Special Programs


Friday Night Tours: The Impressionists

Friday, June 22 to Friday, August 31

Get up close and personal with the Impressionists and other modern artists this summer. Join expert WAG staff and special guests for a fascinating series of guided tours.

Fridays at 7pm • Included with Gallery admission; free for WAG members

June 22 • Science & Surface in Impressionist Art with University of Winnipeg professor Dr. Serena Keshavjee
July 6 • Defying Convention: Women Artists in Canada, 1900-1960 with guest curator Paula Kelly
Aug 17 • Berthe Morisot & Mary Cassatt with WAG Head of Education Rachel Baerg
Aug 31 • The Industrialized World, Impressionism & the Birth of Modern Art with WAG Chief Curator Andrew Kear


Illustrated Talk: The Painters called the Impressionists

Tuesday June 26 at 7pm

Join Dr. Stephen Borys, Director & CEO of the Winnipeg Art Gallery for an illustrated talk on the Painters called the Impressionists.

The Impressionists broke all the rules - find out why! Part of your Summer with the Impressionists, this special talk will give you the inside story of the outsiders who forever changed the art world: Cassatt, Cézanne, Monet, Renoir, and many more.

Free entry*
Q & A to follow

*Please note the galleries are closed for the event and the talk does not include exhibition admission.


Family Sunday: Promenade à Paris

Sunday, August 12 from 1pm to 4pm

$20 par familles (2 adultes et jusqu`à 4 enfants de moins de 18 ans) Gratuit pour les membres du WAG. / $20 per family (2 adults and up to 4 children under 18) Free for WAG members.

Promenez-vous à Paris pendant que vous complétez une chasse au trésor pleine de défis, et essayez de peindre en plein air comme les Impressionnistes.

Take your family on a walk through Paris as you complete a challenging scavenger hunt and try your hand at painting outdoors just like the Impressionists did.

Artwork: Robert Delaunay (French, 1885-1941). In the Garden, 1904. Oil on Canvas, 28 1/4 x 22 3/16 in. (71.8 x 56.4 cm). Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor, 86.28

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  • Wednesday 11am-5pm
  • Thursday 11am-5pm
  • Friday 11am-9pm
  • Saturday 11am-5pm
  • Sunday 11am-5pm
  • Closed Monday

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