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Living Artworks Blossom for Art in Bloom

Winnipeg, Manitoba, April 21, 2017: Spring has sprung at the Winnipeg Art Gallery with a lush exhibit of floral arrangements inspired by the WAG collection. A group of over 70 professional florists and local enthusiasts each designed a living masterpiece lining the walls of the WAG. The...

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Apr 21, 2017

WAG Hosts the 2017 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts Exhibition

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, April 7, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery, along with the Canada Council for the Arts and the National Gallery of Canada, is pleased to present the 2017 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts (GGArts) exhibition. The public is invited to...

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Apr 7, 2017

Andrew Kear and Radovan Radulovic Assume Key Roles at WAG

Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 30, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Kear as Chief Curator and Radovan Radulovic as Head of Museum Services, effective April 1. Kear will retain his position of Curator of Canadian Art, while Radulovic moves from Head of...

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Mar 30, 2017

Ann Hamilton to Speak at MATTER Lecture

Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 28, 2017: BORDER CROSSINGS and the Winnipeg Art Gallery are pleased to present the next MATTER lecture with internationally acclaimed artist Ann Hamilton. The free event will be held on April 13, 7pm at the WAG’s Muriel Richardson Auditorium, followed by an onstage...

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Mar 28, 2017

WAG Announces Indigenous Advisory Circle

Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 23, 2017:  The Winnipeg Art Gallery is pleased to announce Dr. Julie Nagam and Dr. Heather Igloliorte as co-chairs of the newly formed Indigenous Advisory Circle. The Circle will give voice to Indigenous people (Inuit, First Nations and Métis), and provide leadership...

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Mar 23, 2017

Artists Announced for Epic ART EXPRESS’D Journey

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Canada 150 project to launch in June from Inuvik, St. John’s, Alert Bay, and Winnipeg

Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 21, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery is pleased to announce Jessie Buchanan, Evin Collis, and Becky Thiessen as the artists selected to travel with the WAG’s...

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Mar 21, 2017

Film Festival Highlights Boarder Culture

Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 16, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery is excited to host a Boarder X Film Festival, two-days of films featuring skateboarding, surfing and snowboarding documentaries, shorts, and videos by local boarding stars. Running March 31 to April 1, the festival includes five films...

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Mar 16, 2017

WAG Partners with Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries to Present Free Admission Day


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Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 16, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery is pleased to announce a free admission day on Sunday, March 26 from 11:00am-5:00pm, sponsored by Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries. Everyone is invited for a fun-filled...

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Mar 15, 2017

Unusual Combo Featured in New WAG@ThePark Exhibition

Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 10, 2017: Beautiful landscape paintings alongside strange “animal-morphic” characters set the stage for a new exhibition at WAG@ThePark. Competing Natures: W.J. Phillips and Marcel Dzama brings together the work of Manitoba historical and contemporary artists W.J....

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Mar 10, 2017

WAG@ThePark Displays Work by Young Artists in Annual Exhibition

Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 9, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery is once again mounting its annual exhibition of work by young artists enrolled in WAG Studio programs. Through the Eyes of a Child opens March 25 at WAG@ThePark located in the Assiniboine Park Pavilion, and runs until May 28. Ranging...

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Mar 9, 2017

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