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November 2018

14th Annual 50 to 500 Members Exhibition + Sale

November 2, 2018 - December 1, 2018
Urban Shaman, 203-290 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg,
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Details Reception for 50 to 500: Friday, November 2, 8pm-11pm Exhibition: November 2 to December 1, 2018 Art drop-off deadline:  October 27 Hours of gallery are Tuesday to Friday 11am to 5pm, Saturday 12-5pm. US is a non-profit arts organization that is dedicated to the Aboriginal arts community and the arts community at large. Through it’s programming, US promotes discourse about contemporary Aboriginal art on local, national, and international levels. Through this discussion, it brings together Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal communities,…

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In Praise of Crafts – 1979/1981/1983/1985/1988

November 2, 2018 - December 20, 2018
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberland Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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Free

In Praise of Crafts - 1979/1981/1983/1985/1988 A Retrospective 39 years in the making! Opening reception: November 2, 7-9 pm Exhibition: November 2 - December 20, 2018 Featured Artists: • Lee Anderson • Anne Ayre • Karen Dahl • James Doran • Kathryne Koop • Grace Nickel • Duane Perkins • David Rice • Elaine Rounds • David Square & Penny Jones Square • Gerdine Strong • Marilyn Stothers • Ione Thorkelsson • Shirley Tyderkie • Jordan Van Sewell In 1979, the Crafts…

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On the Verge – Artist Teachers Group Exhibition

November 2, 2018 - November 30, 2018
MAWA, 611 Main St
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1E1
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Opening party:  Friday, November 2, 2018, 6-9pm at MAWA Exhibition continues Wed-Fri, 10am-5pm until Friday, November 30, 2018. In this year's annual group exhibit, On the Verge, the MAWA Artist Teachers explore the tension between boundaries and freedom. In an increasingly complex world, how do we search for that elusive (and likely fleeting) balance between control and chaos?  Between order and pandemonium? Between harmony and anarchy? How do we navigate social, psychological and physical confines to discover a happy medium? Join the Artist Teachers on November 2nd to…

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Terra et Populus: Mixed Media By Kathleen Hamann Buckoski and Judith Panson

November 2, 2018 - November 28, 2018
Wayne Arthur Gallery, 186 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Artist reception: Sunday, November 4 from 1 to 4 PM Gallery hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 11 AM to 5 PM About the show Terra et Populus is a look in mixed media, from two points of view, of the land, the people, the variety of arts and cultures, the animals, the birds and the flora and fauna.  These are some of our interpretations of the terra et populus of Manitoba. About the artists Kathleen Hamann Buckoski was born and raised…

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Spectrum at The Edge Gallery

November 2, 2018 - November 13, 2018
The Edge Gallery, 611 Main Street
Winnipeg, MB R2B 1E1
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Diversity and inclusion are priorities for all; organizations, businesses and individuals are implementing policies and governance to respect and appreciate people of all genders and identities. There is a desire to improve our behaviors and recognize how important every person is; to understand how that uniqueness contributes to society as a whole. Let’s destroy the boundaries, eliminate the assumptions and denounce the modeled stereotypes and criticisms associated with preconceived notions. Historically artists have been challenging norms of what “is” or…

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CRAFTED Show + Sale

November 2, 2018 - November 3, 2018
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map

When: Friday, Nov 2, 11am-9pm and Saturday, Nov 3, 11am-5pm 1 venue • 2 days • 3 organizations • 50+ artists The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG), Manitoba Craft Council (MCC), and Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association (NACA), are thrilled to present the fourth annual juried craft show at the WAG. This one-of-a-kind event highlights over 50 artists from Manitoba, plus a select number from Nunavut. Tickets $5/day • Kids under 12 free • Includes admission to WAG galleries • Tickets available at the door

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Ninth International Conference on The Image in Hong Kong

November 3, 2018 - November 4, 2018
Hong Kong Baptist University, Baptist University Rd,
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
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2018 Special Focus - Artificial Images and Visual Intelligence: Seeing in the Age of Big-Data 3–4 November 2018 ; Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong SAR Call for Papers The Ninth International Conference on The Image invites proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, colloquia, innovation showcases, virtual posters, or virtual lightning talks. The conference features research addressing the annual themes and the 2018 Special Focus - "Artificial Images and Visual Intelligence: Seeing in the Age of Big-Data." Submit Proposal Sub Plenary Speakers The…

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Life Drawing in the Exchange: 5-hour Pose

November 4, 2018 at11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tiny Gallery, 45-221 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0S2 Canada
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$12 – $15

Figure Drawing Nights in the Exchange will be hosting a special Sunday Figure Drawing session, lasting 5 hours. You are welcome to bring paint to complete a painting in this time. Female model. We will meet Sunday, Nov 4, between 11 am - 5 pm. The cost will be $15/person. Students can pay $12. Wine, coffee & snacks by donation. Thanks and hope to see you there. Any questions email leaherenberg@gmail.com.

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The Interview – Camera basics and more…

November 6, 2018 at6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Video Pool Studio, 300–100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$60 – $80

This cohesive workshop will cover what you need to know about getting a good video interview. We will work on camera basics including settings, colour balance, correct exposure, and audio basics including microphones, lighting issues, and interview styles for different situations. This is a great workshop for those just starting out and want to learn the Video Pool cameras and gear and also for those who want to learn more about on camera interviews. About the instructor Wendy Buelow has…

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Workshop – The Manitoba Film and Video Production Tax Credit Programs 

November 6, 2018 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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$20 – $40

Get the Basics - Business Affairs Workshops On Screen Manitoba in partnership with the Winnipeg Film Group present workshops suitable for emerging producers, production managers, filmmakers, location managers and any industry professional with an interest in these topics. The Manitoba Film and Video Production Tax Credit program can be used for a wide range of productions including micro-budget features and web series. Learn how to ensure projects meet all the requirements whether producing a local independent project, working with international co-production partners or with service production partners. Presenters: Brian Clasper, Senior Analyst…

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Circus! MAWA Fundraising Dinner and Skills Auction

November 6, 2018 at6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
X-Cues, 551 Sargent Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1W4
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$50

