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Exhibition Openings
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Upcoming Exhibitions

October 1

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Weekend Drop-In Tours
Sunday, September 8 to Saturday, April 25
Weekend Drop-In Tours
Saturdays & Sundays at 2pm.
Wellness@WAG: Art to Inspire
Thursday, September 19 to Thursday, November 28
Wellness@WAG: Art to Inspire
Art to Inspire creatively engages people living with Alzheimer's disease, or other forms of dementia, and their care partners with visual art.
Wellness@WAG: Art to Inspire
Thursday, September 19 to Thursday, November 28
Wellness@WAG: Art to Inspire
Art to Inspire creatively engages people living with Alzheimer's disease, or other forms of dementia, and their care partners with visual art.
Art for Lunch
Wednesday, September 25 to Thursday, December 5
Art for Lunch
Talks, tours, and videos relating to current exhibits.
2019 Cape Dorset Print Collection Sale
Saturday, October 19 to Saturday, November 16
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.
Gallery Ball 2019
Saturday October 19
Gallery Ball 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 to Friday, November 8
Travel Tour: Morocco
Experience the trip of a lifetime, while also supporting your WAG.
Scotiabank Giller Prize: Between the Pages
Wednesday October 23 at 6pm
Scotiabank Giller Prize: Between the Pages
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 from 1pm to 3pm
Family MakerLab: Creepy Creatures
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 to Sunday, November 10
Family MakerLab is a monthly DIY arts and crafts event – stop by the WAG with your family and spend some creative time together!

Exhibitions

A Story of Resilience: Kent Monkman: Shame and Prejudice
Friday, September 27 to Sunday, March 1
Kent Monkman: 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 to Sunday, February 9
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 to Sunday, February 9
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 to Sunday, January 5
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.
Heroes, Ghosts, and Dreams: Tony Scherman
Saturday, April 6 to Sunday, October 20
Tony Scherman
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
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
WAG@ThePark
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 to Monday, December 30, 2019
WAG@ThePark
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.
Highlights of Inuit Sculpture
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 to Friday, November 8, 2019
Highlights of Inuit Sculpture
An exhibition featuring some of the outstanding Inuit sculptures in the WAG collection.

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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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