School of Art and Design
College of Performing and Visual Arts
Pam Campanaro is a curator of contemporary art. Prior to her appointment to Director of Galleries at UNC, Campanaro served as the Associate Curator of Exhibitions & Programs at Montserrat College of Art in Beverly, MA. Campanaro was the 2015 curator-in-residence at FLOAT: A Tactical Walking Camp, a program of The Luminary in St. Louis, MO. She has curated exhibitions at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (Houston, TX), Find & Form Space (Boston, MA), The Samek Art Museum at Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA), Receiver Gallery (San Francisco, CA) The New Art Center (Newton, MA) and Montserrat Galleries (Beverly, MA).
Campanaro is has contributed to The American Alliance of Museums: The Center For The Future of Museums, Big Red & Shiny and Art New England, among others.
In 2012, Campanaro published “Labors of Language: Crafting A Revival for Medium in Contemporary Art” and presented the project at the Critical Information Conference at the School of Visual Arts, New York.
She is the recipient of the 2013 New England Museum Association (NEMA) University Products Award, an annual grant given to one curator in the New England region.