Category School of Art Administration

Donate to Winnipeg Harvest at the SOA General Office

OUR BIN WILL BE OUT UNTIL DECEMBER 21 Winnipeg Harvest writes: Winnipeg Harvest is a not-for-profit, community based organization. Our goals are to collect and share surplus food with people who are hungry and to offer training opportunities to help people step up and out of poverty. Our ultimate goal is to eliminate the need for food […]

Attend the SOA Town Hall

ALL STUDENTS ARE INVITED When: November 21, 9:00 am Where: 368 ARTlab Donuts and coffee will be provided! Join the conversation! Paul Hess (Director), David Foster (Associate Director) and Heather Nicolson (Student Advisor) will be on hand for an open discussion about the future of the school. Let us know what you would like to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Calling all Newly Admitted Students!

SCHOOL OF ART ORIENTATION IS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 All newly-admitted students are required to attend orientation at the School of Art. This is an opportunity to learn about the requirement of the degree program, meet some of the staff and your fellow students, have your student card activated for building and room access and to […]

Changes and Additions to Course Offerings in the School of Art

Some new classes have been added! The School of Art Advisor writes: There have been some changes and additions to the course offerings in the School of Art. Here are some new classes that have been added: Fall Term STDO 2690 T13: Digital Photography (CRN: 18206) STDO 3680 T59: Wood Fired Ceramics (CRN: 17985) STDO […]

Tenure/Promotion Consideration

Tell us what you think. The following candidates from the School of Art will have a tenure/ promotion hearing this fall: Assistant Professor Mark Neufeld Assistant Professor Dominique Rey Any submissions regarding the candidates with respect to their scholarship, teaching, and service are welcome. All submissions will be shared with the tenure committee. Please note […]

Candidate for Assistant Professor in Indigenous Art: Public Talk

The School of Art invites you to attend the public talk; Tradition is Contemporary, presented by Katherine Boyer, candidate for Assistant Professor in Indigenous Art. Where: School of Art, 364 ArtLab. When: May 29, 10:00 a.m As her Bio, Boyer writes: “Katherine Boyer is a multidisciplinary artist, whose work is focused on methods bound to textile arts and […]

Correction: Summer Studios

Please note: Please note that the Ceramic studio spaces are in the Ceramic/Sculpture building and are available for MAY, June and July!