Reimagining the Collection
Oct 16 '18 May 3 '20See old favourites in an exciting new way! Discover some of the oldest and best loved artworks in the WAG collection in salon-style fashion, featuring some rarely seen gems from the 16th-to-19th centuries.
Nov 30 '19 May 3 '20Prayer is an ongoing project, remade around the world since its first presentation in the artist's home city of Cape Town in 2000.
Nov 30 '19 May 3 '20subsist brings together a selection of works that reflect political, economic, and social systems of subsistence in individual and collective continuation of cultural practices for survival.
Nov 10 '18 May 10 '20Androgyny expresses his view of the fluidity and interconnectedness of life, as well as gender. In 1983 he offered this mural, in a decolonizing gesture of reconciliation, to the people of Canada.
Feb 7 May 10 '20Storytelling is one of the most important aspects of Inuit culture, passed down by elders through generations to enrich and enlighten.
Carving Out a Tradition
On Until Spring 2020This collection of carvings produced by Inuit artists from across the country offers a window into traditional life and ways of knowing in the North.
Inuit Miniature Carving
On Until Spring 2020This exhibition brings together more than 100 miniature carvings by Inuit artists from over a dozen communities across Nunavut including Cape Dorset, Kugaaruk, and Rankin Inlet.
Into the Light
Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald
Spring 2020Into the Light is the first exhaustive survey of the influential Manitoba modernist, and Group of Seven member, in 40 years.
A Hard Birth
May 30 '20 - Jan '21
In 2020, we commemorate the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Province of Manitoba. Kwaata-nihtaawakihk is Michif for hard birth. Manitoba’s entry into Canadian…
To Draw Water
Sep 27 '20 Jun 6 '21The exhibition will reflect on international Indigenous connections to water - spiritually, environmentally, socially, and culturally, looking into collective histories and fragilities of the future.
Through the Eyes of a Child
Feb 8 Apr 13 '20WAG Studio’s annual celebration of children’s art is an opportunity for the students in our art classes to express themselves in creative ways for all to see.
The Many Sides of Winnie-the-Pooh
This exhibition brings together objects, archives, books, and works of art to reveal the multiple identities and histories of Winnie-the-Pooh. “Pooh” is a hugely popular…