Karina Roman Justo, Concordia University
Karina Roman Justo is an emerging curator, writer and researcher based in Montreal. She holds a BA in Visual and Critical Studies from OCAD University, where she was the recipient of the Graduation Award in 2020. There she also led the Journal of Visual and Critical Studies. She has published reviews in diverse publications like the Senses and Society Journal. Karina coordinated the Mentorship Program at Sur Gallery (2019-2020) and curated the Making Spaces exhibitions as part of the program’s culmination. She was also the education assistant at the Textile Museum of Canada (2020-2021). With a background in Early Childhood Education, she focuses on inclusive educational programming within art spaces. Karina’s research is led by a decolonial critical lens. She is soon to start an MA in Art History at Concordia University.