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Art Gallery Of Ontario

Ministry
Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries
URL
www.ago.net
Address
317 DUNDAS STREET WEST
TORONTO
M5T1G4
Phone
(416) 979-6613
Fax
(416) 979-6669
Background
Art Gallery of Ontario Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. A.28, ss. 2(1) (opens a new window)
Function

The corporation's mandate is to cultivate and advance the cause of the visual arts in Ontario, offer education and other programs on the origin, development, appreciation and techniques of the visual arts for the various audiences in the province, to collect and exhibit art and displays, maintain and operate the gallery and its facilities for this purpose and stimulate public interest in the work of the gallery.

Membership

The affairs of the corporation are managed and controlled by its board of trustees consisting of twenty-seven trustees as follows: five appointed by the College of Founders of the Art Gallery of Ontario; ten elected by the members of the gallery; two appointed by the council of the City of Toronto, one of whom shall also be a member of the council; and ten appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.

Term

Government appointees hold office for three years and until a successor is appointed. When an unexpired vacancy occurs, a new member is appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council to serve for the remainder of the unexpired term. Members are again eligible for appointment one year after the expiry date of their second consecutive term.

Meetings
There are approximately four meetings a year and one annual general meeting in June. All meetings are held at the Art Gallery of Ontario.
Remuneration

Appointees are eligible to receive expenses.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Member (Part-Time) ELEANOR SHEN
02-May-2019 - 01-May-2022
toronto
2. Member (Part-Time) BETH HOROWITZ
12-Dec-2019 - 11-Dec-2022
toronto
3. Member (Part-Time) ANDREW FEDERER
31-Jan-2020 - 30-Jan-2023
toronto
4. Member (Part-Time) KENNETH MONTAGUE
31-Jan-2020 - 30-Jan-2023
toronto
5. Member (Part-Time) JUDY SCHULICH
28-May-2020 - 27-May-2023
toronto
6. Member (Part-Time) LESLIE MCCARLEY
01-Jul-2020 - 30-Jun-2023
toronto
7. Member (Part-Time) NICOLE EATON
01-Jul-2020 - 30-Jul-2023
toronto
8. Member (Part-Time) CAMILLO DI PRATA
17-Sep-2020 - 16-Sep-2023
toronto
9. Member (Part-Time) ROSAMOND IVEY
17-Sep-2020 - 16-Sep-2023
toronto
10. Member (Part-Time) SARAH SCOTT
07-Oct-2021 - 06-Oct-2024
toronto