Entries Tagged as 'Fine Art'

Emerging artists to watch

October 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Architecture, Fine Art, School of Art, Students

 Photo by Michael Zajac
John Patterson, a third-year School of Art student, won first prize in the inaugural Emerging Voices competition at Nuit Blanche Winnipeg.
The Winnipeg-born artist received the honours and a $1,000 for his work, “Flood”. But he is not the only U of M student honoured in this competition: the five finalistsare all U […]

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Graduate of new MFA program nominated for prestigious award

September 12th, 2013 · No Comments · Alumni, Fine Art

Monica Mercedes Martinez, one of the first students to graduate from the University of Manitoba’s new Master of Fine Arts program, is a nominee for the RBC Emerging Artist People’s Choice Award.
This award, which will be presented at the Gardiner Museum in Toronto, recognizes a ceramic artist whose work receives the most votes from the […]

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Lyndal Osborne: Rivers

July 8th, 2013 · No Comments · Fine Art, School of Art

 
A new exhibition opening on July 12 is composed of one extraordinary artwork by Lyndal Osborne that takes over and inhabits the whole School of Art Gallery.
The work’s full title is Shoalwan: River Through Fire, River of Ice. Lyndal Osborne created this work in 2003 in response to her experiences of walking along two rivers […]

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Works of art

June 18th, 2013 · No Comments · Fine Art, News, School of Art, Students

The School of Art and School of Art Gallery are pleased to present thesis exhibitions by three Master of Fine Art students, Sigrid Dahle, Ray Fenwick and Shannon Yashcheshen.
June 21-28, 2013
Opening reception: Friday, June 21, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Performances by Ray Fenwick on June 21: 5:30, 6:30, 7:30
Sigrid Dahle: I Never Stopped Being a Curator
I […]

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Storytelling festival features Holocaust survivor, school programs

May 6th, 2013 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Education, Fine Art, History, Indigenous, Media, Music, News Release, Outreach, Peace and Justice

The 8th annual Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival is this week, from Monday, May 6 through Saturday, May 11, 2013. It’s the only festival of its kind in the world: an annual free cultural event dedicated to storytelling for the advocacy and support of peace.
“Enthusiasm for the Festival continues to grow,” says Jessica Senehi, festival director […]

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Visionary Conversations: The Arts

March 19th, 2013 · No Comments · Architecture, Film, Fine Art, Media, Music, News Release, Outreach, Research, School of Art, arts, philosophy

The next session of the award-winning Visionary Conversations series presented by the University of Manitoba will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Visionary Conversations is an engaging, interactive speaker series that brings together world-class minds to present and discuss issues with the audience that are critical to the future of our community, our country […]

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WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF?

January 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Fine Art, News, News Release, School of Art

Bonnie Marin: What are you afraid of? is the third exhibition in the series of projects that the School of Art Gallery is mounting featuring the work of prominent artists who are, or have been, associated with the School of Art.
This exhibition features a brand new body of work by Bonnie Marin consisting of collaged […]

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