Art in Bloom
Thursday, April 20 to Sunday, April 23
Save the date for a four-day festival celebrating spring, art, and creative community! Experience a lush exhibit of floral designs and the art that inspires them. Professional and non-professional floral designers will interpret 15th to 21st-century works from the WAG collection, modeled after long-running Art in Bloom events at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston and the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Entry is included in your Gallery admission price. Interested in being an Art in Bloom 2017 floral designer? Sign up at the Speaker Series, listed below. Make sure to check out the following events leading up to Art in Bloom 2017.
Join us for a thought-provoking speaker once a month leading up to Art in Bloom. Topics will range widely from insights on how nature makes us healthier and happier, to the history of nature in art. Here’s where you put your name in a lottery to sign up to interpret a piece of artwork at Art in Bloom 2017. Learn more and buy tickets...
April 20, 7pm • The official kick off for Art in Bloom features the first look at the floral masterpieces amongst the art. Learn more and buy tickets...
Workshops with Holly Chapple
April 20 & 21 • Named a top floral designer by Martha Stewart, Virginia-based Holly Chapple is coming to Winnipeg for Art in Bloom! Holly is leading two workshops: one for professional florists, and one for non-professionals of any skill level. Space is limited! Learn more and register...
Art in Bloom 2017 Committee
Hazel Borys, Hennie Corrin (Co-Chairs); Leanne Akman, Jan Bailey, Mary Blankstein, Charlene Brown, Kaili Brown, Janice Chance, Ginny Devine, Shirley Diner, Mary Dixon, Rob Everitt, Betty Ann Hershfield, Judy Kaprowy, Serena Keshavjee, Christina Kowalec, Alana Langelotz, Kristen Lourie, Sherry MacDonald, Susan Millican, Lin Milne, Tannis Mindell, Judy Murray, Gail Nep, Diane Ramsey, Gloria Sawatsky, Esme Scarlett, Cheryl Sharfe, Pam Simmons, John Statham, Jason Syvixay, Shelley Tadman, Eleni Wener, Deb Woloshyn, Adele Wortzman, Richard Yaffe.