Category Announcements

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 […]

Notice Regarding Advising Drop-in & Appointment Times!

Advisors are here for you. Please do not hesitate to visit a Student Advisor if you have any questions or concerns regarding the School of Art program, courses, registration, or anything else that you would like to talk about. Stop by either advising office during their Drop in Schedule or simply send an email request for […]

Office Closing Early

Happy Thanksgiving!   This coming Monday October 9 is Thanksgiving and the University will be closed. The office will be closing early this Friday October 6 at 3:30pm. 

School of Art Alum is competing in the Bombay Artisan Competition

Recent graduate Tianma Chu has entered the Bombay Artisan Competion. Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series and Artsy have partnered to find the next big artist in North America. Grand prize includes a trip to Miami to have your artwork presented at SCOPE, an NYC Artsy Special Project and cash. Tianma writes: Hi, Everyone My name is Tianma Chu, […]

SOA is looking for Student Monitors

The School of Art is looking for Student Monitors in the following areas, Ceramics, Printmaking, Foundation, Sculpture, Photography and Gallery. Please read through the job description below carefully. If you think you are a suitable candidate please submit your resume and cover letter to the Main Office, 313 ARTlab, Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 […]

Crafting the Future: A National Student Exhibition

Congratulations to a few of our recent grads who are being featured! Several of our recent School of Art graduates were featured in a national exhibition at the Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD). Our former students Grace Han (MFA 2016), Loricia Matheson (BFA Honours 2017), Chelsey Thiessen (BFA Honours 2017), James Turowski (BFA […]

SOFA SA Wants Your Garbage Art!

SOFA SA writes: SUBMIT YOUR GARBAGE ART TO SOFA!! We are requesting artworks made with or derived from discarded materials found on the University of Manitoba campus.  Participation is open to all.  Experimentation with material, space and limits of the term ‘artwork’ is the goal. We are encouraging participants to reflect on the material’s origins […]