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35 x 41-foot Artwork to be Installed on WAG Building Tonight!

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New installation by Winnipeg artist Kenneth Lavallee is part of INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE exhibit

Winnipeg, Manitoba, August 16, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery invites you to witness the unveiling of Creation Story, a new artwork by Kenneth Lavallee and the first piece to...

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Aug 16, 2017

Calling All Knitters! CRAFTED 2017 Supports Winnipeg Children and Youth

Two-day juried show and sale features artisans from Manitoba and Canada’s North

Winnipeg, Manitoba, August 3, 2017: Handmade toques, mitts, and socks will provide a colourful backdrop to this year’s CRAFTED: Show + Sale on November 3 and 4 at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. The third annual craft...

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Aug 3, 2017

WAG Announces Extended Hours for Final Two Weeks of Picasso

Winnipeg, Manitoba, July 27, 2017: “Absolutely amazing!” “Thought provoking.” “Love it!” Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) visitors are raving about Picasso in Canada and the National Gallery of Canada’s Man and Beast. The Vollard Suite of Prints. Both exhibitions are on view until August 13, and...

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Jul 27, 2017

Groundbreaking Indigenous Art Exhibition Coming to WAG this Fall

Winnipeg, Manitoba, July 13, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is excited to announce INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE, a groundbreaking exhibition focused on leading and emerging Indigenous artists from across Canada. Opening September 22 and on view until April 2018, it is the WAG’s largest exhibition...

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Jul 13, 2017

WAG Presents Picasso-Themed Family Day on July 16

Winnipeg, Manitoba, July 11, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery invites the community for an afternoon of family fun inspired by Picasso on Sunday, July 16. From 1:00pm to 3:00pm, Family Fusion: Pablo’s Picnic features interactive tours of the Picasso exhibitions, artmaking on the rooftop, and light...

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Jul 11, 2017

WAG Wednesdays in July offer Hot Picasso Deal

New Slate of Guided Tours Just in Time for Summer Holidays!

Winnipeg, Manitoba, July 7, 2017: Starting July 12, the Winnipeg Art Gallery is pleased to introduce WAG Wednesdays for the month of July. Visitors can save almost 50% on admission with $10 entry for individuals and $30 for families....

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Jul 7, 2017

Summer Rooftop Pop-Ups and Paint Parties at WAG

Winnipeg, Manitoba, June 28, 2017: The Winnipeg Art Gallery is the place to be this summer for a lively mix of summer events. Have a drink on one of the city’s best rooftops with scavenger hunts, live music, and film screenings, or enjoy a paint party inspired by Picasso and other artists....

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Jun 28, 2017

WAG Launches Epic ART EXPRESS’D Cross-Canada Adventure

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Canada 150 mobile art studios kick off in St. John’s, Winnipeg, Inuvik, and Alert Bay

Winnipeg, Manitoba, June 9, 2017: What do you get when you combine four shipping containers, three artists, and a coast-to-coast-to-coast journey? A historic Canada 150 celebration!...

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Jun 9, 2017

ShopWAG Opens Jeff Chester’s This Curious Object

Winnipeg, Manitoba, June 8, 2017: The Gallery Shop is excited to present new work by Winnipeg contemporary painter, Jeff Chester. Located at the Winnipeg Art Gallery the solo show runs at the Shop until July 9.

This Curious Object features 14 oil paintings by the artist that will be available...

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Jun 8, 2017

WAG to Open Inuit Art Exhibition at Embassy of Canada in Washington, DC

Winnipeg, Manitoba, June 7, 2017: On June 15, the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is thrilled to open Ningiukulu Teevee: Kinngait Stories at the Embassy of Canada in Washington, DC, the first solo exhibition of renowned Cape Dorset artist Ningiukulu Teevee. The WAG’s first exhibition at the Embassy...

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Jun 7, 2017

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