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Do you have a great idea?

CANHACK150 is partnering with IIDEXCanada to find the next great hack! They write: CanHack150 is partnering with IIDEXCanada with a fun way to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday through great design. We want you to take a great Canadian Idea, Invention or Innovation and hack it to make it more inclusive or accessible. Form a team […]

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 […]

First Year Minneapolis Field Trip

Calling all School of Art first year students! This field trip is an exciting opportunity to kick off the school year in a big way! Immerse yourself in the art and culture Minneapolis has to offer, all while getting to know your peers. The dates for the field trip are: October 18 – 21, 2017. Friday, September […]

Manitoba Winner of BMO 1st Art 2017: Chelsey Thiessen!

Canada’s Brightest Young Artists Celebrated in 15th Annual BMO 1st Art! Competition! U of M School of Art Alumna Chelsea Thiessen is one of the regional winners. BMO writes: Winners were selected from 303 entries from across the country, the highest number of submissions since the competition began in 2003. This year, the prize value […]

Martha Street Studio Annual Call for Submissions: Main Gallery

Submit Today! Martha Street Studio has opened their Annual Call for Submissions, they write: Deadline for Submissions: September 1st, 2017 Martha Street Studio exhibits a wide range of print-based work from traditional to contemporary, including work that pushes the limits of what is considered printmaking. CARFAC fees are paid for selected exhibitions. If you wish […]

Employment Opportunity: Association of Manitoba Museums

Dalnavert is looking for an Intern Curator! The Association of Manitoba Museums writes: Intern Curator (YCW-BCH position) 22 weeks (110 days), 30 hrs/wk, $15.00 hourly wage September 21, 2017 – March 25, 2018 This is an exciting time to join the Friends of Dalnavert Museum. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from […]

Promotion/Tenure Notices

Tell us what you think. The following candidates from the School of Art will have a tenure/ promotion hearing this fall: Assistant Professor Shepherd Steiner Assistant Professor Holger Kalberg 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 that submissions […]

Dry Media III – An Herbarium Art Workshop

Learn how to integrate dried preserved plant specimens into your art! Diana Sawatzky, the Assistant Curator for WIN Herbarium, from the Department of Biological Sciences on campus writes: Dry Media III – An Herbarium Art Workshop An herbarium is a biorepository of dried, preserved plant specimens for scientific study. The University of Manitoba Herbarium houses […]

SOFA: Call for Web Developer/Designer

SOFA SA is in the process of developing its own website! We’re looking for a University of Manitoba School of Art undergraduate student, returning to their studies in Fall of 2017, to work alongside SOFA SA council in development of this site. The position is funded by SOFA SA. The contract begins on July 14th, […]

The School of Art Gallery is Hiring!

The School of Art Gallery is looking a recent BFA or MFA graduate to fill a 6-month position as Gallery Program Assistant. Gallery Program Assistant at School of Art Gallery Deadline for applications: July 28, 2017 Summary of Duties Reporting to the Gallery Administrative Assistant at the School of Art Gallery, the incumbent will work […]