MAWA’s Fall Supper is back … the dress-up culinary event of the year. This year’s theme is circus, whatever that means to you. Want an excuse to wear that clown nose? This is it! A dinner of deliciousness awaits you, with vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free and meaty options. Featuring comedy by rib-tickling Lara Rae, tunes by roving accordion player Anne-Marie Williot, fortune telling, billiards coordinated by Canadian Women’s Pool Master Gwen Armstrong, fussball, table tennis, dancing, a 50/50 draw and more!…

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Australia’s Tash Sultana Playing Burton Cummings Theatre Nov. 6

November 6, 2018 at8:00 pm
Burton Cummings Theatre, 364 Smith Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 2H2 Canada
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Tash Sultana at the Burton Cummings Theatre this November Australian YouTube sensation Tash Sultana will be live at the Burton Cummings Theatre on November 6, 2018, as a part of her Flow State World Tour. Tash Sultana is a dynamic young artist who has commanded world attention since homemade videos of her jamming went viral. This self-taught Aussie has created a style that's all her own, playing a total of 18 instruments with a voice that will have you in awe.…

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Theatre Projects Manitoba presents: Mary’s Wedding by Stephen Massicotte

November 7, 2018 - November 18, 2018
Rachel Browne Theatre, 211 Bannatyne Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3P2 Canada
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Details November 7-18, 2018 at the Rachel Browne Theatre - 211 Bannatyne Ave Opening Reception: Wednesday, November 7, 8:00pm no performance: Monday, November 12 Set in Western Canada during the First World War, Mary’s Wedding is the story of a recent English immigrant to Canada and a young farmer’s romance that unfolds through a series of dreamlike memories, punctuated by the innocence of new love, the courage of youth and the cruelty of fate. 2014-2018 marks the Centenary of the…

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Workshop Wednesday at the Manitoba Arts Council

November 7, 2018 at12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on November 7, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on November 14, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on November 21, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on November 28, 2018 at 12:00pm

Manitoba Arts Council, 525-93 Lombard Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3B1 Canada
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Drop in to the Manitoba Arts Council office every Wednesday in October and November from 12 to 1 pm. Meet with MAC staff to ask all your questions about the new Online Application System and granting programs. These workshops are intended to be informal. The topics we cover will depend on who shows up and the questions you ask. On a roll? You’re invited to stay and use a work space in our office until 4:30 pm. Bring your own…

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Nature, Colour, Form & Function

November 8, 2018 - November 20, 2018
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Reception: November 8, 7-10 pm Hours: November 9 to November 20: Tuesday to Friday, 12-6pm; Saturday, 12-5pm Featuring Monika Hansen, Ingrid Lincoln, Tanis Bannister We are three artists who met during a summer adventure in gallery space at the lake. Since that time we have each followed our own path but have kept in touch. This communication and our shared interests led us to the group show “Nature: Colour, Form and Function” where we can examine colour and tonality that…

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Razel Reid wraps up the Fall Literary Series

November 8, 2018 at7:00 pm

Location: McNally Robinson Booksellers - Grant Park in the Atrium The Fall Literary Series concludes with a visit from Raziel Reid, author of Governor General’s Award-winning YA novel  When Everything Feels Like the Movies. He's back with his latest YA book, Kens, the gay Heathers meets Mean Girls, a shocking parody for a whole new generation. Raziel Reid's debut young adult novel, When Everything Feels Like the Movies, won the 2014 Governor General’s Award for English-language children’s literature, making him,…

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Wild Writing in the Boreal: Fall Writing Weekend at Falcon Trails Resort

November 9, 2018 - November 11, 2018
Falcon Trails Resort, 14 Capri Road
Falcon Beach, Manitoba R0E 0N0 Canada
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Bring your writing and your ideas for a getaway weekend of instruction, motivation, connection and natural inspiration suitable for both experienced and emerging writers. Lauren Carter and Donna Besel both grew up in small communities in the bush and self-identify as “boreal writers.” They are also award-winning authors who love to teach creative writing. In partnership with Falcon Trails Resort, they invite interested participants to step out of their everyday lives to find, and hone, their writers’ voices, inspired by…

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents I Remember When with clarinetist Ken Peplowski

November 11, 2018 at2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$19 – $39

“Since the advent of Benny Goodman, there have been too few clarinetists to fill the void that Goodman left. Ken Peplowski is most certainly one of those few. The man is magic”— Mel Torme The WJO is thrilled to welcome back virtuoso clarinetist and entertaining host Ken Peplowski. Peplowski cut his teeth as a member of the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and has since worked with the biggest stars in music; from Stitt to Sinatra, from the Queen of Pop to…

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents I Remember When with clarinetist Ken Peplowski

November 11, 2018 at7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$19 – $39

“Since the advent of Benny Goodman, there have been too few clarinetists to fill the void that Goodman left. Ken Peplowski is most certainly one of those few. The man is magic”— Mel Torme The WJO is thrilled to welcome back virtuoso clarinetist and entertaining host Ken Peplowski. Peplowski cut his teeth as a member of the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and has since worked with the biggest stars in music; from Stitt to Sinatra, from the Queen of Pop to…

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Women’s Comedy Night Fundraiser

November 14, 2018 at7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Club 200, 190 Garry St
Winnipeg, manitoba R3C 1G6 Canada
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$15

Sarasvàti Productions presents our third annual Women’s Comedy Night Fundraiser! Details November 14, 2018 first show: 7PM (doors open at 5:30pm) second show: 9:30pm (doors open at 9pm) Location: Club 200 (190 Garry St) Tickets: $15 For tickets and information, visit http://sarasvati.ca/product/womens-comedy-night-2018/ or call us at (204) 586-2236. We are so excited to share some of Winnipeg’s funniest women! Join us for the early show or the racier late night performance. Come for the laughs and support life-changing theatre at…

