Category Weekly Ememo

Call For Submissions : Martha Street Studio Main Gallery

The Annual Call for Submissions to the Martha Street Studio Main Gallery is Open! Martha Street Studio writes: Deadline for Submissions: September 1st, 2018 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 […]

Call for Submissions: Illustrator for Children’s Book

  The School of Art is Looking for an  Illustrator Interested in Partnering with a Children’s Book Author. WAGE: $70 per image. 28 drawings in total – 26 page drawings required as well as a front and back cover. DETAILS: Colored hand drawings of notable places, and iconic Winnipeg landmarks. The purpose of the book […]

Art City June Calendar

The Art City Annual Parade will be on June 30th at 1pm. Bring your kids, your friends, your family and join in the fun! For more information about the Parade and all things Art City, click here.

Congratulations to Emma Mayer!

Congratulations to Emma Mayer, Winner of the University of Manitoba’s Gold Medal in Art. On Wednesday June 6th, Emma Mayer was recognized for her achievement in art at this year’s Spring convocation. UM Today featured an interview with Mayer, an excerpt reads: What is the most interesting thing that happened to you here? The most […]

Gallery Day with Canadian Art Magazine

On Saturday, June 9th, the WAG and Plug In ICA, are hosting an art talk for the exhibition SakKijajuk as well as a launch party for the Summer 2018 Issue “Translation” of Canadian Art Magazine. Canadian Art writes: Join us for a talk in the recently opened exhibition SakKijajuk at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, followed […]

The Cotton Ball: Manitoba Craft Council’s 40th Anniversary Fundraiser

The Manitoba Craft Council writes: The Manitoba Craft Council is turning 40!  In celebration, we invite you to The Cotton Ball. Dress up and join us Thursday, June 28, 2018 at The Park Theatre for a roaring twenties mix of live craft, live jazz/swing music, dancing, food & drinks, craft auction, fun and good company!  A night to celebrate the vitality of […]

Wood Kiln Building Workshop

The School of Art will be hosting a kiln building workshop with master potter Markus Boehm. Organized by Prof. Mary Ann Steggles, she writes: “Some fun and excitement along with some hard work will take place at the Ceramics/Sculpture Building on the University of Manitoba campus beginning at 8:30 June 21 and ending the evening […]

Summer Job at the School of Art Gallery: Gallery Information Assistant

The School of Art Gallery is accepting applications for the summer position of Gallery Information Assistant. The School of Art Gallery writes: Summer Job at School of Art Gallery: Gallery Information Assistant  The School of Art Gallery is looking for a student to fill an 8-week summer position as Gallery Information Assistant. The focus of […]

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity: May – July Application Deadlines

The Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity has a series of practicums and residencies with application deadlines this May, June and July. Apply today!   The following calls for submission as written by the Banff Centre for Art and Creativity: Indigenous Studio Practicum: Deadline Extended September 10, 2018 – August 31, 2019 Expand and enhance your technical and […]

Remembering Janice Dehod

The School of Art and its community are saddened to hear of the death of Janice Dehod on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. Janice was a life long learner who had two degrees from the University of Manitoba, a BA in Art History and a BFA in Studio and was working on her third. If you […]