Easy Amaryllis Fundraiser
Presented by the Associates of the WAG
Give the gift of colour and growth with beautiful bulbs that bloom into red Amaryllis flowers. They self-grow with no water, soil, or sunlight required. Get flowers and give back to the WAG, all in a beautiful bulb!
Weekend Drop-in Tours
This event is postponed due to COVID-19
In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Winnipeg Art Gallery is temporarily closed. Weekend drop-in tours are postponed until further notice.
INUA is Qaumajuq’s (formerly the Inuit art centre) 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.
Art for Lunch
Art for Lunch is not being offered at this time.
Join us for bi-monthly talks, videos, and tours over the lunch hour!
Gallery Ball 2020+
The gala event of the year
Saturday, Mar 20 '21
Join us for the safe return of one of Winnipeg’s most elegant events, and be one of the first to experience the new Inuit Art Centre, opening in early 2021.
Art in Bloom
Timeless art, fresh flowers
Every second year, the galleries blossom with a feast for the senses. Experience Art in Bloom’s lush exhibit of floral designs and the art that inspires them, presented by the Associates of the WAG.
To Draw Water
The exhibition will reflect on international Indigenous connections to water – spiritually, environmentally, socially, and culturally, looking into collective histories and fragilities of the future.
Exhibitions on Now
Reimagining the Collection
See 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 8 '19 Jan 30 '21
This symbol in both Inuktitut and Anishininiwak translates into ‘I’ , embodying self-determination and solidarity in collective reclamation.
Feb 7 '20 Jan 3 '21
Storytelling is one of the most important aspects of Inuit culture, passed down by elders through generations to enrich and enlighten.
The Silhouettes and Cutaways of Ivan Eyre
Aug 17 '20 Feb 21 '21
This exhibition presents a selection of Ivan Eyre’s series of “silhouettes”, and “cutaways”. It also studies his fascination with using everyday structures, such as the windowsill or a common packing box as a framing device. For Eyre, these structures were a gateway for “looking through”—and beyond—physical reality as we may commonly perceive it.
Terrains and Botanicals
Walter J. Phillips and Linda Fairfield Stechesen
Aug 31 '20 Feb 21 '21
Pairing landscape paintings by Walter J. Phillips with the botanical illustrations of Linda Fairfield Stechesen, this exhibition represents the ecology of the Prairies from two very different, yet complimentary approaches, giving us a fuller picture of the natural world.
Reflections from Manitoba
Oct 10 '20 Jan 17 '21
In Place celebrates a selection of recurring themes relevant to Manitoban artists over the past fifty years (1970 – today).
Oct 10 '20 May 2 '21
Inuit fashion designers are becoming increasingly popular and in demand – and to celebrate the next generation of Inuit designers, this exhibition will look at fashionable accessories and jewellery from generations past.
Porcelain, Silver, and Master Drawings at the WAG
Nov 7 '20 Jun 13 '21
The Decorative Arts have been, and continue to be, an important component of the Winnipeg Art Gallery’s collection and exhibition activity.