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805-4821

November 15, 2018 - November 18, 2018
aceart, 290 McDermot Ave – 2nd Floor
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1K2 Canada
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805-4821 is a trans coming out story. It’s also about the 80,000 words of Facebook messages my best friend and i wrote each other one fall. It’s also about Hamlet and trauma and having a feeling. It’s also about my mom. It’s mostly performed using an overhead projector and it’s mostly performed in silence. Welcome to the movies. Created and performed by Davis Plett, edited by Gislina Patterson. Performances held November 15-18, 8pm nightly at aceartinc.'s The Ugly Gallery, with…

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9th Annual Festive Artisans Market

November 15, 2018 at10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Manitoba Hydro Place, 360 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0G8 Canada
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Free

Manitoba craftspeople will be selling their beautiful and functional creations during this sale of unique handcrafted items, including stained glass, sculpture, pottery, jewelry, wood, fabric, and more. Featuring: Aradia’s Gallery B-Town Designs Bejewelled Godess Buschie’s Knitting Studio Cori Jaye Art Daryl Freed Jana Hats Jewelry by Tesia Lady Bug Creations Little Wing Odd Birds Mouse River Pottery Murray Watson Rachelle Diddens Sam Secter Ceramics Silkwinds Silver Renaissance Studio 62 Trendy Trivets Velvet Plume And more!

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Workshop – Insurance and Permits for Production

November 15, 2018 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Black Lodge – Winnipeg Film Group, 304-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$20 – $40

Get the Basics – Business Affairs Workshop On Screen Manitoba in partnership with the Winnipeg Film Group present workshops suitable for emerging producers, production managers, filmmakers, location managers and any industry professional with an interest in these topics. Insurance and Permits for Production Thursday November 15, 2018 6:00-9:00 PM Location: Winnipeg Film Group’s Black Lodge Studio, 3rd Floor in Artspace, 100 Arthur St. Presenters: Sandy Taronno, Commercial Account Executive, HUB International Insurance Monique Perro, Film Liaison, City of Winnipeg Rob Kennedy, Film Liaison…

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Songwriting with Lindsey White

November 17, 2018 at1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Manitoba Conservatory of Music & Arts, 515 Portage Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3E9 Canada
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Shisha Embroidery workshop with Nisha Desai

November 17, 2018 at1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberland Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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$45

Registration deadline: Friday, November 16, 2018  at 12 pm  

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Victorian Make & Bake Sale

November 18, 2018 at10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Join us in welcoming the holiday season at our cozy craft and bake sale! With our curated list of local vendors, you'll have a wide array of unique gifts and crafts to choose from. You'll also find plenty of homemade tasty treats to take home with you, including fresh bread and Christmas pudding. To add to the fun, we'll have a photobooth set up as well as an activity table for kids to take their own craft home! For a…

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Forest Encounters

November 20, 2018 - January 18, 2019
School of Art Gallery, University of Manitoba, 255 ARTlab, 180 Dafoe Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2 Canada
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Artists K. Lochhead, J. Kakegamic, G. Kakegamic, J. Sures, D. Becker, S. Gauthier, J. Hudson, E. Landseer, J. Shadbolt, J. Butler, A. Shives, C. Maas, P. Karpik, M. Morris, A. Smith, G. Swinton, T. Onley, V. Fanshaw, L.L. Fitzgerald, E. Inukpaluk, D. Munro, A. Keno, J. Harper, I. Eyre, R. Nelson, J. Falk, G. Ferguson, D. Reichert, C. Pratt, B. Bobak, O.M. Curry, and H.E. Bergman. Organized by: Jamie Wright Exhibition: School of Art Gallery - Main Gallery November 20,…

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Blue Screen with After Effects

November 21, 2018 at6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Video Pool Studio, 300–100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$60 – $80

Have you ever wondered how they make those comic book movies? Have you ever wondered what Video Pool’s giant blue wall is for? Learn the basics of the compositing workflow. Participants will learn basic lighting techniques for shooting on a blue screen, removing harness wires, removing the background in After Effects, and compositing the subject into a new background. About the instructor Rylaan Gimby is a Winnipeg based compositor. He has done compositing, animation, and visual effects for his own…

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ARRI Camera Tech Seminar & Product Presentation

November 21, 2018 at7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$10 – $25

Winnipeg is an active production hub with high-end projects and talented camera crew. Come join our ARRI technical Sales Rep François Gauthier for a presentation on the ARRI ecosystem. With more than 100 years in operation, ARRI offers a powerful, mature, and reliable ecosystem of products including: Lighting, lenses, Filters, Cameras, motion stabilization systems, wireless video and remote transmission systems, and a wide array of professional camera accessories.

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‘It’s a Wonderful Life: The Radio Play’ at RMTC

November 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018
Royal MTC, 174 Market Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0P8 Canada
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After a lifetime of putting off his own plans to help others achieve their dreams, George Bailey becomes rooted in Bedford Falls. One Christmas evening, frustrated and on the brink of ruin, he contemplates the unthinkable. It’s up to a good-natured angel named Clarence to show George how his small life has made a big impact. With this fresh take on a classic story, our Mainstage is transformed into a live recording studio during the golden age of radio. Join…

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Curiousities by Kelli Rey and Candace Ring

November 23, 2018 - December 4, 2018
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Opening reception: November 23, 7-10pm Additional hours: November 24 to December 4: Tuesday to Friday, 12-6pm; Saturday 12-5pm The word Curiosity encompasses many different definitions; A strong desire to know or learn something. A strange or unusual object or fact. An object or idea that arouses interest. Artists Kelli Rey and Candice Ring explore the theme of Curiosities in a series of colourful and playful scenes that feature collections of work in clay. They each offer a contemporary perspective on…

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Sketch Comedy Acting with Kevin McDonald of “Kids in the Hall”

November 24, 2018 at10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Black Lodge – Winnipeg Film Group, 304-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$150 – $180

Kevin McDonald is coming to the Winnipeg Film Group this November to teach a new Workshop! Don't miss out on this great opportunity to learn and take part in Sketch Comedy Acting with Kevin McDonald! Come join a new workshop with old Kevin McDonald, the old guy from the old Kids n the Hall (that’s who he says he is anyway). In this workshop, Kevin (If he doesn’t fall asleep) will teach the students about the finer points of acting…

