Category Announcements

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 […]

Hedwig Bollhagen and the Velten Ceramic Workshops

A PAPER PRESENTATION BY DR. MARY ANN STEGGLES Dr Mary Ann Steggles will present a paper presentation on German ceramic designer, Hedwig Bollhagen and the Velten ceramic workshops at the International conference, Creative Women at the end of the First World War.  Endings and New Beginnings.  University of Guelph, October 5-7.  The confence marks the […]

CAST Art and Objects

NOW AVAILABLE Associate Professor Grace Nickel’s work is included in CAST Art and Objects. The authors Jen Townsend and Renée Zettle-Sterling have created an impressive volume that presents the tradition of casting in all its forms. From Ai Weiwei to Sèvres, the 400-plus-page book includes over 800 images of works that are “made using humanity’s most transformational process.” CAST is now […]

In the Tache Arts Complex

HOMECOMING CONCERT: THE JOY OF MAKING MUSIC TOGETHER Cory Cameron writes: “As part of the Homecoming festivities, the Desautels Faculty of Music will be hosting their annual Homecoming Concert. Don’t miss performances by the Desautels Faculty of Music on Wednesday, September 26, from 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m in the Taché Arts Complex. The concert will showcase the […]

Change your Password!

PASSWORD AND USAGE AGREEMENTS EXPIRING NEXT MONTH IST Communications writes: The University’s new Password Standard and Computer Accounts Usage Agreement requires everyone to change passwords and re-accept the usage agreement on an annual basis. Starting next month all students are required to change their password and re-accept the usage agreement on an annual basis. All expiring accounts will receive […]

Glimpses by the Forest Edge

A SERIES OF PAINTINGS BY PATRICIA ESCHUK The show will run at the Fleet Galleries, 65 Albert Street, from Oct. 1 to the 17. The opening party is Oct. 4 from 7 to 9:30 pm.  The show will also be open late on Oct. 5 on First Friday in the Exchange and the artist will […]

György Kepes’ New Landscape and the Cybernetics of “Nature”

A PAPER PRESENTATION BY PROFESSOR OLIVER A.I. BOTAR Prof. Oliver A. I. Botar will be presenting a paper entitled: György Kepes’ New Landscape and the Cybernetics of “Nature” At a symposium being organized by Dr. Charissa Terranova at the The Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History of the University of Texas at Dallas on Friday, October 12th. Prof. Botar […]

Our Website Needs Your Help

HELP US BUILD A NEW UMANITOBA.CA! As part of a new information architecture development, the University of Manitoba is looking for students to fill out a short online user test. When you complete the test, you will be entered to win one of three $50 Bookstore gift cards, plus you’ll be helping us make the […]