Ms. Sarah Milroy – Chief Curator, McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Ms. Milroy is a distinguished independent art critic, curator and essayist, as well as a vocal champion of Canadian art and artists. She is co-founder of the Canadian Art Foundation, and served as editor and publisher of Canadian Art magazine. During her tenure, this magazine was recognized as Magazine of the Year in Canada. Ms. Milroy covered major Canadian exhibitions and artists’ projects as the staff critic of The Globe and Mail. Her essays have also been published in the Walrus and Border Crossings. She is a prolific contributor to books on art and scholarly catalogues. Among her many celebrated curatorial projects are: From the Forest to the Sea: Emily Carr in British Columbia (Art Gallery of Ontario), David Milne: Modern Painting (Vancouver Art Gallery), and Painting Canada 2: Emily Carr and the Indigenous Art of Canada’s Northwest Coast (Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK).