Weekend Drop-in Tours
New dates coming soon!Uncover the stories behind the art and artists with a 45-60-minute guided tour by our trained volunteers.
Sunday, May 10 '20Explore Aanishnaabe artist Norval Morrisseau’s monumental and boldly-coloured painting, Androgyny. Learn about the Seven Sacred Teachings and be inspired to respond creatively.
BEF@WAG – 9e à la 12e année
Développement professionnel arts visuels en éducation
mardi, 12 mai '20Vous êtes invités à une journée de développement professionnel en arts visuels à l’occasion d’une collaboration entre le Bureau de l’éducation française (BEF) et le Musée des beaux-arts de Winnipeg.
Art to Inspire
Art to Inspire will resume once it is safe to do so
Art to Inspire is a program designed to creatively engage people living with dementia, and their care partners, with visual art.
Six Week Session: Alternate Thursdays
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…
Sunday, Jun 14 '20Recognize Manitoba’s 150th through the new exhibition Kwaata-nihtaawakihk — A Hard Birth where you can discover vibrant Metis art.
Sunday, Jul 12 '20Dance and jam to the rhythm of fiddles and spoons, and feel the spirit of the Metis though art and music.
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.
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.