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Animation with Dragonframe

November 24, 2018 at12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Video Pool Studio, 300–100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$60 – $80

Looking to bring a story to life, create eye-catching effects for a music video, or shoot fun titles for a project? Begin your animation journey with Dragonframe – the digital image capture software trusted by major motion picture studios and independent filmmakers alike. Participants will explore the basics of Dragonframe and learn fundamentals of animation and basic compositing. Various materials such as drawings, paper, cut-outs and everyday objects will be used. About the instructor Leslie Supnet is an artist and…

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Crystal Beads Ball Earring workshop with Grace Ogunniyi

November 24, 2018 at1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberland Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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$40

Registration deadline: November 23, 2018 at 12pm

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Mental Health in Theatre Panel

November 25, 2018 at1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2nd Floor, Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, 400 Colony St
Winnipeg, manitoba R3B 2P3 Canada
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In this panel, representatives from Winnipeg’s artistic and mental health communities will speak to the challenges facing mental health in theatre. Topics include staying motivated, avoiding burnout, maintaining safe spaces in rehearsals, and discussing what resources are available for artists. Join us on November 25 for a panel discussion about how to balance self-care with a career in the arts. Admission is by donation. To RSVP, contact Daphne at associate@sarasvati.ca or call 204-586-2236. Moderator: Taylor Demetrioff Panelists include Larry Isacoff,…

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Picture Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro

November 26, 2018 - November 28, 2018
Media Lab – Winnipeg Film Group, 304 – 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3
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$70 – $90

Monday, November 26 & Wednesday, November 28 | 7pm - 10pm Adobe Premiere is becoming the industry standard and this class will teach you all you need to know about the great editing program! This is a two part series on organizing and editing projects in Adobe Premiere!

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Innovative Arts & Learning Programs in Winnipeg – Eduarts Hub

November 26, 2018 at4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
4th Floor, 245 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, 4th Floor, 245 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB Canada
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Free

The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning and Creative Manitoba invite you to an engaging time of information sharing to learn more about the innovative education programs taking place within the community and schools. This is also an opportunity to network with your peers to seek collaborations, and deepen your connections in the sector. You can also share the innovative work you’re doing through a poster session. GET ON THE MAP! Enjoy a presentation and discussion on Canada’s Map of…

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Beer & Brains

November 27, 2018 at6:30 pm
King’s Head Pub, 120 King Street
Winnipeg,
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$20

Beer & Brains is back! We had so much fun putting this event last time, we are doing it again. Join us for a night of trivia, tunes, prizes and, of course, a few beers! We are putting this event on with fellow indie companies Theatre Incarnate, Walk & Talk Theatre, and The Keep Theatre  and proceeds will support our future projects. $20 on our website (any remaining tickets will be available at the door!)

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Info Session: Vintage Lenses & Adapters

November 28, 2018 at6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Black Lodge – Winnipeg Film Group, 304-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$15 – $20

“Learn how to use lenses designed for 16mm Film Cameras like the Bolex, Arri SR3 and other film cameras on your high end digital video cameras.” At the Film Group we have a selection of C-mount lenses, PL-mount lenses, and other miscellaneous lens mounts that almost no one knows about! Check out this info session for an in depth look at the possibilities with using vintage lenses on digital cameras. Learn about different sensor sizes, different approaches to shooting, and…

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Forum Art Fair – Everything Art & More

November 29, 2018 - December 2, 2018
Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 1H3 Canada
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Free

Forum Art Fair – a casual atmosphere to find your first art piece, add to your ‘green’ art collection and support our creative community. New Original Art, Upcycled Art – previously loved, Bargain Bin Art - $25 or less, Crafted Arts – handmade only, Art Cards, Books & more! When: November 29-December 2 Thursday: 4pm-8pm, Friday: 2pm-8pm, Saturday: 10am- 4pm, Sunday: 12pm-4pm Art Demos all weekend – artists will be posted on the Forum Art facebook page. Free admission, door prizes,…

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December 2018

Buy Social Holiday Market

December 1, 2018 at10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Immaculate Conception Parish, 181 Austin Street N.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 3M7 Canada
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CraftED: Introduction to 3D Needle Felting

December 1, 2018 at11:00 am - 5:00 pm
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberland Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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$115

Registration deadline: November 15, 2018 Craft is a slow process that is best understood through participation. The Manitoba Craft Council has always aimed to promote and advocate for fine craft and its makers in Manitoba, and we are excited to be offering high quality, craft-based workshops to the public at C2 Centre for Craft. This half-day intro class will focus on learning and practicing hands-on skills, getting the feel of wool and what the needle can do, making shapes, adding different…

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A Child’s Victorian Christmas Story

December 2, 2018 at12:30 pm - 2:10 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$5 – $18

Experience a classic Victorian Christmas tradition with internationally-acclaimed storyteller Leigh-Anne Kehler! Cosy up next to the Christmas tree in our parlour and travel back in time with tales from winters past. This holiday event is geared just for kids, but we welcome all ages and families to experience the seasonal tales together. Everyone will have the chance to explore the house before the storytelling begins! Shows will run December 2, 9, and 16. Each date will have TWO shows: 12:30…

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Lecture Series: Victorian Ghost Stories at Christmas

December 2, 2018 at1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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The Victorians loved sitting by the fire at Christmas time and reading about ghosts and ghouls. Christmas back then was not the commercial holiday we know now. It was about “darker, older, more fundamental things: winter, death, rebirth, and the rapt connection between a teller and his or her audience“ In this lecture, Arlene Young answers the question: why were Victorians obsessed with ghosts...at Christmas? The lectures take place in our Visitors' Centre. Each session begins at 1:30 pm and runs…

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Reefer Madness

December 6, 2018 - December 16, 2018
Tom Hendry Warehouse, 140 Rupert Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Inspired by the original 1936 cult film of the same name, this outrageous musical comedy takes a tongue-in-cheek look at the hysteria cased when clean-cut kids fall prey to marijuana, leading them on a hysterical downward spiral filled with evil music, sex and violence. Don’t miss this musical marijuana satire complete with munchies.

