Upcoming Art Classes
Apr 20 Jun 29 '20Discover hand building, which includes slab building, slump molded forms, and throwing on the potter’s wheel.
Apr 20 Jun 22 '20Using a variety of drawing materials, you will work from a model and learn about proportion, foreshortening, and other fundamental techniques for drawing the human form.
Apr 21 Jun 23 '20For students with little or no drawing experience, this introduction to the fundamental techniques and concepts of drawing will sharpen observational skills and build confidence.
Apr 21 Jun 23 '20Discover hand building, which includes slab building, slump molded forms, and throwing on the potter’s wheel.
Apr 22 Jun 24 '20Discover the art of acrylic painting. Time will be spent sharpening your drawing skills in preparation for painting.
Apr 22 Jun 24 '20Discover hand building, which includes slab building, slump molded forms, and throwing on the potter’s wheel.
Jul 14 Aug 13 '20
Learn the basic techniques of watercolour painting, the use and care of paints and brushes, the elements and principals of design, and colour theory.
Jul 14 Aug 13 '20Discover hand building, which includes slab building, slump molded forms, and throwing on the potter’s wheel.
Exhibitions on Now
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 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.
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…
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.
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.
Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience
Sep 27 '19 Feb '23The artist's gender fluid, time travelling alter-ego, Miss Chief Eagle Testickle, takes you on a journey through Canada's history.
OngoingThis symbol in both Inuktitut and Anishininiwak translates into ‘I’ , embodying self-determination and solidarity in collective reclamation.
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.
The Natural Element
Art Nouveau in the Work of W.J. Phillips
Dec 21 '19 Sep 20 '20Art Nouveau, one of the most popular European movements of the period, was highly influential to Phillips's work.
Eyre in Comparison
Personal Experience and the Universal Subject
Dec 21 '19 Sep 20 '20
The Manitoba artist Ivan Eyre has concentrated on objectively exploring universal themes throughout his career.