Tag Archives: 2016-09-07, 2016-09-014, 2016-09-21, 2016-09-28

Check out SOA’s Professor Alward’s new documentary Exiled Mothers

Honoring Inuit artist Annie Pootoogook

Inuit artist Annie Pootoogook’s body found in Ottawa river – The Globe and Mail She was the artist who put the contemporary in contemporary Inuit art, a catalyst for other Inuit artists, young and old, to deal with life as it was in Canada’s North, an award-winning international standard-bearer. And now Annie Pootoogook is dead […]

Calling all photographers: CMHR asks Canadians to submit their photos

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights wants your photos. (Holly Caruk/CBC) Calling all photographers: CMHR asks Canadians to submit their photos – Manitoba – CBC News If you want to see your work on the walls of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, now is your chance. The CMHR is calling on Canadians to send in […]

The Inuit ‘blanket’ made from circuit boards.

Check out the Canadian Museum of History for some interesting Inuit artwork. Photo Credit:Daniel Roscoe The ememo is sent out on a weekly basis every Wednesday. All news submissions must be submitted by email to fineart@umanitoba.ca before Tuesday at 4:30pm to be considered for the following week’s  

Calling for applications

Children Rising is mentorship program involving cultural exchanges with youth from Skownan First Nation while being supported through Career Trek. Applications are due Sept. 30. Below are some key links and program descriptions.   Want to get some hands-on experience and give back to community?  Consider applying for a Service-Learning program! Our programs are community-based […]

Superimposition: Sculpture and Image | Nadia Belerique, Valérie Blass, Ursula Johnson, Kelly Lycan, Ursula Mayer, Kristin Nelson, Dominique Rey and Andrea Roberts.

Superimposition: Sculpture and Image Nadia Belerique, Valérie Blass, Ursula Johnson, Kelly Lycan, Ursula Mayer, Kristin Nelson, Dominique Rey and Andrea Roberts. Opening: Saturday October 1, 2016 from 8pm to 1am Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art Unit 1 – 460 Portage Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba Plug In ICA launches our fall program with a major group exhibition […]

Hank Bull: Connexion

School of Art Gallery, University of Manitoba September 29 – December 2, 2016 Events Opening Reception: September 29, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. The artist, Hank Bull, will do a Walkthrough during the exhibition, Connexion, at 5:45pm on September 29. Artist Talk: postponed until November. 136 ARTlab The School of Art Gallery is pleased to present […]

Prof Botar lectures on Moholy-Nagy and New Media Art at SAIC

Prof. Oliver Botar will be holding a lecture on “Moholy-Nagy and New Media Art” at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago on Thursday, September 29th, before attending the opening of the Art Institute of Chicago leg of the Moholy-Nagy retrospective currently touring the United State: “Moholy-Nagy: Future — Present”   The ememo is […]

BACKPACKING WITH A PURPOSE

Operation Groundswell is a non-profit organization that runs international volunteering programs, focusing on social justice issues and working alongside local activists, organizations, and communities. We are looking for globally conscious and socially active students who want to explore some of the most complex and beautiful countries in the world! If you’re into cultural exchange, meaningful community service, […]

New Research Colloquium Series

University of Manitoba Institute for the Humanities New Research Colloquium Series DR. CARLA MANFREDI University of Winnipeg “Reconstructing Robert Louis Stevenson’s Pacific Photographs” Thursday, September 22 at 2:30 pm 305 Tier Building All are Welcome. The ememo is sent out on a weekly basis every Wednesday. All news submissions must be submitted by email to fineart@umanitoba.ca before […]