WAG Executive Director Stephen Borys Elected to Board of Canadian Museums Association
Stephen Borys, Executive Director of the Winnipeg Art Gallery, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Museums Association (CMA).
“The CMA links non-profit galleries, history and art museums, science centres, historic sites, archives, even zoos, right across the country,”...
Apr 30, 2012
Gryphon Trio to Perform in Stephen Hutchings' WAG Exhibition
Canada’s acclaimed Gryphon Trio, with special guest clarinetist James Campbell, will be performing at the Winnipeg Art Gallery in conjunction with the exhibition Stephen Hutchings: Landscapes for the End of Time.
On Thursday, May 10, at 7pm, artist Stephen Hutchings will give a talk on his work...
Apr 25, 2012
STEPHEN HUTCHINGS EXHIBITION AT THE WAG INSPIRED BY THE MUSIC OF OLIVIER MESSIAEN
A hauntingly beautiful exhibition of eight monumental paintings by artist Stephen Hutchings opens at the Winnipeg Art Gallery on May 10, continuing until August 5. The title, Landscapes for the End of Time, takes its name from Olivier Messiaen’s (1908-1992) Quartet for the End of Time. Messiaen...
Apr 25, 2012
Rockwell Pancake Breakfast at the WAG
Stay in your jammies on Sunday, May 6 and come down to the Winnipeg Art Gallery for a Norman Rockwell pancake breakfast. The fun starts at 10am with hotcakes and sausages served until 11:30 and continues until 2pm with lots of fun activities to keep the whole family busy.
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Apr 24, 2012
WAG Exhibition Inspired by the Written Word
A picture is worth a thousand words. It may be a cliché but a new exhibition coming to the Winnipeg Art Gallery May 5 proves it is definitely true. A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words consists of more than three dozen artworks inspired by the written word, drawing from richly varied literary,...
Apr 23, 2012
WAG Executive Director Heads East to Debate Art
Dr. Stephen Borys, Executive Director of the Winnipeg Art Gallery, is one of four Canadian arts leaders participating in the 4th Annual Walrus Debate at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa on Wednesday, May 2. Moderated by Carol Off, CBC radio host for As it Happens, the topic of the debate...
Apr 19, 2012
WAG To Host Peter Rockwell
The Winnipeg Art Gallery is delighted to welcome to Winnipeg Peter Rockwell, in conjunction with the Gallery’s spring blockbuster American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell. Rockwell is a sculptor, art historian, and the youngest son of renowned illustrator Norman Rockwell.
Apr 18, 2012
WAG Extending Hours for Norman Rockwell Exhibition
The Winnipeg Art Gallery will be extending its hours of operation in response to the success of the exhibition American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell. In its first six weeks, the exhibition has attracted over 12,000 visitors, and crowds are growing each week. With Friday being one of...
Apr 18, 2012
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