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Pierre Georges Theberge

Pierre Georges Theberge was museum director. Named Man of Year in the Arts, La Presse newspaper, 1988. Member American Association Art Museum Directors, Canada Art Museum Directors Organization, Cinémathèque Québecoise (trustee since 1988), International Council Museum (trustee 1992 meeting Quebec City).

Background

  • Theberge, Pierre Georges was born on August 9, 1942 in St. Eleuthere, Province of Quebec, Canada. Son of Robert and Pauline (Talbot) Theberge.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Université de Montréal, Canada, 1962. Bachelor in History and Art History, Université de Montréal, Canada, 1966. Master of Arts in Art History, Université de Montréal, Canada, 1969.

    Career

    • Curator of contemporary Canada art, curatorial administrator National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1966-1979. Chief curator Montreal Museum Fine Arts, 1979-1985, director, 1986-1999. President Artheme PGT Inc., Montreal, 1985-1986.

      Director National Gallery Canada, Ottawa, 1999—2009.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Association Art Museum Directors, Canada Art Museum Directors Organization, Cinémathèque Québecoise (trustee since 1988), International Council Museum (trustee 1992 meeting Quebec City).

    Personality

    Interests

    Movies, reading, fishing, walking.

    Connections

    • father: Robert Theberge
    • mother: Pauline (Talbot) Theberge
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    Born August 9, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1962
      Université de Montréal
    • 1966
      Université de Montréal
    • 1969
      Université de Montréal
    • 1985 - 1986
      president, Artheme PGT Incorporated
      Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Quebec, Canada
    • 1999 - 2009
      director, National Gallery Canada
      Ottawa, Kansas, United States
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