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Friday, March 30th University Closed

The SOA Offices, and U of M will be closed! Good Friday, University Closed. The SOA and U of M will re-open on Monday, April 2nd.

Open Call for Student Gallery

Student Gallery In Tache II As a way of marking the successful first academic year in the Student Gallery, the Curatorial Committee is putting on a group show to close the semester. Students are asked to submit an image of one work along with the title, medium, date and dimensions to before April 10th, […]

Wasagaming Community Arts Looking To Hire Students!

Two Full-Time Seasonal Positions Available! Wasagaming Community Arts (WCA) is a not-for-profit art gallery and community space located in Riding Mountain National Park. We hold five exhibitions, offer both adult and children’s classes, host fundraisers and community events and have an in-house gallery boutique. There are two full-time seasonal employees, Gallery Administrator Intern and Gallery […]

BLINKERS Launch Fundraiser

SOA Alumni Exhibition An exciting new experimental gallery and project space  is opening up in downtown Winnipeg, created by four of our former students: Kristina Banera, Hannah Doucet, John Patterson, and Rachael Thorleifson, launch party taking place on Friday, March 23. They write: BLINKERS LAUNCH FUNDRAISER Friday March 23rd, 2018 7pm – 2am 520 Hargrave […]

SOA Alumni featured in Urban Shaman Exhibition: Roots Above Branches

Roots Above Branches Artists: Robyn Adam, Niamh Dooley, Danielle Fenn, Kristin Flattery, Shawn Gosek, Sarah Stewart April 6 to May 19, 2018 Opening Reception: Friday April 6, 8pm-11pm (opened for First Friday 5-11pm) Artist Statement Roots Above Branches is a collective of six recent University of Manitoba – School of Art Indigenous graduates from the […]

Congratulations Karen Justl!

SOA Insturctor Karen Justl wins RBC Diversity for Women in Technology Scholarship! Karen Justl has RBC Diversity for Women in Technology Scholarship to attend FITC The Technology & Creativity Conference in Toronto April 8th to 10th. Karen writes: “I applied with my teaching philosophy that includes inspiring the young women I teach in the graphic design program at the SoA to pursue careers […]

Free, Drop-in Embossing Workshop!

Free, Drop-in Embossing Workshop Thursday March 22nd 370 ARTlab, anytime from 11:30-2:30 The SOA Gallery is hosting a workshop where you can try out some different embossing techniques! Facilitated by 2017 Indigenous Designer in Residence Sébastien Aubin and Gallery Education Coordinator Lisa Schroeder, learn how to carve out your design in linoleum and emboss it into […]

occasional institute presents: Immortality for All: a film trilogy on Russian Cosmism by Anton Vidokle

All are welcome to this free event! March 23 at 7pm Room T2-266 in Tache Hall Music Addition, 136 Dafoe Rd. W, University of Manitoba Free and Open to all More info click here to visit the Facebook event page. About Today the Russian philosophy known as Cosmism has been largely forgotten. Its utopian tenets […]

Ghostly Spirits: The Hamiltons’ Photographic Experiments with Teleplasm, a Talk by Serena Keshavjee

Serena Keshavjee, Art History Prof. from U of W Giving Talk on Campus!