- Exhibition Openings
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- Art in Bloom Speaker Series
Wednesday, January 25 to Wednesday, March 15
- Whether it is the interpretation of a floral arrangement or the inspiration of an engaging speaker, the Art in Bloom Speaker Series creates an experience worth sharing.
- For the Love of Craft
Thursday, January 26 to Sunday, February 19
- Gallery Shop and Manitoba Craft Council presents For the Love of Craft: Member Exhibition + Sale, featuring work by MCC Members.
- Art Market
Wednesday, February 1 to Saturday, February 4
- Organized by the Baffin Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Kivalliq Chamber of Commerce, and Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association, Northern Perspectives features a fashion show, trade show, and art market.
- Singles Meet & Greet
Friday, February 10 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
- Participate in a series of lively activities, including an interactive tour of the Gallery, designed to encourage new relationships.
- MakerLab: Leather Belts
Wednesday, February 15 from 7pm to 9pm
- Join Sebastian Hodder of Born of the Anvil and make a simple, versatile, and stylish vegetable-tanned belt.
Thursday February 16 at 6pm
- The WAG’s signature dinner-and-tour program features a three-course, exhibition-inspired meal at TABLE Restaurant, on the Penthouse Level.
- SkateBetty Trunk Show
Friday, February 17 to Sunday, February 19
- Meet Sheena Crookes, owner, operator, and designer of SkateBetty, an extraordinary collection of up-cycled skateboard jewellery and accessories.
- ShopWAG Presents Patrick Treacy: Acteon 2
Friday, February 24 to Sunday, March 19
- Patrick Treacy: The Acteon Project grew from a fascination with the classical myth of a hunter, Acteon.
- MakerLab: Woven Wall Hangings
Wednesday, March 1 from 7pm to 9:30pm
- Using a lap loom frame, Chantal Alary of Le Petit Point, will show you how to create your own hand-woven wall hanging.
- Rodin: The Thinker
Friday, December 16, 2016 to Sunday, April 9, 2017
- Boarder X
Saturday, November 19, 2016 to Sunday, April 2, 2017
- Boarder X features new work by Indigenous artists that use snowboarding, skateboarding, and surfing to demonstrate knowledge and relationships to the land.
- Vernon Ah Kee: cantchant
Saturday, November 19, 2016 to Sunday, March 12, 2017
- This large video, text, portraiture, and surfboard exhibition is by Australian contemporary artist Vernon Ah Kee. Ah Kee relies on his Aboriginal identity as a framework to produce art; his Indigenous familial identities are intrinsic to his work.
- The Photographs of Harold Edgerton: The Man Who Made Time Stand Still
Sunday, October 16, 2016 to Sunday, March 12, 2017
- This exhibition brings together over 30 original photographs acquired in 2013 by the WAG from MIT’s Edgerton Archive.
- Our Land: Contemporary Art from the Arctic
Saturday, October 1, 2016 to Sunday, March 26, 2017
- Treasures from the Government of Nunavut's Fine Art Collection, an outstanding selection of sculptures, prints, textiles, and new media.
- Maplewish Mosaic / Mosaïque Souhait d’Érable
- Friday, September 30, 2016 to Sunday, October 1, 2017
- In celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary in 2017, the WAG and TakingITGlobal present a collaborative artwork representing every province and territory.
- Wednesday, September 28, 2016 to Saturday, September 28, 2019
- In 2016 the Assiniboine Park Conservancy and Winnipeg Art Gallery inaugurated an exciting three-year partnership that will enhance community art appreciation and audience access to the work of living and historical Canadian artists.
- The Modernist Tradition, 1900-1950
- Tuesday, June 16, 2015 to Sunday, December 31, 2017
- The Modernist Tradition, 1900-1950 brings together works of art from the WAG’s permanent collection that together demonstrate the new creative directions artists began working in through the first half of the 20th century
- Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven
- Wednesday, May 27, 2015 to Wednesday, April 17, 2019
- Some of the WAG's most most popular and captivating examples of Canadian art.
- Inuit Art at Journey to Churchill
- Tuesday, December 23, 2014 to Wednesday, December 23, 2020
- An ongoing, rotating display of Inuit sculpture at the Assiniboine Park Zoo’s Journey to Churchill exhibit.
- Highlights of Inuit Sculpture
- Tuesday, May 4, 2010 to Friday, March 15, 2019
- An exhibition featuring some of the outstanding Inuit sculptures in the WAG collection.
- The Academic Tradition in Europe & Canada, 1700-1900
- Wednesday, March 3, 2010 to Sunday, June 30, 2019
- From Rome to Utrecht, European artists in the 17th and early 18th century created the emotionally charged work of the Baroque era. In reaction to the Protestant Reformation, the Roman Catholic Church strove to entice believers back to the fold with gripping and beautiful vignettes of biblical drama
- European Renaissance and Baroque Art: 1500-1700
- Wednesday, March 3, 2010 to Sunday, June 30, 2019
- From the WAG's collection, art produced between the 16th and 18th centuries, originating from the leading artistic centres of Europe.This period is marked by important social and political changes, and art itself underwent a major transformation