Andrew Kear is chief curator and curator of Canadian art at the Winnipeg Art Gallery and a sessional lecturer at the University of Winnipeg. His curatorial efforts include William Kurelek: The Messenger, Storm and Spirit: The Eckhardt-Gramatté Collection of German Expressionist Art, and L.L. FitzGerald’s Impressionist Decade, 1910–1920. In 2016 he prepared the first survey exhibition on the painter Karel Funk. Kear’s writing has been published in Canadian Art, Border Crossings, and Sculpture.