Weekend Drop-in Tours
Nov 27 '21 Feb 5 '22
Uncover the stories behind the art and artists with a 45-60-minute guided tour by our trained volunteers on select Saturday afternoons.
Easy Amaryllis Fundraiser
Presented by the Associates of the WAG
Give the gift of colour and growth with beautiful bulbs that bloom into red Amaryllis flowers. They grow without water, soil, or sunlight. Get flowers and give back to the WAG, all in a beautiful bulb!
Supporting Inuit & Indigenous Programs for Youth
Draw takes place December 17
You could win this stunning piece by celebrated Inuit artist Goota Ashoona after her grandmother Pitseolak Ashoona. Generously donated by Ashoona Studios. All proceeds go towards Inuit and Indigenous programs for youth at WAG-Qaumajuq.
Library of Babel - A Retrospective
Jan 22 May 15 '22
Cliff Eyland: Library of Babel – A Retrospective celebrates the life and work of the late Canadian artist, curator, writer and educator, Cliff Eyland. The exhibition mixes more than one thousand of Eyland’s signature 3×5″ paintings and drawings with videos, photographs, digital prints, and selected archival documents to explore his ambitious forty-year career.
Exhibitions on Now
Skate, snow, surf
Travelling to Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre in Whistler, British Columbia this Spring.
Oct 10 '20 Jun 19 '22
Inuit fashion designers are becoming increasingly popular and in demand – and to celebrate the next generation of Inuit designers, this exhibition will look at fashionable accessories and jewellery from generations past.
Visitors to WAG-Qaumajuq can experience art before coming inside! Check out the sculptures outside Qaumajuq and the WAG – see works by Goota Ashoona, Abraham Anghik Ruben, and Ivan Eyre, all for free!
Qaumajuq's inaugural show
Until April 2022
INUA is the inaugural exhibition of Qaumajuq, the new Inuit art centre at the WAG. See work by over 90 Inuit artists working across Inuit Nunangat and beyond.
To Draw Water
Aug 14 '21 Feb 5 '22
The first Winnipeg Indigenous Triennial looks at water and our changing environment from an Indigenous perspective and with an international scope.
Your permanent collection is back on view! Revisit old favourites from our European & Canadian collections, plus a few lesser-seen works.
Manitoba as Muse
Walter J. Phillips
Nov 6 '21 May 8 '22
Walter J. Phillips lived and worked in Winnipeg, Manitoba from 1913 – 1940. This exhibition celebrates Phillips’ depiction of the province during this period by featuring a selection of his paintings, prints, and drawings referencing Manitoban related subject matter – particularly landscape imagery, and botanical foliage.
The Surrealist Impulse: Ivan Eyre & Dalla Husband
Nov 20 '21 May 22 '22
This exhibition pairs a selection of Ivan Eyre drawings and paintings from the APC Collection with paintings, prints, and drawings by Dalla Husband from the WAG Collection to explore the techniques and influence of Surrealism on the creative practices of both artists.