School of Art | 100th Anniversary Celebrations

School of Art - 100th Anniversary Celebrations

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On Saturday, April 26 the School will host a celebratory reception for the exhibition On Principle: 100 Years of Creative Direction of the School of Art in the School of Art Gallery, followed by the symposium Indigenizing the Campus through Art: Past and Future Perspectives, and a Gala Fundraising Dinner in the evening to support a new MFA entrance scholarship.

The school will also host its second annual BFA Graduating Exhibition (April 19 - 27, 2014) during the 100th Anniversary celebrations, which kicked off in fall 2013 with the Canada Council's announcement that the School of Art Gallery was the recipient of the Canada Council's York Wilson Wilson Endowment Award of $30,000, to purchase Robert Houle’s Sandy Bay Residential School Series in its entirety.

 


100th ANNIVERSARY EVENTSBack to top

April 26, 2014Back to top

Gala Fundraising Dinner | For MFA Entrance Scholarship
Room 370 ARTlab, 5:30PM

Symposium | Indigenizing the Campus through Art: Past and Future Perspectives
136 ARTlab, 1:00 PM

Celebratory Reception | On Principle: 100 Years of Creative Direction of the School of Art Exhibition
School of Art Gallery, 11:00 AM

 

April 19, 2014 - April 27, 2014Back to top

BFA Graduating Exhibition 2014
ARTlab, 180 Dafoe Road, University of Manitoba (Fort Garry Campus)

OPENING RECEPTION: April 19, 2014 | 5 PM - 8 PM

 

April 17, 2014 - May 23, 2014Back to top

On Principle: 100 Years of Creative Direction of the School of Art
Exhibition at the School of Art Gallery

 

September 24, 2013Back to top

Canada Council for the Arts Announcement

School of Art Gallery awarded Canada Council's York Wilson Wilson Endowment Award of $30,000 to purchase Robert Houle’s Sandy Bay Residential School Series.

 


MAPS & PARKINGBack to top

All 100th Anniversary events will take place in the School of Art's new home, ARTlab:

ARTlab
180 Dafoe Road
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry Campus)
For an interactive visitor parking map, click here. [pdf]
For more parking information, please visit the University of Manitoba visitor parking page:
http://umanitoba.ca/campus/parking/visitor/index.html

 


CONTACT USBack to top

For more information on these and other School of Art events, please email fineart@umanitoba.ca