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The Art Gallery of Alberta respectfully acknowledges that we are located in Treaty 6 Territory, the traditional land of diverse Indigenous Peoples including the Plains Cree, Woodland Cree, Beaver Cree, Nitsitapi/Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Anishinaabe/Saulteaux/Ojibwe and Dene Peoples. We also acknowledge the many Indigenous, Inuit and Métis people who make Alberta their home today.

Staff listing

Working to inspire imaginations, engage generations and transform lives through art

Your AGA is a centre of excellence for the visual arts in Western Canada thanks to this talented and dedicated team. Meet our staff whose hard work creates a welcoming and engaging environment where people are motivated to transform their understanding of the world by connecting with the visual arts.

Staff Listing

Catherine Crowston, Executive Director and Chief Curator
Lauren Ball, Executive Administrator

Exhibitions and Collections

Melissa-Jo Belcourt Moses, Adjunct Curator of Indigenous Art
Lindsey Sharman, Curator
Shane Golby, Manager/Curator, TREX Program
Danielle Siemens, Collections Manager/Curatorial Associate
Charles Cousins, Creative Director
Sara McKarney, Exhibitions Manager
Stephanie Hough, Production Coordinator
Clint Wilson, Senior Preparator
Jesse Dutton-Kenny, Lead Preparator
Vacant, Preparator

Assistant Preparators

Terrena Boss, Assistant Preparator, Tier 2
Daniel Cristini, Assistant Preparator, Tier 2
Roger Garcia, Assistant Preparator, Tier 2
Samantha Schembri, Assistant Preparator, Tier 1
Elicia Weaver, Assistant Preparator, Tier 2

Education and Learning

Dara Armsden, Head of Education and Learning
Michael Magnussen, Public Programs and Outreach Coordinator
Trish Whitebone, Education and Learning Administrator

Gallery Educators and Instructors

Krissya Iraheta, Spanish Bilingual Educator
Avelina Rathbone
Mariana Soares-Espindola, Spanish Bilingual Educator
Kerri Strobl, French Bilingual Educator
Jen Dunford
Olivia Albert, French Bilingual Educator
Terrena Boss
Breanne McLean

Gallery Attendants

Alaynee Goodwill-Littlechild
Rebecca John
Emily Nash
Steven Nixon
Evan Robinson
Emily Storvold
Misty Totman
Cynthia Valencia-Hegedes
Chelsea Wong

Finance and Administration

Pat St. Arnaud, Head, Finance and Administration
Mike Slywka, Head, Facility Operations
Joey Courtenay, Coordinator, Security and Life Safety
Gracie Cai, Accounting Manager
Brian Dimmick, Accounting Administrator
Yeside Talabi, Application and Business Analyst
 

Enterprise and Visitor Experience

Linda Frena, Manager
Graham Leggett, Associate Manager
Andrew Wujkowski, Art Rental & Sales Coordinator
Nicole Jones-Abad, Visitor Experience Associate
Aislinn Willis, Visitor Experience Associate
Sharon Pianzola, Visitor Experience Associate
Ashwini Gadtoula, Visitor Experience Associate

Marketing and Communications

Alice Leung, Head of Marketing and Communications
Vacant, Social & Digital Media Coordinator
Joyce George, Marketing & Publicity Coordinator

Development and Patron Engagement 

Ashton Raeyr, Head, Development & Patron Engagement
Harmonie Tower, Membership and Volunteer Coordinator
Dara Ojo, Development Coordinator

Hours

Monday: closed
Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: 11am-5pm
Thursday: 11am-7pm
Friday: 11am-5pm
Saturday: 11am-5pm
Sunday: 11am-5pm

Admission

AGA members
FREE
Youth 0-17
FREE
Alberta students 18+
FREE
Out-of-province students
$10
General admission
$14
Seniors 65+
$10

Location

2 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5J 2C1

780.422.6223
info@youraga.ca

Directions

The Art Gallery of Alberta respectfully acknowledges that we are located in Treaty 6 Territory, the traditional land of diverse Indigenous Peoples including the Plains Cree, Woodland Cree, Beaver Cree, Nitsitapi/Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Anishinaabe/Saulteaux/Ojibwe and Dene Peoples. We also acknowledge the many Indigenous, Inuit and Métis people who make Alberta their home today.