- Exhibition Openings
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- Weekend Drop-In Tours
Sunday, September 8, 2019 to Saturday, April 25, 2020
- Saturdays & Sundays at 2pm.
- Art for Lunch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 to Wednesday, April 8, 2020
- Talks, tours, and videos relating to current exhibits.
- 2019 Cape Dorset Print Collection Sale
Saturday, October 19, 2019 to Saturday, November 16, 2019
- 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.
- Gallery Ball 2019
Saturday October 19, 2019
- Step out for the WAG’s premier fundraising gala, featuring a magnificent dinner in the galleries with flowers inspired by the artwork on display.
- Travel Tour: Morocco
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 to Friday, November 8, 2019
- Experience the trip of a lifetime, while also supporting your WAG.
- Scotiabank Giller Prize: Between the Pages
Wednesday October 23, 2019 at 6pm
- The winner of the annual Scotiabank Giller Prize becomes a household name in Canada. Hear about the creative processes, anticipations and camaraderies between incredible creatives before the winner is announced on November.
- Family MakerLab: Creepy Creatures
Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 1pm to 3pm
- Create a fun moving spider out of construction paper, a skewer and some googly eyes. The spider makes for a great halloween side kick that the kids will play with for days.
- 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!
- 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: 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
- 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
- “…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
- 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.
- Heroes, Ghosts, and Dreams: Tony Scherman
Saturday, April 6, 2019 to Sunday, October 20, 2019
- Since the 1970s, Tony Scherman has pursued image and figuration even while Pop Art and Conceptualism gained prominence.
- Norval Morrisseau: Androgyny
- Saturday, November 10, 2018 to Sunday, July 26, 2020
- 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
- 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
- An ongoing, rotating display of Inuit sculpture at the Assiniboine Park Zoo’s Journey to Churchill exhibit.
- Highlights of Inuit Sculpture
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 to Friday, November 8, 2019
- An exhibition featuring some of the outstanding Inuit sculptures in the WAG collection.