Category Announcements

The School of Art is Hiring: Drawing/Painting Technician

The School of Art is hoping to hire a Drawing/Painting Technician! Please read the description below and follow the link to apply online. QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIRED  • A Bachelor of Fine Arts degree is required, it is expected that the technician be a working artist. EXPERIENCE  • Related knowledge and experience in the field of […]

Four U of M BFA Students featured in Art Mûr Exhibition in Montréal!

In it’s 13th edition Fresh Paint / New Construction 2017 selects four BFA Graduates from the U of M. A huge congratulations to Chelsey Thiessen, Tianma Chu, Scott Smith and Carolyne Kroeker (aka Caro LaFlamme) who have been chosen from a Canada-wide pool of applicants to be featured in the Art Mûr Exhibition in Montréal! Michael Patten from […]

SOFA SA Summer 2017 Call for Proposals

SOFA Students Association is very excited to announce our Summer 2017 Call for Proposals for the Student Equipment Initiative Fund (SEIF) The SEIF has been established by the School of Art Student Association so that money contributed shall be used in a manner that benefits the majority of the student body (current registered students), as […]

Be A Mentor, Make A Difference!

New Student Peer Mentorship Program SOFA SA and Student Peer Mentorship Program SOFA SA is very excited to announce that we are partnering with the University of Manitoba‘s Peer Mentorship Program for this upcoming academic year! The program matches Mentors in upper-year academics with Mentee’s just entering their academics. For Mentors its an excellent opportunity […]

Aesthetica Art Prize

Call for Entries! Aesthietica wirtes: Aesthetica Art Prize The Aesthetica Art Prize 2017 is open for entries. Now in its 11th year, the Prize presents an opportunity for emerging and established artists to showcase their work to new international audiences and further their engagement in the art world. Prizes include: £5,000 Main Prize Winner £1,000 […]

Large Format Printing Notice!

Large Format Printing July Closure: Large Format Printing/Vinyl Cutting will be closed this year in the month of July. Closing July 3 and re-opening on July 31.

LandMarks: Place and Placelessness

LandMarks: Place and Placelessness Please join us at an exhibition of site-specific artwork by: Robyn Adams Jean Borbridge Katherine Boyer Ellaina Brown Meganelizabeth Diamond Nichol Marsch Laura Monkman Sammi St. Clair Lauren Wiebe Emily Wolverton LandMarks: Place and Placelessness Exhibition: June 13-21, 2017 At The Forks National Historic Site and at Union Station * Projects […]

2017 MFA Thesis Exhibition: Make Life Still

Make Life Still The School of Art and the Art Gallery are pleased to present the second thesis exhibitions and oral examinations of the Master of Fine Art students in, Make Life Still. Make Life Still, including works by Hassan Kamali Jamil, Lori Lofgren and Kelley Morrell.  June 13 – 23, 2017 Reception: June 16, 6:30 pm – […]

Congratulations to Qidong Bai

Congratulations to Qidong Bai! (BFA Honours 2016), who has recently been accepted into the MA Illustration and Visual Media program at the University of the Arts in London, England. Congratulations Qidong! Illustration by Qidong Bai If you or someone you know from the Faculty of Arts at the University of Manitoba has received an exciting […]

National Gallery of Canada 2017 Sobey Art Award

Congratulations Divya Mehra! The National Gallery of Canada writes: The finalists for the 14th edition of Canada’s prestigious contemporary art prize, the 2017 Sobey Art Award, were announced today by the Sobey Art Foundation and the National Gallery of Canada. By choosing a nominee from five different regions, the award provides visibility and support to young Canadian […]