100 Years | Gala Fundraising Dinner Speakers and Donors Announced

Landing_New_Gala_FINALCelebrate with us on Saturday, April 26th, at a Gala Dinner in ARTlab, the School of Art’s brand new home on the Fort Garry Campus of the University of Manitoba.

Speakers include the Honourable Shelley Glover, Pat Bovey, Dominique Rey, Sharon Alward, Paul Hess, and Mary Ann Steggles.

Enjoy a sumptuous dinner, tour the BFA exhibition, and bid on silent auction prizes and original artwork by

  • Cliff Eyland
  • Dominique Rey
  • Elizabeth, Roy
  • Grace Nickel
  • Holger Kalberg
  • Kevin Kelly
  • Krisjanis Kaktins-Gorsline
  • Leigh Bridges
  • Mark Neufeld
  • Paul Hess
  • Sarah Ciurysek
  • Ufuk Gueray

And a special thanks for generous contributions from

  • Cineplex Odeon
  • Cre8ive Supply
  • CTV
  • Border Crossings Magazine
  • Harvest Moon Festival
  • Parlour
  • Photo Central
  • Plug In ICA
  • Public Yoga
  • Sounding Stone
  • University of Manitoba Bookstore
  • Warehouse Art
  • Winnipeg Art Gallery Gift Shop

Dinner proceeds will support a scholarship for students entering the Masters of Fine Arts program at the University of Manitoba.

Tickets are $125. To purchase yours, please contact
Mary Ann Steggles
P. 204.272.1519

For more information on the Gala please visit



Additional events celebrating the centennial of the art school include: the exhibition
On Principle: 100 years of Creative Direction of the School of Art (April 17 – May 23) which traces the evolution of the School of Art through work created by the Principals and Directors both past and present; and the symposium, Indigenizing the Campus through Art (April 26).

For details on the all 100th anniversary celebrations, visit


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