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Apply to the School of Art: Portfolio Workshops Available

Interested in applying to the School of Art at the University of Manitoba? Attend one of the two workshops being offered! The purpose of these workshops is to help potential applicants in preparing digital portfolios as part of the requirement for the application to the School of Art at the University of Manitoba. The Workshops […]

Unfolding Pages: Erwin Huebner’s Artists’ Books

Hear about Erwin Huebner’s exhibition from the man himself! This week at the Gallery, in conjunction with Third Thursdays, Erwin Huebner in Conversation, October 19, 1 – 2 pm Professor Erwin Huebner will talk informally about the imaginative forms of his books and how he marries the form and content. Within his exhibition, Unfolding Pages: […]

SOA Alums featured in “Printober”

Congratulations Katherine Boyer, Chelsey Thiessen, & Hanna Reimer! The Plains Art Museum writes: October 8, 2017 – January 7, 2018 Printober: College Print Exchange Starion Financial Gallery This year’s College Print Exchange includes the six regional universities that have historically participated in this annual exchange: Minnesota State University Moorhead, North Dakota State University, Concordia College, […]

Public Parking: A Journal for highlighting emerging creatives

  Public parking is seeking to commission writers, editors and interviewers for an online publication! No qualifications, just an interest is required. If you are interested, please email Check out our website at as well as our insta @public_parking

Floe Edge: Contemporary Art And Collaborations From Nunavut

The Urban Shaman Gallery writes: Floe Edge: Contemporary Art And Collaborations From Nunavut September 8 – October 14, 2017 Every spring, the dark open waters of the Arctic Ocean meet the frozen sea ice along a line called the floe edge. Sometimes also called “the line of life,” the floe edge forms a dynamic ecosystem […]

Welcome Students of The School of Art!

Another year has begun at the School of Art and we are so excited! As a welcome, and a bit of a refresher, we’ve put together a sort of a FAQ list for new and returning students. Locker Info –  Now that your back on campus you can visit the Main office, from 11:00 am – […]

The School of Art is Hiring: Drawing/Painting Technician

The School of Art is hoping to hire a Drawing/Painting Technician! Please read the description below and follow the link to apply online. QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIRED  • A Bachelor of Fine Arts degree is required, it is expected that the technician be a working artist. EXPERIENCE  • Related knowledge and experience in the field of […]

Four U of M BFA Students featured in Art Mûr Exhibition in Montréal!

In it’s 13th edition Fresh Paint / New Construction 2017 selects four BFA Graduates from the U of M. A huge congratulations to Chelsey Thiessen, Tianma Chu, Scott Smith and Carolyne Kroeker (aka Caro LaFlamme) who have been chosen from a Canada-wide pool of applicants to be featured in the Art Mûr Exhibition in Montréal! Michael Patten from […]

Art Exhibition on Campus: Sögubrot

“Sögubrot” Featuring in our own Elizabeth Dafoe Library!   “Sögubrot” means The History – exhibition features View a vast collection of fascinating and stirring monoprints showcased for sale Thursday, August 3 – Friday, September 29, open 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. These are the artist’s expression of her beloved culture, its language, stories, fables and mythology. […]

MFA Student Bonnie Marin, Show Opening at Flatlanders Studio

Flatlanders Studio presents Just Toyin’ Around Flatlanders studio writes: This group exhibition made up of artist from all over the world and curated by Douglas Lewis. Each artist is asking the question, what is the role of art in a capitalist Western society? Is art merely seen as entertainment for public consumption, or can art […]