Gallery Talk with Cindy Hubert, Sunday July 21 @ 11am
Join us for a talk with Agora Gallery owner, Cindy Hubert, who will share highlights from a 30 year career in the visual arts in Canada & England. Originally from London, Ontario, Cindy studied Art History at Western University before moving to England to complete an MA in Ancient Greek Art & Literature at King’s College, University of London. While in England, she worked for commercial galleries Petersburg Press and Waddington Galleries before joining the Hayward Gallery and travelling around Britain working on National Touring Exhibitions for 8 years. In 1997 she moved to Liverpool to manage the 9th International Symposium on Electronic Arts (a collaboration of galleries and museums in Liverpool and Manchester as well as Manchester Metropolitan University and Liverpool John Moores University) and the first Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art. In 2001, she returned to Canada and became Director of Gallery 96 in Stratford before going on to work as Manager of Travelling Exhibitions for the Art Gallery of Ontario and Senior Project Manager for the National Gallery of Canada. In May 2014, she opened Agora Gallery to celebrate and promote the work of artists with a strong connection to Stratford.