Jeffrey Spalding is an artist, writer and curator.
His art works have been exhibited internationally and are in the collections of the National Gallery of Canada, Vancouver Art Gallery, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, The Canadian Embassy, Washington, Art Gallery of Alberta and Glenbow Museum, among others.
Spalding has served as Director at major art museums, including Glenbow Museum, University of Lethbridge, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and Appleton Museum of Art, Florida.
Spalding organized Canada’s art exhibition for Expo 93 Korea and is author of numerous books and exhibition catalogues for museums such as the Tate Gallery and Russia’s Hermitage Museum.
Spalding was President, Royal Canadian Academy of Arts 2007-2010, recipient of the Alberta College of Art and Design Board of Governors Award of Excellence in 1992 and awarded the Order of Canada in 2007.
Currently, Spalding is Artistic Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Calgary. He is also a regular contributor to Galleries West magazine.