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Ghosts of Christmas Past

December 6, 2018 - December 8, 2018
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$10 – $18

It's Christmas day in 1895: what are you and your family doing? Telling ghost stories of course! The Victorians loved to spook their family and friends at Christmas during some of the darkest nights of the year. From Dec 6-8, we'll be sharing some of these beloved tales of terror using some Victorian innovations and good old fashioned story-telling. Start your season off with some Victorian spirits! We have THREE shows: December 6 at 7:00 pm / December 7 at…

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Brush with Opulence

December 7, 2018 - December 18, 2018
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Opening reception: December 7, 7-10pm Additional hours: December 8 to December 18, 2018 - Tuesday to Friday, 12-6pm; Saturday, 12-5pm “Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging.” ~ Joseph Campbell Artist’s Statement The works within this exhibition are about journey and challenges that lead to transformation. Inspired by cinematic instrumental music and the “follow your bliss” philosophic writings of literature professor Joseph Campbell, I take myself on an artistic journey through memories of people,…

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A Child’s Victorian Christmas Story

December 9, 2018 at12:30 pm - 2:10 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$5 – $18

Experience a classic Victorian Christmas tradition with internationally-acclaimed storyteller Leigh-Anne Kehler! Cosy up next to the Christmas tree in our parlour and travel back in time with tales from winters past. This holiday event is geared just for kids, but we welcome all ages and families to experience the seasonal tales together. Everyone will have the chance to explore the house before the storytelling begins! Shows will run December 2, 9, and 16. Each date will have TWO shows: 12:30…

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents Music from a Charlie Brown Christmas

December 9, 2018 at2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$19 – $39

Charles Schultz’s beloved Christmas classic almost didn’t get made. Fortunately, despite numerous production difficulties, the cartoon first aired in 1965 with half the population tuning in to watch. In the years since its release, Charlie Brown’s search for “the true meaning of Christmas” has delighted millions. The Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra performs Vince Guaraldi’s iconic soundtrack and other holiday hits for a festive show not to be missed.

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Miracle on 34th Street: A Radio Play

December 13, 2018 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$17 – $30

An enduring Christmas favourite, Miracle on 34th Street tells the tale of a New York City department store Santa who claims to be the real Santa Claus. At Dalnavert, you can experience this timeless story in classic 1940s radio play style, complete with live music, and foley art! Guests can look forward to performances from local talent such as Stephen Sim and Caity Curtis from the Winnipeg Improv Festival, radio personalities Terry MacLeod and Ron Robinson, and Brad Oswald from…

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Miracle on 34th Street: A Radio Play

December 14, 2018 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$17 – $30

An enduring Christmas favourite, Miracle on 34th Street tells the tale of a New York City department store Santa who claims to be the real Santa Claus. At Dalnavert, you can experience this timeless story in classic 1940s radio play style, complete with live music, and foley art! Guests can look forward to performances from local talent such as Stephen Sim and Caity Curtis from the Winnipeg Improv Festival, radio personalities Terry MacLeod and Ron Robinson, and Brad Oswald from…

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Stages Speaker Series: Artist Talk by Raymond Boisjoly

December 14, 2018 at7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
92 Higgins Ave, 92 Higgins Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0E8 Canada
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Free

***Off-site location: 92 Higgins Ave. Winnipeg, MB, Canada. (wheelchair accessible; loads of parking; #47 bus route)*** On Friday, December 14, 2018, from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Plug In ICA will present an artist talk with Raymond Boisjoly as part of our STAGES Speaker Series in anticipation of STAGES 2019.* Boisjoly is in Winnipeg to begin his research for STAGES 2019 and present on his artwork and process, which tussles with the possibility of communicating a sense of indigeneity that…

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Art Making as Mindfulness Workshop

December 15, 2018 at10:00 am - December 16, 2018 at5:00 pm
WHEAT Institute, 100 Rue des Ruines du Monastere
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3V 1B9 Canada
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$395.00

Participants will gain insights into the nature of mindfulness as they are guided in expressive arts processes that awaken them to the present moment, and open them to new insights that arise. Participants will experience the therapeutic value of art making as mindfulness first hand through engaging in expressive arts modalities and intermodal processes that draw on breath meditations, visual arts, writing, movement, and sharing. Practical knowledge about how to plan sessions for groups, work from a person-centered approach with…

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Miracle on 34th Street: A Radio Play

December 15, 2018 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$17 – $30

An enduring Christmas favourite, Miracle on 34th Street tells the tale of a New York City department store Santa who claims to be the real Santa Claus. At Dalnavert, you can experience this timeless story in classic 1940s radio play style, complete with live music, and foley art! Guests can look forward to performances from local talent such as Stephen Sim and Caity Curtis from the Winnipeg Improv Festival, radio personalities Terry MacLeod and Ron Robinson, and Brad Oswald from…

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A Child’s Victorian Christmas Story

December 16, 2018 at12:30 pm - 2:10 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$5 – $18

Experience a classic Victorian Christmas tradition with internationally-acclaimed storyteller Leigh-Anne Kehler! Cosy up next to the Christmas tree in our parlour and travel back in time with tales from winters past. This holiday event is geared just for kids, but we welcome all ages and families to experience the seasonal tales together. Everyone will have the chance to explore the house before the storytelling begins! Shows will run December 2, 9, and 16. Each date will have TWO shows: 12:30…

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Lecture Series: Charles Dickens

December 16, 2018 at1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$12 – $15

How did the life of Charles Dickens influence his classic story, A Christmas Carol? How did this novella shape our idea of Christmas today? And who really was the man behind the Carol? In this installment in our Lecture Series, join Ron Robinson in a discussion on the life of Charles Dickens and the legacy of A Christmas Carol. Tickets available in-house or via email at reserve@dalnavertmuseum.ca.

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A Christmas Carol: A Reading by Ron Robinson

December 20, 2018 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$17 – $20

Join us in the days leading up to Christmas as renowned local radio personality and friend to Dalnavert Museum Ron Robinson performs an intimate reading of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale, A Christmas Carol. The reading will take place in our festively decorated visitors' centre from 7-8:15 PM. Seasonal refreshments will be provided! The museum will be open at 6:15, so come early to view our Victorian Christmas decorations and listen to carols in Dalnavert's halls.

