Inuit Miniature Carving
Jul 20 '19 Aug 30 '20This 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
Apr 4 Sep 7 '20Into the Light is the first exhaustive survey of the influential Manitoba modernist, and Group of Seven member, in 40 years.
Nov 30 '19 Oct 4 '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 Oct 4 '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.
Open for the seasonDuring summer months, the WAG’s Rooftop Sculpture Garden is open for all to enjoy! A striking selection of 20th and 21st century bronze, steel, and stone sculptures by Canadian and European artists will keep you company.
Nov 10 '18 Oct 15 '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.
Carving Out a Tradition
Sep 1 '19 Oct 25 '20This collection of carvings produced by Inuit artists from across the country offers a window into traditional life and ways of knowing in the North.
Feb 7 '20 Jan 3 '21Storytelling is one of the most important aspects of Inuit culture, passed down by elders through generations to enrich and enlighten.
Nov 8 '19 Jan 30 '21This symbol in both Inuktitut and Anishininiwak translates into ‘I’ , embodying self-determination and solidarity in collective reclamation.
UpcomingINUA is the WAG Inuit Art Centre’s inaugural exhibition. A wide range of groundbreaking work will be on view in the 8,000 sq ft Inuit Gallery, the largest single gallery space devoted to Inuit art and culture.
Paintings for Sale
Feb 13 May 2 '21One of Canada’s most beloved folk artists, Maud Lewis was famous in her lifetime for her brightly coloured and endearing paintings of rural Nova Scotia.
To Draw Water
Summer 2021The 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
WAG 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 Natural Element
Art Nouveau in the Work of W.J. Phillips
Art Nouveau, one of the most popular European movements of the period, was highly influential to Phillips's work.
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The Gallery is now open with new safety protocols in place, including a mandatory face covering policy.
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