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SOA Gallery Events

LINO PRINTING WORKSHOP On October 25th join us in the School of Art Gallery for a Lino printing workshop! This is a drop-in workshop, so come when you can and leave when you need. Average project completion time is between 10 and 20 minutes. All supplies are FREE. This is a particularly handy workshop if […]

Prairie Modernist Noir: The Disappearance of the Manitoba Telephone Booth

PERFORMANCE BY JEANNE RANDOLPH Platform Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts writes: PERFORMANCE | Monday 15 October, 7:00 PM PLATFORM centre is pleased to announce a new extemporization by Jeanne Randolph (MB) on 15 October at 7:00 PM. Titled Prairie Modernist Noir: The Disappearance of the Manitoba Telephone Booth, the resultant script from the performance will become […]

Artist Talks, Open Studios, Visits and more!

REVA STONE’S ARTIST RESIDENCY Winnipeg artist Reva Stone takes up artistic residence in the School of Art for 10 weeks in the fall term. From September 24 – November 30, she will engage with students individually and in groups, through studio visits, public talks, classroom visits, and study groups. She will also be continuing work […]

Happening at MAWA on October 12

JANET MORTON ARTIST TALK MAWA writes: Friday, October 12, 2018 5:30pm MAWA, 611 Main Street Free, everyone is welcome! Janet Morton is best known for Cozy, a sculptural installation that completely covered a functional home on Toronto Island with 800 off-white sweaters. The piece evolved out of thoughts regarding home and homelessness and reflected her […]

Keith Fullerton Whitman Artist Talk

SEND + RECEIVE: VIDEO POOL MEDIA ARTS CENTRE Artist Talk: Send + Receive and Video Pool Media Arts Centre Date / time: Sunday October, 7 2pm Location: The Output Over the course of an hour-long presentation, Keith Fullerton Whitman will discuss the challenges one must face when approaching electronic instrumentation in an orchestral manner. His “Redactions” and “Generators” setups […]

Inspire Community Outreach

VOLUNTEER ART TEACHERS WANTED Our School of Art Advisor has coordinated with a local outreach group that works with teens. They are looking for School of Art students to come out and teach art classes! This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to go into education or art therapy, or for anyone wanting to […]

Open Exhibition Call: Platform

PLATFORM CENTRE FOR PHOTOGRAPHIC + DIGITAL ARTS: SUBMISSION DEADLINE OCTOBER 5 Platform writes: CALL: ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION CALL DEADLINE | 5 October PLATFORM welcomes proposals for new or recent work by contemporary artists, artist collectives, curators or collaborations practicing within the realm of photographic and digital art practices. To gain a greater understanding of the […]

Video Pool is Looking for Volunteers

WE NEED YOU! Video Pool writes: WE NEED YOU: Video Pool is looking for volunteers! We are seeking people for the low-pressure task of gallery-sitting in Poolside on select weekends, 12-5 PM. Volunteers are provided with a desk, wi-fi and earn $15/hour to be used towards the rental of mobile equipment and use of our […]

Hedwig Bollhagen and the Velten Ceramic Workshops

A PAPER PRESENTATION BY DR. MARY ANN STEGGLES Dr Mary Ann Steggles will present a paper presentation on German ceramic designer, Hedwig Bollhagen and the Velten ceramic workshops at the International conference, Creative Women at the end of the First World War.  Endings and New Beginnings.  University of Guelph, October 5-7.  The confence marks the […]

Opportunity Available

SCHOOL OF ART STUDENT AMBASSADORS The School of Art is looking for 2 Student Ambassadors Term – From October to May 10 Hours of work Attend the Evening of Excellence; Portfolio workshops; Open house during reading week; do parent/prospective student tours Working under the supervision of the Advising Office you would be responsible to represent […]