Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba
710 Rosser Avenue, Unit 2
Board of Directors
Lonnie Patterson (Appointed September 24, 2015)
Neil Cristall (Appointed March 19, 2013)
Danielle Adriaansen(Appointed September 24, 2015)
Jan Chaboyer (Appointed September 13, 2018)\
Heather Duncan (Appointed September 22, 2016)
Derek Ford (Appointed September 13, 2018)
Jen Janssens (Appointed September 25, 2017)
Greg Monias (Appointed September 13, 2018)
Angella Taylor Spence (Appointed September 22, 2016)
Alyssa Fearon holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business and an MA in art history from York University. She is also a Young Cultural Innovators Salzburg Fellow (2018). Fearon comes to Brandon following a position as Curator of Nuit Blanche Toronto’s inaugural Scarborough zone, and has held positions at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Independent Curators International, and the City of Toronto. She has also been involved in advisory boards for social enterprises and artist run centres, including SKETCH for the Working Arts and Mercer Union.
Alyssa Fearon is dedicated to working from a collaborative framework to expand the ways in which communities engage with contemporary art. Integral to Fearon’s curatorial practice is a community-based approach that prioritizes voices from diverse and historically underrepresented audiences.
Kevin Conlin holds a B.F.A. and is a ceramic artist with 18 years experience teaching at the college level, operating a ceramics related business and as a professional ceramics artist.
Gallery Services Coordinator
Kate Hill holds a B.F.A. in Art History from Salem College. Originally from North Carolina, Kate held the titles of docent, gift shop manager, and visitor liason at the Weatherspoon Art Museum for 7 years and a rendering artist and marketing assistant at an architecture firm for 9 years. Her interests are modern and contemporary art, oil painting, community involvement, cooking, traveling, hound dogs, and trivia.
Steph Foley, Maureen Schirmer