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Weekend Drop-In Tours
Sunday, September 8, 2019 to Saturday, April 25, 2020
Weekend Drop-In Tours
Saturdays & Sundays at 2pm.
Art for Lunch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 to Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Art for Lunch
Talks, tours, and videos relating to current exhibits.
2019 Cape Dorset Print Collection Sale
Saturday, October 19, 2019 to Saturday, November 16, 2019
2019 Cape Dorset Print Collection Sale
Located on the southern tip of Baffin Island, Cape Dorset is hailed as the most artistic community in Canada and the undisputed capital of Inuit art.
Family MakerLab
Sunday, October 27, 2019 to Sunday, November 10, 2019
Family MakerLab is a monthly DIY arts and crafts event – stop by the WAG with your family and spend some creative time together!
CRAFTED Show + Sale
Friday, November 8, 2019 to Saturday, November 9, 2019
CRAFTED Show + Sale
The WAG, Manitoba Craft Council, Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association, and Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador, are thrilled to present the fifth annual juried CRAFTED Show + Sale.
MakerLab: Natural Dyed Pillowcases
Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 1pm to 4pm
MakerLab: Natural Dyed Pillowcases
Join Ash Alberg of Sunflower Knit for a natural dyeing workshop!

November 10 - November 15

Family MakerLab: Paper Poppies
Sunday, November 10, 2019 from 1pm to 3pm
Family MakerLab: Paper Poppies
Make your own beautiful large tissue paper poppy bouquet to honour Remembrance Day with art and beauty.


Friday, November 8, 2019 to Thursday, November 5, 2020
This exhibition places language at the centre in dialogue with works from the WAG collection spanning many decades. ᐃ is a symbol in both Inuktitut and Anishininiwak syllabics translated as ‘I’ to embody self-determination and solidarity in collective reclamation.
A Story of Resilience: Kent Monkman's Shame and Prejudice
Friday, September 27, 2019 to Sunday, February 23, 2020
Kent Monkman's Shame and Prejudice
Kent Monkman’s Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience was created as a response to Canada 150 celebrations. Monkman’s gender fluid, time travelling alter-ego, Miss Chief Eagle Testickle, guides visitors through Canada’s history, from New France and Confederation, to the harsh urban environment of Winnipeg’s north end and contemporary life on the reserve.
Inuit Miniature Carving: Small Worlds
Saturday, July 20, 2019 to Sunday, February 9, 2020
Small Worlds
This exhibition brings together more than 100 miniature carvings by Inuit artists from over a dozen communities across Nunavut including Cape Dorset, Kugaaruk, and Rankin Inlet.
Carving Out a Tradition
Sunday, July 14, 2019 to Sunday, February 9, 2020
Carving Out a Tradition
“…Inuit continue to have a strong, unique culture that guides us in our everyday life—our close ties to the land, a dedication to community and a strong sense of self-reliance.” - Martha Greig, Kuujjuaq Elder, 2006.
The North End: John Paskievich
Saturday, June 29, 2019 to Sunday, January 5, 2020
John Paskievich
Comprising 50 black-and-white photographs ranging from the 1970s to the 2000s, John Paskievich: The North End highlights the community of the artist's youth, its inhabitants, wide streets and boulevards, warehouses and corner stores.
Norval Morrisseau: Androgyny
Saturday, November 10, 2018 to Sunday, July 26, 2020
Norval Morrisseau: Androgyny
Androgyny is recognized as one of Morrisseau’s most significant works of art, and a reminder to Canadians of the enduring bond formed by an important gift.
Reimagining the Collection: Salon Style
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 to Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Salon Style
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 to Friday, October 30, 2020
Drop by the Pavilion at Assiniboine Park Conservancy (APC) for a rotating series of free exhibitions curated by the WAG. Art is drawn primarily from the APC collection, as well as from the WAG collection.
Inuit Art at Journey to Churchill
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 to Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Inuit Art at Journey to Churchill
An ongoing, rotating display of Inuit sculpture at the Assiniboine Park Zoo’s Journey to Churchill exhibit.

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