Category Announcements

SOA Alumni in Focus

Jennifer Smith We are proud to announce that our Art History graduate Jennifer Smith has been appointed Indigenous Curator in residence at aceart by the National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition. While in this position, Jennifer curated the well-received exhibition “Oneself, and one another” at aceart this past summer. Congratulations Jenn! Jennifer Smith is a Métis […]

Artists Hide& Seek

New Exhibition Series: SOA Tache & Artlab Display Cabinets Artists Hide & Seek A mini exhibition series organized by Genevieve Farrell January 7 – 25, 2019 Installed within nine of the School of Art’s display cabinets found throughout the Artlab and Tache buildings, Artists Hide & Seek features profiles, advice to students, works of art, […]

Help yourself prepare for final exams

Study tips and preparing for exams UM Today writes: DECEMBER 3, 2018 —  It’s that time of year again. Final exams. Make the most of all your hard work by putting your best foot forward. Plan your study time, take care of your physical and mental health, and get some study tips from the experts. When […]

Dr. Mary Ann Steggles Going to Scotland

Professor’s Project Represents the Transience of Time Dr Mary Ann Steggles has been selected to spend part of her research leave as an Artist in Residence at Hospitalfield, a contemporary interdisciplinary arts centre in Arbroath, Scotland.  Hospitalfield was founded by Tironesian monks in the 13th century as a plague and leprosy hospice.  It was later […]

Information for the Holiday Closure

U of M will be Shut Down December 22 – January 2 IF YOU ARE IN 1000 – 3000 LEVEL COURSES: Please remember to remove all of your projects and to help with general clean-up You are permitted to use the ARTlab studios until December 12. At this point, all materials need to be moved […]

Donate to Winnipeg Harvest at the SOA General Office

OUR BIN WILL BE OUT UNTIL DECEMBER 21 Winnipeg Harvest writes: Winnipeg Harvest is a not-for-profit, community based organization. Our goals are to collect and share surplus food with people who are hungry and to offer training opportunities to help people step up and out of poverty. Our ultimate goal is to eliminate the need for food […]

Video Pool: Temporal Contours

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30 Video Pool Writes: Mirror Frame Marie-France Hollier + Cole Woods B.P. + Body of Intrigue Doors 7:30 / sound 8PM The Output 218-100 Arthur St Artspace Building Video Pool Media Arts Centre Co-sponsored by Eye and Ear Control Records who will be spinning records ’til late and Send + Receive: A Festival […]

Robert Archambeau Retrospective

EXHIBIT OPENS NOVEMBER 17 University of Manitoba Professor Emeritus Robert Archambeau’s Retrospective opens at the Winnipeg Art Gallery on November 17, 2018. “Robert Archambeau: A Conversation in Clay coincides with the 50th anniversary of Archambeau’s tenure as an instructor—now professor emeritus—at the University of Manitoba School of Art. It is an extraordinary legacy of studio excellence, […]

New Work by Grace Nickel

EXHIBITION AT C2 CENTRE Grace Nickel, Latticework No. 1, 2018, 3D printed stoneware and hand-built porcelain. Associate Professor Grace Nickel is showing new work in a group exhibition at C2 Centre, 1 – 329 Cumberland Ave. in Winnipeg’s Exchange District. The new ceramic works were created during her research leave with funding from the School of Art […]

SOA Student Wins First Prize

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALEXANDRA ROSS Congratulations to School of Art student Alexandra Ross who won first prize in the creative category of the University of Manitoba’s Undergraduate Research poster competition on October 26, 2018. Alexandra was selected to participate in the Undergraduate Research Award summer program and chose to work with the School of Art’s Associate […]