Art for Lunch
Join us for bi-monthly talks, videos, and tours over the lunch hour!
Coffee and tea is provided. You're welcome to bring a bag lunch if a video is being screened. If the event that day is an exhibiton tour, we suggest you come early to eat your lunch since no food is allowed in the galleries. Talks and tours are included with Gallery admission. Video programs are free.
Art for Lunch
Wednesday, March 21 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, April 4 from 12pm to 1am
Wednesday, April 18 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, May 2 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, May 16 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, May 30 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, June 20 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, July 4 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, July 18 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, August 1 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, August 15 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, August 29 from 12pm to 1pm
Wednesday, September 5 from 12am to 1pm
Select Wednesdays, 12-1pm
March 21 • Video: Tattoo Nation (2013)1h 26 min | Documentary, History
April 4 • Video: Totem: The Return of the G'psgolox Pole by Gil Cardinal, 2003 (70 min). This feature-length documentary traces the journey of the Haisla people to reclaim the G'psgolox totem pole that went missing from their British Columbia village in 1929. This screening is courtesy of the National Film Board of Canada.
April 18 • Video: The Integral Man (Director: Joseph Clement ) 2016 (70 min). Commissioned by Jim Stewart, the most-published mathematician since Euclid, the Integral House in Toronto, is designed around an internal concert hall and has been hailed as a masterpiece by some of the greatest architecture and design critics in the world. The film is screened as part of the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation’s Architecture + Design Film Festival.
May 2 • Video: The Private Life of Masterpiece: Edgar Degas, The Little Dancer.
May 16 • Video: The Private Life of a Masterpiece: Edouard Manet, Le Dejeuner sur L’Herbe.
May 30 • Tour: SakKijâjuk with WAG Curator of Indigenous & Contemporary Art, Jaimie Isaac
June 20 • Tour: French Moderns: Monet to Matisse 1850-1950, with WAG Director, Dr Stephen Borys.
July 4 • Video: The Private Life of a Masterpiece: Auguste Renoir, Dance at the Moulin de la Galette.
July 18 • Tour: Join co-curator, Paula Kelly for an up-close-and-personal exploration of key women artists of the 19th and 20th centuries featured in the exhibition, Defying Conventions.
Aug 1 • Video: The Private Life of a Masterpiece: Auguste Rodin, The Kiss
Aug 15 • Tour: Join WAG Director and curator, Dr. Stephen Borys over the lunch hour for a 45-minute tour of French Moderns, Impressionists on Paper, and Defying Convention.
Aug 29 • Tour: Join art historian, Dr. Serena Keshavjee for an exciting 45-minute tour exploring Science and Surface in the Art of the Impressionists. Learn about how the Impressionists represented a new perception of the natural world on the surface of the canvas and how they boldly paved the way for modern art
Sept 5 • Tour: Join Chief curator, Andrew Kear for an enlightening 45-minute tour exploring the trilogy of exhibitions: French Moderns, Impressionists on Paper, and Defying Convention.