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A Christmas Carol: A Reading by Ron Robinson

December 21, 2018 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$17 – $25

Join us in the days leading up to Christmas as renowned local radio personality and friend to Dalnavert Museum Ron Robinson performs an intimate reading of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale, A Christmas Carol. The reading will take place in our festively decorated visitors' centre from 7-8:15 PM. Seasonal refreshments will be provided! The museum will be open at 6:15, so come early to view our Victorian Christmas decorations and listen to carols in Dalnavert's halls.

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A Christmas Carol: A Reading by Ron Robinson

December 22, 2018 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$17 – $25

Join us in the days leading up to Christmas as renowned local radio personality and friend to Dalnavert Museum Ron Robinson performs an intimate reading of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale, A Christmas Carol. The reading will take place in our festively decorated visitors' centre from 7-8:15 PM. Seasonal refreshments will be provided! The museum will be open at 6:15, so come early to view our Victorian Christmas decorations and listen to carols in Dalnavert's halls.

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A Christmas Carol: A Reading by Ron Robinson

December 23, 2018 at2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$17 – $50

Join us in the days leading up to Christmas as renowned local radio personality and friend to Dalnavert Museum Ron Robinson performs an intimate reading of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale, A Christmas Carol. This matinee slot for A Christmas Carol will be held at 2:00 PM in the beautiful and festive parlour of Dalnavert. Limited tickets are available for this special reading!

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January 2019

99 Pieces Art Exhibition & Sale

January 4 - January 15
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

This 99 pieces of art on the wall is an art exhibition and sale (2019) features the works of over 40 artists members. This juried exhibition comes together once a year and is a full year in the making from the call for submission release to the exhibition opening date. When you visit this show, it starts with 99 pieces. As they are sold they are removed from the exhibition just like the song "99 Bottles of Beer on the…

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Poetry Workshop with Di Brandt

January 5 at9:00 am - January 6 at5:00 pm
WHEAT Institute, 100 Rue des Ruines du Monastere
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3V 1B9 Canada
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$395.00

Join WHEAT Institute and Winnipeg's first Poet Laureate Di Brandt as we explore formal and expressive elements of poetic creation through reading, writing and performance exercises, with specific attention to (inter)cultural and (inter)personal influences and resonances. Over the course of the weekend, we will develop a repertoire of playful, creative, fun approaches to transformative poetic expression. Among other approaches, we will explore imagism, surrealism, ghazals and lament. ***No prior experience in poetry is required*** Poetry is a vibrant and powerful…

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‘Matilda the Musical’ at RMTC

January 10 - February 2
Royal MTC, 174 Market Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0P8 Canada
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Matilda’s parents don’t understand her. At all. Her school life is no picnic under the iron rule of the frightful Miss Trunchbull. Armed with a vivid imagination and razor-sharp intellect, this delightfully defiant little girl resolves to change her destiny. Winner of more than 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, Roald Dahl’s cheeky salute to the power of the underdog has won over seven million people of all ages. Featuring irresistible music, whip-smart lyrics and the wild genius…

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CraftED: Paper Marbling Intensive with Janet Carroll

January 12 at1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberland Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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$105

Registration deadline: Friday, December 21, 2018 Craft is a slow process that is best understood through participation. The Manitoba Craft Council has always aimed to promote and advocate for fine craft and its makers in Manitoba, and we are excited to be offering high quality, craft-based workshops to the public at C2 Centre for Craft. See how the amazing mix of paint, paper, thickening agents, and a stylus make “one-of-a-kind” results. In this workshop, you will take home a collection of decorative papers that…

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Handle with Care: It’s Glass (Lecture Series 2018-2019)

January 13 at1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$12 – $15

Dalnavert’s first lecture of 2019 is all about glass! Join Inés Bonacossa as she delves into the history of glassware, from the well-guarded secrets of Venetian glass-makers to the creations of the Victorian era. Plus, discover glass curiosities from Dalnavert’s own collections — some of these items may even glow in the dark… The lecture will take place in our Visitors’ Centre from 1:30-2:30 pm. Refreshments will be provided! Tickets are $15 ($12 for members) and can be purchased in-house…

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Ripple, Roll, Stretch: Video Edit

January 15 at6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Video Pool Studio, 300–100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$60 – $80

This evening workshop will cover the strange and fascinating world of video editing. This course will be more focused on the philosophies and concepts of editing and less on the specific tools, as the internet is filled with countless easy to follow software tutorials. While the class will be taught with Adobe Premiere, participants are encouraged to use whichever editing software they are most comfortable with (Final Cut, Da Vinci Resolve, Premiere elements, iMovie, Windows Movie Maker, etc.). There will…

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Open Mic Night

January 15 at6:30 pm - 11:59 pm
The Handsome Daughter, 61 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 2B2 Canada
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Free

with host Jacob Brodovsky No cover Doors and signup 6:30PM / Showtime 7PM Two songs New Music Night is made possible with the generous support of the Winnipeg Arts Council with funding from the City of Winnipeg and the SOCAN Foundation.

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Seasons of Togetherness | Toby Gillies

January 18 - February 15
aceart, 290 McDermot Ave – 2nd Floor
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1K2 Canada
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Free

Launch: 7pm, Friday, 18 January Artist talk: 7pm, Friday, 15 February Exhibition run: 18 January – 15 February, 2019 Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday, 12-5pm Seasons of Togetherness incorporates drawing, collage, and animation in an installation about human interaction and connection. Inspired by fantasies found within thrift-store relationship guidebooks, self-help Internet articles, and step-by-step illustrations, Gillies has made a playful attempt to discover new ways to experience closeness with others and the world around. Source materials have been abstracted through…

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Sentient Soul by Faye Hall

January 18 - January 29
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Opening Reception: January 18, 7-10pm Additional Hours: January 19 to January 29 Tuesday-Friday: 12-6pm Saturdays: 12-5pm Sentient means being able to perceive and feel things. Art tells the truth through beauty – enabling us to see and attend, paying attention to something and each other. Faye Hall’s paintings tell stories – whether the paintings are for the books that she’s illustrated or stories about family and friends, her energetic repertoire will tell a story or remind the viewer of their…

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Two-Needle Metis Beading with Jennine Krauchi

January 19 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Avenue
Winnipeg, R3B 0N3 Canada
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Free

Free, no registration required. Space are limited so please arrive early. Jennine Krauchi will teach Métis-style, two-needle beadwork. Each participant will work with a beautiful, original design by Krauchi and take away a finished, beaded needle pouch. If you are interested in attending the Beading Collection Tour with Maureen Matthews at 11am registration is required and is available by following this link.

