Tag Archives: Ememo 2014-04-16

Weekly Ememo – April 17, 2014

JUMP TO: Opportunities | Calls for Submission | Events | Contact Us Announcements BFA Graduating Exhibition opens on Saturday, April 19! Opening Reception runs from 5PM – 8PM in ARTlab. Don’t forget to vote for your favourite exhibiting artist in the People’s Choice Vote. Congratulations to three of our own for making the Long-list for […]

Press Release | Indigenizing the Campus Through Art

Keynote speaker: Robert Houle Presenters: Michelle LaVallee, Mackenzie Gallery, Regina; Jenny Western, University of Manitoba; Sherry Farrell Racette, University of Manitoba; Cathy Mattes, University of Brandon; the Ephemerals, University of Winnipeg.   The School of Art’s 100th anniversary symposium, Indigenizing the Campus Through Art: Past and Future Perspectives, includes speakers: acclaimed artist Robert Houle, Michelle […]

100 Years | Gala Fundraising Dinner Speakers and Donors Announced

Celebrate with us on Saturday, April 26th, at a Gala Dinner in ARTlab, the School of Art’s brand new home on the Fort Garry Campus of the University of Manitoba. Speakers include the Honourable Shelley Glover, Pat Bovey, Dominique Rey, Sharon Alward, Paul Hess, and Mary Ann Steggles. Enjoy a sumptuous dinner, tour the BFA […]

2014 BFA Graduating Exhibition | School of Art Celebrates 100 Years of Launching Artists’ Careers

On April 19, with the opening of the 2014 BFA Graduating Exhibition, the University of Manitoba’s School of Art celebrates the artistic achievements of 28 graduating students, plus 100 years of educating future artists and art historians. In an exciting format that takes full advantage of ARTlab’s architecture, 26 artists, spring and fall graduates of […]

U of M launches Childcare Initiative

UofM’s new childcare initiative: http://umanitoba.ca/childcare/ “In an effort to better support its student, staff and faculty parents, the University of Manitoba has launched a new Childcare Initiative. This important initiative comes in response to a 2013 report prepared by a U of M childcare working group comprised of students, staff and faculty members. The report […]

Grace Kankindi: Victims of the Genocide Against the Tutsi

GoSA presents Victims of the Genocide against the Tutsi | Grace Kankindi April 14 – April 18, 2014 Please join us during the gallery’s open hours, Monday – Friday, 9 – 4 pm.   In 1994, more than 800,000 members of the Tutsi group were murdered in a state-sponsored genocide that lasted only 100 days […]

SOFA | BFA Graduating Exhibition After-Party

After seeing all of the amazing things that the BFA Honours graduates have been creating all year, join the students to let off some steam and enjoy some great music! Tickets are $10 and available at Answers, Into the Music, Music Traders, and from our SOFASA Social Convenor, Joy. Party time: 9 pm. Party place: […]

National Youth Arts Week

National Youth Arts Week Dates: May 1-7, 2014   WHAT IS NYAW? It’s about eruptions of art and creativity from coast to coast to coast. It’s about inspiring youth leadership through creative expression. It’s about generating excitement around youth, art, creativity and community engagement. It’s about building a movement that will continue to grow once […]

Martha Street Studio – April Art Sale

This April, Martha Street Studio is offering a special deal on art purchases. 10% off for non-members, current members get 15% off (which includes their 10% discount). This deal only applies for cash & carry artwork, meaning no layaways or time payments. Print Shop items are not included. Martha Street Studio houses a large collection of print-based […]

Silent Transformation

PRESENTING IN THE MARVIN FRANCIS MEDIA GALLERY In conjunction with Platform Centre fore Photographic + Digital Arts Raymond Boisjoly | Silent Transformation Location: Urban Shaman 
Dates: April 4 – June 7, 2014 Tea and Bannock Reception from 3-5pm
 at Urban Shaman on Friday, April 4 Opening Reception at 8pm at Platform Centre for
Photographic + Digital […]