Leanne L’Hirondelle, Director/Curator, completed a BFA Honours (University of Manitoba), MFA (University of Saskatchewan) and a Post Graduate Certificate in Art Theory and Criticism (The School of the Art Institute of Chicago). In 2007, she began working at Gallery 101. Previously, she worked under fellowship (Martin Mullins) at the Chicago Field Museum, Department of Anthropology. Before that she was Collections Curator at the Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre; Director of Urban Shaman Inc, Artist Run Centre (Winnipeg), and she has taught at the First Nations University of Canada and the University of Saskatchewan. She has done independent curatorial projects and exhibited her work internationally.