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Sound Post-Production: what are we listening for?

January 22 at6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Video Pool Studio, 300–100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$60 – $80

This is a four hour evening workshop for anyone interested in the process of working with recorded sounds, more commonly known as post-production. Participants of the workshop will gain insight into this process and will learn about different approaches/techniques for working with sound that can help improve the sound quality & creativity within their projects. Dates: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 (6pm-10pm) Fees: $60 member / $80 non-member Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.) Limit: 8 Participants Instructor:…

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Artist Talk with Jean-Paul Kelly

January 22 at7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Plug In ICA, 460 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg,
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Free

In the lead up to Jean-Paul Kelly’s solo exhibition, That ends that matter, Plug In ICA welcomes this perceptive and provocative artist to Winnipeg. Kelly will introduce the complexity of his working process and research methods through a visual discussion of his work. On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 7pm, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art presents an artist talk by Jean-Paul Kelly. As an introduction to Kelly’s solo exhibition,That ends that matter, the artist will be speaking about the trajectory…

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January Music Meeting

January 24 - January 27
Manitoba Music, 1-376 Donald St, Winnipeg
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2J2 Canada
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$60 – $90

Music industry gathering. Heart of the country. Middle of the winter. $60 Members & Big Fun performers, $90 Non-Members The sixth edition of JMM welcomes some of Canada’s top music industry pros in a conference format that includes group sessions, discussion groups, networking mixers, and one-on-one meetings. Reps from the label, agency, management, festival, recording, and publicity sides of the industry will converge on Winnipeg to discuss the state of Canada’s independent music industry and provide concrete advice on how to succeed…

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Manitoba Music at Big Fun

January 25 at7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Forks Market, 1 Forks Market Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4L9 Canada
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$10

Manitoba Music and Big Fun team up to host the annual Manitoba Music Showcase at The Forks on January 25 featuring three buzz-worthy emerging local acts... APOLLO SUNS Born from the fusing of eight Winnipeg-based musicians, Apollo Suns have created a refreshing and innovative sound and live performance combining jazz, funk, rock, and psychedelic music. Their debut, Each Day a Different Sun, helped them win Instrumental Artists of the Year at the 2018 at the Western Canadian Music Awards and spent seven weeks on Earshot! National Top 50 charts…

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Queering Theatre Round-Table

January 27 at1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rainbow Resource Centre, 170 Scott St
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 0L7 Canada
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$10

“Queer theatre boldly says: No, we are not all the same. Actually, we are kind of different from one another. And, not only is that okay, but it’s a good thing.” – Buddies in Bad Times Theatre In this round-table discussion, panelists will speak to the representation and practice of queer stories in Winnipeg theatre, including the differing approaches to queering theatre in one’s own work. Topics include: How does one's identity as a queer person influence their work or…

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Family Sunday: Arctic Chill Out

January 27 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$20

$20 per family (up to 2 adults and 4 children under 18) • FREE for WAG members Keep your snowsuit on when you visit the Far North at the WAG! Head up to the rooftop where you'll learn how to make an iglu, help build a giant snow fort, and play with Siberian Husky dogs. Warm up inside with bannock and tea and explore the Mary Yuusipik Singaqti: Back River Memories and Nivinngajuliaat from Baker Lake exhibitions, plus all current shows.

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Impressionism in Canada (Lecture Series 2018-2019)

January 27 at1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$12 – $15

When you hear the term “Impressionism”, French artists such as Monet, Degas, and Renoir might come to mind. But the Impressionist movement was not limited to France alone; it also influenced artists here in Canada. In this lecture, Inés Bonacossa discusses the origins of Impressionism in France, its movement to Canada, and how it took shape much closer to home. The lecture will take place in our Visitors' Centre from 1:30-2:30 pm. Refreshments will be provided! Tickets are $15 ($12…

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Art and Mental Health: An Artist Talk with Cathie Ugrin

January 30
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberland Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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Free

Living with mental illness is a journey and a process. An emotional and physical roller-coaster that includes and involves loved ones, family and friends. Local Fabric Artist Cathie Ugrin has created an artist talk where she presents her own experiences as a case study and talks about how the creation of her solo fibre art exhibit Feeling from Without and Within uses art as a release and a means to understanding. Please join Cathie on January 30, 2019, at 7…

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‘A Doll’s House’ at RMTC

January 31 - February 16
Royal MTC, 174 Market Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0P8 Canada
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Henrik Ibsen’s realist masterpiece resonates more than a century after the debut of Nora Helmer, whose bourgeois illusions are shattered by the realization that she’s merely a doll in her own home. Nora is so hopelessly devoted to her husband Torvald that she will do anything to save his life. When the blackmailer threatens to reveal all, Nora must decide how far she’ll go to protect her family. A story of great love, deceit and discovery, A Doll’s House broke…

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AGM at aceartinc.

January 31 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
aceart, 290 McDermot Ave – 2nd Floor
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1K2 Canada
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Free

All are welcome! Become a member or renew your membership for $25.00 online or in person. Members receive voting privileges at AGMs and other benefits, as outlined on our website  at aceart.org/membership. We'll be approving our new anti-oppression policy. Read it online at aceart.org/mandate.

