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New Exhibit in the Main Gallery of the Urban Shaman Contemporary Aboriginal Art

Join the Urban Shawman Gallery at the Opening Reception for Home=Land Surveys (And Other Atrocities) The Urban Shaman writes: Home=Land Surveys (And Other Atrocities) Artist: Roger Crait Dates: June 23 – July 29, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday June 23, 8pm-11pm Artist Statement This much-anticipated solo exhibition by local Winnipegger, Roger Crait, is an assault on the […]

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 – […]

Ceramic Studio Time Available!

Itching to get back into the studio? Here is an opportunity to produce work in the ceramics studio from Thursday, June 1st through to Monday, July 31st. For a daily fee you will have access to the hand building or wheel throwing areas in Ceramics from. All interested students must have successfully completed either Ceramics 1 […]

Call to Artists: The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada launches 3rd Annual AIRBORNE ART PROJECT

AIRBORNE ART PROJECT The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada is hosting its 3rd annual Airborne Art Project putting out an open call for all artists in all mediums. They write: Throw caution to the wind and let your imagination take flight! The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada is pleased to launch its 3rd […]

Sanksannica Lita Fontaine Book Launch

The Urban Shaman Gallery invites the public to their Gallery on Saturday, May 27 at 3pm  and to the AGSM on the evening of Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7pm for Lita Fontaine’s book launch! The Urban Shaman Gallery writes: While Lita Fontaine is a contemporary visual artist, just as importantly she is a traditionalist in […]

2017 MFA Thesis Exhibitions

The School of Art and School of Art Gallery are pleased to present thesis exhibitions and oral examinations by Master of Fine Art students in two parts: 3… 2.. 1. Chaos: Mallory Donen, Bonnie Marin, and Pancho Puelles; with the second exhibition including works by Hassan Kamali Jami, Lori Lofgren and Kelley Morrell. All events […]

Indigenous Leadership Roundtable 2017

The Roundtable features Indigenous Leaders from across the country sharing their experiences and perspectives on empowering Indigenous peoples, improving education in Indigenous communities and advancing reconciliation. It will be moderated by The Right Honourable Paul Martin, Former Prime Minister of Canada. For more details please click here. Date:      Thursday, May 4, 2017 Time:      11:00 a.m. […]

TURISMO: School of Art Alumnus Solo Exhibition

 John Patterson, School of Art Alumnus, (BFA Honours, 2015) is having a solo exhibition. Opening: May 11, 7:00 pm Exhibition Statement: Turismo is guiding and focussing attentions onto specific objects and spaces. The words in Turismo are approximations. The art features irrelevant history, like multiple seasons of reality shows where the self-contained history of the show […]

Urban Shawman Contemporary Aboriginal Art Presents: Traces

Traces Curator: Becca Taylor Artists: Tanya Lukin Linklater, Dion Kaszas, Jaime Black Running dates at the gallery: May 4th to June 10th, 2017 Schedule May 4: 4pm – 7pm – Dion Kaszas Performance 7pm – Jaime Black Performance May 5: 7pm – Official Opening and Artists Talks 8pm – Tanya Lukin Linklater performance Curatorial Statement: […]