Confessions of a Curator


In this witty and compelling defence of the art field itself, Joan Murray, one of the country’s most outspoken art historians, discusses the great figures of Canadian art and the rise of our national are in institutions such as the Art Gallery of Ontario.


Confessions is an innovative exploration of Canadian art and culture, as well as being an intriguing personal memoir that conveys both charm and depth.

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About the Author

Joan Murray

Posted by Kendra on December 6, 2014

Joan Murray

Joan Murray is director of the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa. Among Murray's many other books are The Best of Contemporary Canadian Art and Tom Thomson: The Last Spring .