The material digitized in Prairie Prestige: How Western Canadian Artsists Have Influenced Canadian Art is from the holdings of three archival institutions: University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections, Winnipeg Art Gallery Archives, and Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg Archives. The records of these nationally and internationally renowned artists are of great value as they demonstrate western Canada's significant contributions to the world of art and culture.
The featured artists in Prairie Prestige are:
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The photographs, correspondence, diaries, catalogues, sketches, drawings, and audio clips comprising these digital collections not only display the talent and skill of these amazing artists, but also demonstrate the influence they had on one another and on many other contemporary Canadian artists that followed.