Mark Loria, Director. Mark has a long career in the arts and cultural leadership holding senior positions at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Glenbow Museum, Institute of Modern Art (Australia) and Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea. Mark has worked closely with leading Indigenous artists from Australia and Canada, most recently with a focus on Coast Salish art of the Northwest Coast. Mark is an artist himself with a BFA in visual art from the University of Calgary majoring in printmaking and also holds an arts management graduate certificate from Capilano University. Among many other leadership roles within the community, Mark is currently the board treasurer of Open Space Art Society in Victoria.