Craig Berggold


Craig Berggold is a media artist who combines social justice activism with a contemporary art practice. He began taking photographs for the Canadian Farmworkers Union in 1982, in BC’s Fraser Valley and Okanagan, and continued as an artist-in-residence with the union until 1988. Berggold is the lead researcher for the on-line Canadian Farmworkers Union Archive Project, housed in Simon Fraser University Library Special Collections and Rare Books. He is a PhD candidate in Cultural Studies at Queen’s University where he also teaches, and was the President (2014–19) of Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) Local 901.

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