Canada’s Brightest Young Artists Celebrated in 15th Annual BMO 1st Art! Competition! U of M School of Art Alumna Chelsea Thiessen is one of the regional winners. BMO writes: Winners were selected from 303 entries from across the country, the highest number of submissions since the competition began in 2003. This year, the prize value […]

Submit Today! Martha Street Studio has opened their Annual Call for Submissions, they write: Deadline for Submissions: September 1st, 2017 Martha Street Studio exhibits a wide range of print-based work from traditional to contemporary, including work that pushes the limits of what is considered printmaking. CARFAC fees are paid for selected exhibitions. If you wish […]

Dalnavert is looking for an Intern Curator! The Association of Manitoba Museums writes: Intern Curator (YCW-BCH position) 22 weeks (110 days), 30 hrs/wk, $15.00 hourly wage September 21, 2017 – March 25, 2018 This is an exciting time to join the Friends of Dalnavert Museum. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from […]

Tell us what you think. The following candidates from the School of Art will have a tenure/ promotion hearing this fall: Assistant Professor Shepherd Steiner Assistant Professor Holger Kalberg Any submissions regarding the candidates with respect to their scholarship, teaching, and service are welcome. All submissions will be shared with the tenure committee. Please note that submissions […]

Learn how to integrate dried preserved plant specimens into your art! Diana Sawatzky, the Assistant Curator for WIN Herbarium, from the Department of Biological Sciences on campus writes: Dry Media III – An Herbarium Art Workshop An herbarium is a biorepository of dried, preserved plant specimens for scientific study. The University of Manitoba Herbarium houses […]

The School of Art is hoping to hire a Drawing/Painting Technician! Please read the description below and follow the link to apply online. QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIRED  • A Bachelor of Fine Arts degree is required, it is expected that the technician be a working artist. EXPERIENCE  • Related knowledge and experience in the field of […]

In it’s 13th edition Fresh Paint / New Construction 2017 selects four BFA Graduates from the U of M. A huge congratulations to Chelsey Thiessen, Tianma Chu, Scott Smith and Carolyne Kroeker (aka Caro LaFlamme) who have been chosen from a Canada-wide pool of applicants to be featured in the Art Mûr Exhibition in Montréal! Michael Patten from […]

Martha Street Studio has put out a Call for Submissions! They write: Deadline for Submissions: September 1st, 2017 Martha Street Studio exhibits a wide range of print-based work from traditional to contemporary, including work that pushes the limits of what is considered printmaking. CARFAC fees are paid for selected exhibitions. If you wish to submit […]

“Sögubrot” Featuring in our own Elizabeth Dafoe Library!   “Sögubrot” means The History – exhibition features View a vast collection of fascinating and stirring monoprints showcased for sale Thursday, August 3 – Friday, September 29, open 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. These are the artist’s expression of her beloved culture, its language, stories, fables and mythology. […]

Congratulations to our Sessional Instructor Derek Brueckner! Derek Brueckner is currently the Art Klub’s Artist in Residence in New Orleans, LA. This Thursday he will be presenting Collaborative Studio an Exhibition and Performance. Derek Brueckner – Art Klub Artist in Residence – New Orleans, LA “Collaborative Studio” Exhibition & Performance Thursday, July 27, 2017 8 – 10pm […]