Linda Grussani

Canadian Museum of History and Queen’s University 

Linda Grussani is a member of the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg First Nation, born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario. A curator and art historian, she presently holds the position of Curator, Aboriginal Art at the Canadian Museum of History. Previously, Linda was the Director of the Aboriginal Art Centre at Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) and has worked in the Indigenous and Canadian art departments at the National Gallery of Canada. She holds both a BA and MA in Art History from Carleton University and is currently working towards a PhD in Cultural Studies at Queen’s University. Linda is a graduate of INAC’s Aboriginal Leadership Development Initiative (2014-15) program and the Canadian Museum of History’s Aboriginal Training Programme in Museum Practices (2000-2001). Linda is a member of the Aboriginal Education Council for OCAD University and has served on the Board of Directors of the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective (2007-2011) and on the Board of Directors of Gallery 101, an Ottawa Artist-run centre.

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