Benjamin J. Allard

Research Areas

Documentary and Archival Practices / Institutional Critique and Site-Specific Art / Historiography and Philosophy of History / Science and Technology Studies

Primary Supervisor

Gareth James

Secondary Advisor

Catherine Soussloff

Major Paper Title

“I do not feel that it is the job of this gallery to become involved in the mediocre task of helping young artists up the ladder of success”

Photo: Michael R. Barrick, Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery


2014, Sans titre, RIPA

2013, La Prudence de Papineau, Journal The Medium


As Curator

2017, Beyond Spectacle, Curator, Organized in partnership by the Institute for the Humanities at Simon Fraser University and Cinevolution.

2013, BIOLOGIE MATÉRIALISTE, Curator, As part of Art Matters Festival


2016, Slip the Snare, Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery

2016, In the database, there was no image for revolution, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

2014, Chronologie prononcée de certaines bibliothèques canadiennes, Active Lens, Galerie 514, Belgo