Headshot of Charles Reeve
Headshot of Charles Reeve
Charles Reeve
Associate Professor, LAS/SIS and Art
Faculty of Art, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Area(s) of Expertise

#Displayyourpride; Pride 2019; LGBTQ; Queer; Equity, curating/curatorial studies, History of Art Criticism, Artists' Autobiographies



Cornell University, 2000, Ph.D., Art History.

Ecole de Langue Francaise, Université du Quebec, Chicoutimi, 1994, 1996; College de Bois-de-Boulogne, 1995.

University of British Columbia, 1989, M.A., Art History.

International Summer Institute of Structuralism and Semiotics, 1988.

University of British Columbia, 1986, Diploma, Art History.

University of British Columbia, 1985, B.A. in English and Psychology.

Professional Experience

OCAD University, Curator 2005-2012. Assistant Professor, Faculties of Liberal Studies & Art, 2005-09; Associate Professor, 2009-present.

Kennesaw State University, Temporary Assistant Professor, 2004-2005.

Art Papers, Editor-in-Chief, 2001–04.

Lecturer/Instructor, 1987-2005. University of Toronto (Scarborough, St. George and Mississauga campuses), University of Guelph, Cornell University, University of British Columbia Continuing Education, Art Gallery of Ontario.

Books in Canada: Contributing Editor on Visual Art, 1999.

can magazine: Founding Editor and Publisher, 1998.

Professional Affiliations / Boards / Juries

Non-University Governance:

Universities Art Assn of Canada 2012-present (Treasurer 2012-2016; President 2016-present).

C magazine 2012.

Continuum Contemporary Music 2011-present (President 2012-2016).

Little 5 Points Community Ctr 2002-5. (Executive Comm. 2003-05).

Other Non-University Service:

École élémentaire Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, conseil d'école 2017-18.

Canadian Association of University Teachers Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee 2012-2016 (lead author and chair, Report of the Ad Hoc Committee into the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Manitoba, February 2015).

College Art Association Frank Jewett Mather Award Committee 2005-08 (Chair 2006-08).

OCAD University Governance

OCAD University 2010-11, 2016-present (Finance, Fundraising Comms. 2010-11).

OCAD Faculty Association 2010-present. (President 2012-present).

OCAD University Academic Council/Senate 2011-2015, 2016-present