leaders present insights into their roles and challenges.

9am Welcome

9:15 Contemporary Art within the Museum Context – Jane Fullerton

9:30 – 10:30 The Provincial Art Galleries Directors Presentation

Ray Cronin, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia; Terry Graff, Beaverbrook Art Gallery; Kevin Rice, Confederation Centre Art Gallery

Coffee Break

11:00 University Art Galleries – Peter Dykhuis

11:20 Community Art Galleries – Andrew Kierstead

11:40 Artist Run Centres – John Murchie

Session Two: 1:15

“Charisma or Curse? – Regionalism in Canadian Art”

Moderator Mike Landry engages national leaders in a discussion of the challenges and opportunities within the Canadian art ecosystem.

Speakers: Léopold Foulem, Amish Morell, Anne Bertrand, Kegan McFadden