Media Releases

New WAG Program Supports Individuals Affected by Dementia

Art to Inspire launches March 8

Winnipeg, Manitoba, February 22, 2018: People with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers are invited to participate in Art to Inspire, a new program designed to creatively engage those living with dementia through visual art. Organized by the Winnipeg Art...

Read more about New WAG Program Supports Individuals Affected by Dementia

Feb 22, 2018

Botanical Illustrations in Bloom at the WAG

Winnipeg, Manitoba, February 20, 2018:  Need an infusion of spring to fight off the winter blues? The Winnipeg Art Gallery is blossoming with a botanical elixir in the recently opened Linda Fairfield Stechesen: The Garden, on view until June 24. 

Curated by Nicole Fletcher, The Garden brings...

Read more about Botanical Illustrations in Bloom at the WAG

Feb 20, 2018

WAG Presents Encore of World’s Best Commercials

Winnipeg, Manitoba, February 14, 2018:  Gather friends together, or book a date night to see the winners of the 2017 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. Back for a limited time only, tickets are now on sale for this annual community favourite of the...

Read more about WAG Presents Encore of World’s Best Commercials

Feb 14, 2018

WAG Announces All-Inuit Curatorial Team for Inuit Art Centre Inaugural Exhibits

Winnipeg, Manitoba, February 8, 2018: The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is pleased to announce the all-Inuit, all-female team of guest curators to create the inaugural exhibitions of the Inuit Art Centre, opening in 2020.

The team will be led by curator and academic Dr. Heather Igloliorte with...

Read more about WAG Announces All-Inuit Curatorial Team for Inuit Art Centre Inaugural Exhibits

Feb 8, 2018

WAG’s Summer with the Impressionists to feature Monet, Degas, Renoir, Cassatt, and more

Early bird tickets on sale today!

Winnipeg, Manitoba, February 6, 2018: The biggest names in Impressionism are coming to Manitoba for a summer blockbuster at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG). Running June 16 to September 9, visitors will be exposed to the “outsiders” who rocked the art world in...

Read more about WAG’s Summer with the Impressionists to feature Monet, Degas, Renoir, Cassatt, and more

Feb 6, 2018

WAG@The Park Opens Four New Exhibitions

WInnipeg, Manitoba, January 17, 2018: The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG), in partnership with the Assiniboine Park Conservancy (APC), is pleased to announce four new exhibitions at WAG@ThePark, located inside The Pavilion. Curated by the WAG, artwork is drawn from both the APC and WAG collections....

Read more about WAG@The Park Opens Four New Exhibitions

Jan 17, 2018

New Season of Events Inspired by WAG’s INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE Exhibit

Tours, talks, films, and workshops celebrate Indigenous artists, explore topics affecting Canadians

Winnipeg, Manitoba, January 9, 2018: The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE exhibition is activating the WAG like never before with thematic monthly programs reflecting the pulse of...

Read more about New Season of Events Inspired by WAG’s INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE Exhibit

Jan 12, 2018

Popular Siberian Husky Dogs Return for Family-Friendly Arctic Chill Out

Winnipeg, Manitoba, January 10, 2018:  Beat the winter cold and visit the Winnipeg Art Gallery’s annual Family Sunday: Arctic Chill Out on January 28 (1:30-4pm). The community is invited to enjoy an afternoon of bilingual activities inspired by the Canadian Arctic and the WAG’s world-renowned...

Read more about Popular Siberian Husky Dogs Return for Family-Friendly Arctic Chill Out

Jan 10, 2018

WAG to Host Launch of Margruite Krahn’s Book on Mennonite Patterns

January 4, 2018: The Winnipeg Art Gallery and the Gallery Shop are pleased to host the book launch of Resurfacing: Mennonite Floor Patterns, A Field Journal by artist Margruite Krahn. The free event takes place on January 12, 6:30-9pm.

Resurfacing chronicles Krahn’s discoveries as she...

Read more about WAG to Host Launch of Margruite Krahn’s Book on Mennonite Patterns

Jan 4, 2018

Top 5 Things to Do at WAG Over the Holidays

Winnipeg, Manitoba, December 20, 2017: Staying in Winnipeg over the holidays? Drop by the Winnipeg Art Gallery to see amazing art, make crafts, view the best commercials of the year, or find that last minute gift!

1. Visit INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE, a groundbreaking exhibition focused on leading...

Read more about Top 5 Things to Do at WAG Over the Holidays

Dec 20, 2017

Archive

Share This

This should be hidden