Category School of Art Administration

Jarvis Ave. Fire: Artist Relief

Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art writes:  On July 22, 2019, a catastrophic fire destroyed 274 Jarvis Avenue in Winnipeg, MB. 274 Jarvis Avenue was studio space to many Winnipeg-based artists and creative businesses. Thankfully no lives were lost. However, the loss of artwork, collections, archival material, supplies and tools for all the affected artists […]

SOA Gallery is Hiring a Director/Curator

Deadline: July 30 Director/Curator – School of Art Gallery, University of Manitoba Full Time Permanent Position Deadline: July 30, 2019 Expected start date: October 01, 2019 Job Description: Director/Curator School of Art Reporting to the Director of the School of Art, the Director/Curator is administratively responsible for the overall operations of the Gallery of the […]

Registering for Courses at SOA?

An Important Message from your Student Advisor The following message is sent on behalf of Heather Nicolson, Student Advisor, SOA: It is just about time to start registration for the Fall 2019 and Winter 2020 terms! The schedule is now posted so you can begin to look at planning your timetable. I’m working on emailing […]

Fragmented Realities: 2019 MFA Thesis Exhibitions

Exhibitions May 10 – June 7, 2019 Reception  June 7, 6:00 – 8:00 pm Oral exams June 3, 2:00 pm: Breanne Siwicki June 5, 2:00 pm: Naghmeh Jafari Firouzabadi June 6, 2:00 pm: Gayle Buzzi The School of Art and School of Art Gallery are pleased to present Fragmented Realities, the thesis exhibitions and oral […]

Professor Oliver Botar at the Mead in Amherst

Prof Oliver Botar will be participating in a Scholar’s Day Colloquium in conjunction with the Dimensionism exhibition at the Mead Art Museum of Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts on Monday, April 29th, along with University of Texas at Austin art history professor Linda Dalrymple Henderson, and Los Angeles County Museum curator Ilene Susan Fort.

Ceramics Studio Space Available

SOA Has Ceramic Space for Students this Summer These studios are open to all SOA students. The cost is $75 / week or $300 / month and includes Kiln Firing. The fee is non-refundable and to be paid by cash or debit at the SOA office. Students with studios will have after-hours swipe card access. […]

BFA Graduating Exhibition

PUBLIC RECEPTION Saturday April 27, 2019, 5 PM – 8 PM EXHIBITION HOURS Sun, April 28: 12 PM – 4 PM Mon – Wed, April 29 – May 10:00 AM – 4 PM LOCATION ARTlab Building 180 Dafoe Road University of Manitoba ABOUT THE EXHIBITION » The School of Art caps its academic year with […]

Leigh Bridges at Plan Z in Altea, Spain

Energetic Conduits – Exhibition by Leigh Bridges For Plan Z in Altea Spain, Bridges will present two new works that address ideas of functionalism and design in art in addition to notions central to modernist form, landscape and backyard Do-It-Yourself technology. “DIY Gathering Tool”, a stack of take-away posters consisting of a pop-out schematic of […]

Take Your Art Home

A Friendly Reminder from the School of Art As we approach the end of term, the planning begins for our BFA Graduation Exhibition. We will be clearing all furniture from the ARTlab spaces and painting walls. As such, please remove your artwork by the end of the day on April 9. If you cannot make […]

a cloak, a mirror, a net

An exhibition by senior students from the School of Art, University of Manitoba a cloak, a mirror, a net: An exhibition by senior students from the School of Art, University of Manitoba PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts (121-100 Arthur St.) RECEPTION | Friday, March 29 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM EXHIBITION | March […]