Alex RobichaudProgram Coordinator
Alex Robichaud is the Project Coordinator for Thinking Through the Museum based at the Curating and Public Scholarship Lab. Alex grew up as a settler on Wolastoqiyik (Maliseet) territory in New Brunswick. In 2017, Alex earned a Masters of Museum Studies at the University of Toronto with a focus on photography and curatorial strategies for themes of gender/sexuality and sexually explicit artworks. Since graduation, Alex has worked at the Curating and Public Scholarship Lab where they co-founded and coordinated a Curatorial Residency program that provides compensated curatorial opportunities for emerging museum professionals. This program has resulted in 3 public exhibitions (2019-2021): “Queering the Map: ON_SITE” curated by Lucas LaRochelle, “(Re)viewing the Syrian War” curated by Abood Hamad, and “Seascape Poetics” curated by Bettina Pérez Martinez.