Dr. Josephine Mills

University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Art
Director, Professor


Curating, collections management, public programming for art galleries, museum studies


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Josephine Mills is the Director/Curator of the University of Lethbridge Art Gallery and an Associate Professor in the Department of Art.

She has worked as a curator and public programmer at art galleries and artist-run centres in Saskatoon and Vancouver. Mills has a PhD in Communication Studies from Concordia University and is a graduate of the Museum Leadership Institute at the Getty Center. She is the Principal Investigator for Level 2: Lichen Lab. Her research interests focus on socially-engaged art and gallery practices, along with issues of public engagement in art galleries.

Mills is past President of both the Canadian Art Museum Directors’ Organization / Organisation des Directeurs des Musées d’Art du Canada and the University and College Art Gallery Association of Canada.

University of Lethbridge Art Gallery