Tag Archives: 2016-12-21

“A Place Between – A Multimedia, Multi-venue Arts Project”

    The Board of Directors and Staff at Urban Shaman Gallery are excited to announce our upcoming project, “A Place Between – A Multimedia, Multi-venue Arts Project.” This project is about the Aboriginal Children and Child Welfare System, more specifically the 60’s scoop practice, which includes apprehending unusually high numbers of Indigenous children in Canada […]

Call for a ceramics program this summer!

Camp Weequahic, is a private co-ed summer camp in Northeast Pennsylvania, and we’re looking for counselors to help lead our ceramics program this summer. This position is for someone who will love living in a bunk with campers, helping them gain confidence on in the studio, and enjoy spending time with our other staff members, […]

U of M School of art’s own Technician, Chris Pancoe selected to team up with snow and ice sculpting experts to make Kapoor’s “Stackhouse”!

World-renowned artist Anish Kapoor, whose sculptures are in public places around the globe, is creating a warming hut that will be featured this winter along Winnipeg’s river trail. Kapoor, best known for his large-scale public projects, including Chicago’s Cloud Gate, is designing a piece made entirely of ice blocks called Stackhouse. U of M School of art’s own Technician, […]

Opportunity for Design Students! Deadline Feb 15th

Dear Designers, This is an amazing opportunity. I want to encourage those of you planning to enter the 4th year Honours option as designers, to consider applying for an Undergraduate Research Award. I would be happy to supervise and work together. Fairly generous awards at $6500 for 16 weeks. Application Deadline is February 15, 2017. […]

Caroline Dukes Being There – On now at the SoA Gallery!

Caroline Dukes Being There School of Art Gallery, University of Manitoba Exhibition Dates: December 13, 2016 – January 10, 2017 Across diverse media, Caroline Dukes investigated notions of presence and absence, memory and belonging, loss and resilience in monumental artworks that command attention and invite participation. Caroline Dukes Being There is a selection of works […]


CALL TO VISUAL ARTISTS Open to all painters, sculptors, assemblage artists, photographers, fabric artists, potters, printmakers – this is for professionals, amateurs and Sunday artists. Artfest 2017 sponsored by Crescent Fort Rouge United Church. For submissions to participate in Artfest 2017 Art Show Friday 28 April 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. (opening reception and speaker) Saturday 29 April 12:00 […]

Winters Cold but News is Hot -Arts Network newsletter

2016 is coming to a close… but there is lots in store for 2017. We have a new roster of artists touring over the next year and a half. 2017-2018 Touring Artists We are currently accepting bookings for the 2017-2018 performing arts season. Here is a list of the artists available for booking: • Comedy […]

SERVICE CANADA Get your Social Insurance Number on campus!

Once again, Service Canada will be on campus in January 2017 to issue SIN’s to qualifying students and workers. Please read the information below or visit the IC website for all of the information: http://umanitoba.ca/international/events.html SERVICE CANADA Get your Social Insurance Number on campus! Students can attend either session. Visit the website for times and […]


In keeping with the spirit of giving! SOA’s Gwen Band is donating a signed pen-and-wash drawing by Patrick Hoyos.  All proceeds will be donated to the Toy Drive, put on by MFA Student Lori Lofgren. The message printed on the back: “During the early years of this century, pottery manufactured at Chalky Mount, St. Andrew was brought […]

SOA Students – New postings available

SOA Students! Please be advised that there are some new postings available on the UofM HR website.