12:00pm - 10:00pm
Enjoy lunch starting at 12pm at Katita Café — bison chili, bannock, and smoked salmon are on the menu and available for purchase.
Family-friendly workshops will be located in Eckhardt Hall and Skylight Gallery from 1pm-5pm.
In the afternoon we’ll have drop in tours — beginning at 1pm join us on a tour of Inuit Sanaugangit: Art Across Time, and explore Inuit Nunangat through the eyes of the stories of the artists.
At 2:30pm a guided tour of The Art of Faye HeavyShield will be offered as we walk visitors through her installations, drawings, and writing imbued with memory, ancestral and personal, celebration of kinship, and stories of home and place. Drop-in tours are included in the cost of admission.
Lastly, we will finish the day with a rooftop concert featuring live performances from Brandi Vezina, JC Campbell, DJ The Kaptain. The event is family friendly and will have a jigging contest and free snacks!
WAG-Qaumajuq an accessible space. There are gender neutral washrooms on every floor of WAG-Qaumajuq. Quiet spaces are available if needed and armless chairs are available. Click here for more accessibility information.
Tuesday, Nov 24 '20
Free Membership for Youth and Indigenous Peoples in Light of Qaumajuq’s OpeningLet there be light: Qaumajuq, Inuktitut for “it is bright; it is lit” illuminates the rich terrain of creativity in Canada’s North. With its opening...
Friday, Apr 28 '23
Faye HeavyShield and Felicia Gay in Conversation: The Art of Faye HeavyShieldAs WAG-Qaumajuq prepared to welcome The Art of Faye HeavyShield to Winnipeg, we were able to sit down with artist Faye HeavyShield and curator Felicia...
Thursday, Feb 2 '23
Q&A with Marie-Anne Redhead, our Newest CuratorIt’s always an exciting time at an art gallery when a curator joins the team, and WAG-Qaumajuq is no exception. We’re thrilled to welcome Marie-Anne...
Wednesday, Oct 28 '20
Forwarding Reconciliation and Promoting Indigenous LanguagesOver the summer, a circle of language keepers from Indigenous nations across Inuit Nunangat (the homeland of Inuit in Canada) and Treaty 1 Territory in...
Monday, Mar 8 '21
Ceremony: Begin in a Good WayAs part of Qaumajuq’s opening celebrations, we held a day of Ceremony with Indigenous ceremonial leaders and Elders, to begin this new journey in a...
WAG-Qaumajuq is open regular hours, see our tips for visiting here.