VISUAL ARTS AWARDS
Catherine Crowston is Deputy Director/Chief Curator of the Art Gallery of Alberta. From 1994-1997,
Crowston was the Director/Curator of the Walter Phillips Gallery at The Banff Centre and prior to
that was Assistant Curator at the Art Gallery of York University in Toronto. Crowston currently serves as
Vice-Chair of the Edmonton Public Art Committee and has been both an Editor and Chair of the Board of Directors of Fuse Magazine in Toronto. Crowston has curated numerous exhibitions over the course
of her career and overseen the production of several national travelling exhibitions. In 2002 Crowston
served as the Canadian Commissioner for the Sydney Biennale of Contemporary Art and was awarded the
Royal Canadian Academy of Arts Medal for Outstanding Achievement in the Visual Arts.