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Apply to the School of Art: Portfolio Workshops Available

Interested in applying to the School of Art at the University of Manitoba? Attend one of the two workshops being offered! The purpose of these workshops is to help potential applicants in preparing digital portfolios as part of the requirement for the application to the School of Art at the University of Manitoba. The Workshops […]

Images Festival’s 2018 Open Call for Submissions

Images Festival’s 2018 Open Call for Submissions! They write: “Founded in 1988, Images Festival exhibits and encourages the work of artists producing film, video, installation, performance, and new media work outside of mainstream commercial production, distribution systems, and aesthetic conventions. We are currently accepting ON SCREEN for STUDENTS Submissions for the Festival’s 31st iteration, which  […]

GoSA: Exhibit Your Art, Take A Sclupture Tour on Campus

The Gallery of Student Art is currently seeking exhibition proposals   The GoSA located on the first floor of the University Centre is seeking proposals for art exhibits for the remainder of the Fall Term. Students from all of the U of M faculties are eligible to submit. For more information or to submit your […]

Unfolding Pages: Erwin Huebner’s Artists’ Books

Hear about Erwin Huebner’s exhibition from the man himself! This week at the Gallery, in conjunction with Third Thursdays, Erwin Huebner in Conversation, October 19, 1 – 2 pm Professor Erwin Huebner will talk informally about the imaginative forms of his books and how he marries the form and content. Within his exhibition, Unfolding Pages: […]

Do you have a great idea?

CANHACK150 is partnering with IIDEXCanada to find the next great hack! They write: CanHack150 is partnering with IIDEXCanada with a fun way to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday through great design. We want you to take a great Canadian Idea, Invention or Innovation and hack it to make it more inclusive or accessible. Form a team […]

BFA Alum Nicole Shimonek hosting Workshop

Video Pool Education Workshop: The Video Pool Media Arts Centre is hosting an Introduction to Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator workshop. They write: Participants will use basic design relationships to combine various elements to produce print ready documents. This workshop will go through process and tools of working in Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign. Students will learn to integrate […]

2017 SoA Referendum Notice From SOFA SA

SOFA SA has submitted this notice below for all students of the School of Art To all students at the School of Art, November 15 and 16, the Students of the School of Art, University of Manitoba will hold a Referendum on the terms of the School of Art Endowment. This email notice is the […]

Pancake Breakfast!

Join the School of Art’s Student Association once a month for a free pancake breakfast! SOFASA will be having a FREE pancake breakfast on every third Thursday for the remainder of the school year. Pancakes are FREE to all. The next one is Wednesday October 18th from 8:30-10am and takes place at the front entrance […]

SOA Alums featured in “Printober”

Congratulations Katherine Boyer, Chelsey Thiessen, & Hanna Reimer! The Plains Art Museum writes: October 8, 2017 – January 7, 2018 Printober: College Print Exchange Starion Financial Gallery This year’s College Print Exchange includes the six regional universities that have historically participated in this annual exchange: Minnesota State University Moorhead, North Dakota State University, Concordia College, […]

Uprooted, An Exhibition By Alum Gabriela Aguero

Flash Photographic Festival Features Gabriela Aguero Flash writes: Gabriela Aguero is a visual artist from Argentina who emigrated to Canada in 1985. She holds a BFA Honours from the University of Manitoba and MFA from Louisiana State University. In the past her work addressed issues of human rights, gender, technology and metamorphosis. Gabriela has been […]