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The first thing you’ll see when you step inside Qaumajuq, is the stunning, three-storey glass vault filled with thousands of Inuit carvings.
A powerful introduction to your Qaumajuq experience, the Visible Vault provides unprecedented access to WAG-Qaumajuq’s celebrated collection of contemporary Inuit art, bringing close to 5,000 stone carvings to light. A conservation studio at the heart of the vault gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of the museum.

THE WORLD’S ONLY VISIBLE VAULT OF ITS KIND.

EXPLORE THE VAULT

The glass Visible Vault in the Qaumajuq Inuit art centre that features almost 5,000 Inuit carvings.

Explore the Vault!

The Visible Vault features an innovative, interactive digital platform made possible with support from the Canada Council for the Arts. Access thousands of carvings from the world’s largest public collection of contemporary Inuit art, and learn more about the stories behind these works direct from the artists and communities. The platform includes short videos, sound recordings and photographs and provides a variety of intergenerational perspectives from Inuit artists, Elders, Knowledge Keepers, storytellers, youth, and other community members.

Stories

Plan Your Visit
WAG-Qaumajuq recognizes that land acknowledgements are part of an ongoing dialogue with Indigenous Nations, and we are grateful to live and work on these lands and waters. Institutionally, WAG-Qaumajuq is committed to acknowledging our colonial history and we are actively working to interrogate the Gallery’s colonial ways of being.

WAG-Qaumajuq is LEED certified.

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Winnipeg Art Gallery—Qaumajuq
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