August Klintberg (formally known as Mark Clintberg) is an artist who works in the field of art history, and curates exhibitions. He is an Associate Professor at the Alberta University of the Arts. He earned his Ph.D. in Art History at Concordia University in 2013, where he was also an Assistant Professor, LTA. In 2010 he conducted Ph.D. research at Oxford University, St Peter's College, with the support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, and his doctoral dissertation was nominated for the 2013 Governor-General's Gold Medal. He completed his M.A. at Concordia University (2008), his B.F.A. at the Alberta College of Art & Design (2001), and was an exchange student at the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design (1999-2000). Public and private collections across Canada and in the United States - including the National Gallery of Canada, the Edmonton Arts Council, and the Alberta Foundation for the Arts - have acquired his work. His work has recently been shown at the Latitude 53 (Edmonton), Foreman Art Gallery (Sherbrooke), Dunlop Art Gallery (Regina), the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (Halifax), the Art Gallery of Alberta (Edmonton), and the Illingworth Kerr Gallery (Calgary). Other exhibitions featuring his work have taken place at Locust Projects (Miami), the National Gallery of Canada (Ottawa), AXENÉ07 (Gatineau), the Banff Centre, Centre des arts actuels Skol (Montreal), The Harbourfront Centre (Toronto), and Eastern Edge (St. John's), the Alberta Biennal 2017, and at Fruitmarket Gallery (Scotland). He was Shortlisted for the 2013 Sobey Art Award.