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museum director

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.

Works

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).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: movies, reading, fishing, walking.

Connections

father:
Robert Theberge

mother:
Pauline (Talbot) Theberge