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February 2019

Indigo Dreams: Finding My Way Through by Elsi (Elizabeth) Mason

February 1 - February 12
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Opening Reception & First Friday: February 1, 7-10pm Additional Hours: February 2-February 12 Tuesday-Friday: 12-6pm; Saturday: 12-5pm ARTIST BIO Elsi Elizabeth Mason is a Winnipeg artist whose primary focus on art has been in the education field, whether it was being the teacher who said, “I’ll teach the art classes for the school!” to completing her Masters in Visual Art Education in 2017. After taking time off to raise her family, Elsi began working as a substitute teacher, using her…

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C2 Trunk Show and Sale: Sonja Rosenberg

February 1 at5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberland Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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Free

Sonja Rosenberg Trunk Show and Sale Featuring jewellery work by Manitoba artist Sonja Rosenberg. Friday, February 1, 5-9 PM (Artist in attendance) + Saturday, February 2, 12-4 PM Sonja Rosenberg is a Winnipeg goldsmith merging traditional techniques with urban contemporary style. Inspired by the structure and formation of both urban and natural landscapes. Sonja explores three dimensional form, experimenting with volume and space, colour and texture, creating structural jewellery that is bold, voluminous and lightweight. Wheelchair Accessible

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Creative Drama Workshop

February 2 at9:00 am - February 3 at5:00 pm
WHEAT Institute, 100 Rue des Ruines du Monastere
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3V 1B9 Canada
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$395.00

Join WHEAT Institute and Drama Therapist Csilla Przibislawsky as we explore playfulness as an essential component of Drama. This two-day workshop helps students develop their creative imagination, self-expression, self-knowledge, and social relatedness through active participation in a variety of improvised dramatic activities. Students will become more comfortable with engaging in improvisation techniques and facilitating improvisation for others. The place and use of drama games will also be explored, as an important method of helping group members warm up both to…

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‘887’ at RMTC

February 8 - February 10
Royal MTC, 174 Market Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0P8 Canada
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A Canadian theatre legend gets personal. Robert Lepage explores individual and collective memory in a visually stunning, evocative and unforgettable new show. An internationally celebrated artist known for breaking boundaries, Lepage’s mastery transcends genre with credits in theatre, film, ballet and opera. In high demand as a creative visionary, Lepage has designed productions for Cirque du Soleil and directed two tours for musician Peter Gabriel. After premiering at the Pan Am Games in Toronto, 887 wowed audiences on a worldwide…

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Certificate Program in Museum Practice

February 8 at9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort La Reine Museum, 2652 E Saskatchewan Ave
Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 3Z9 Canada
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$125 – $165

Museum programming means sharing stories your museum has to tell with visitors. Programming can be aimed at school children, adults, seniors, and/or families. Programs can be developed around school curriculum, current social issues or they can offer an opportunity for visitors to immerse themselves in the life and activities of days gone by. Participants will learn how to use objects in teaching and develop skills in planning and developing a curriculum-based school program and planning and developing a public education…

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Info Session with ACTRA/RACS

February 8 at12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Manitoba Music, 1-376 Donald St, Winnipeg
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2J2 Canada
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Free

Bonnie Fedrau from ACTRA RACS (Recording Artists’ Collecting Society) will be hosting a free info session to help you learn more about collecting royalties, and to help break down the process and connect you with with royalties that are owed to you as a performer. These royalties include performers such as the producer, session musicians and background vocalists to featured artists and members of a group – uncover royalties that they are entitled to. ACTRA RACS is a not-for-profit performer…

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Explore-Abilities Morning

February 9 at8:00 am - 9:25 am
Manitoba Children’s Museum, 45 Forks Market Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Part of our Explore-Abilities Access Program, join us for an Explore-Abilities Morning – a sensory-friendly museum experience designed for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have fun and enjoy interactive, hands-on learning in a safe and accessible facility! Developed in conjunction with experts from Autism Learning Centre, Autism Manitoba, and On The Spectrum Therapy Services, this event features: Light and sound reductions in museum galleries Extra visual signage for safety A less crowded environment Designated quiet…

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Manitoba Music Rocks Charity Bonspiel

February 9 at11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Granite Curling Club, 1 Granite Way
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0Y9 Canada
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$180

Manitoba Music and Manitoba Film & Music present MANITOBA MUSIC ROCKS CHARITY BONSPIEL In support of the Kevin Walters Memorial Fund Saturday, February 9, 2019 Granite Curling Club, One Granite Way Team Registration Fee is $180 per team (4 x $45). #mbrocks Schedule Registration 11AM Practice session 11:30AM First Draw 12PM Second Draw 1:15PM Dinner 5:30PM Awards & Raffle 6:30PM Questions? Email curling@manitobamusic.com 

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Valentine’s Crafts for Kids

February 9 at1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

At this free event, kids can get creative and make unique, hand-made crafts for their loved ones this Valentine’s Day! Drop in anytime between 1:00 and 3:00 PM. We'll provide the craft supplies and the Valentine’s Day treats!

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A Victorian Doll’s House: The Victorian Obsession with Miniatures

February 10 at1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$12 – $15

As a tie-in with RMTC's Ibsenfest, this illustrated talk explores the miniature worlds that gave Henrik Ibsen's renowned play "A Doll's House" its name. Join Professor Vanessa Warne for a virtual tour of Victorian dollhouses and discover the role these tiny homes played in art, literature, and the Victorian worldview. This event is part of Dalnavert's Exploring Victorians Lecture Series and will take place in our Visitors' Centre at 1:30 PM. Coffee, tea, and treats will be provided! Tickets are…

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents Isn’t She Lovely – The Music of Stevie Wonder!

February 10 at2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$19 – $39

He has sold 100 million records, has 10 number one hits, and won Album of the Year three times. His music is syncopated, soulful and sophisticated. He is masterful on piano, mesmerizing on harmonica, and magic when he sings. He is the one and only Stevie Wonder and the WJO explores his music re-imagined for big band. Vocalist and harmonica player Todd Martin joins the band as we pay tribute to a Motown legend.

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Equalizer: Audio Production Workshops for Women & Non-binary People | How to make a great sounding recording

February 10 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Manitoba Music, 1-376 Donald St, Winnipeg
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2J2 Canada
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This workshop is dedicated to learning how to make excellent recordings with whatever equipment you already have. Having the knowledge to make quality recordings is a major factor in getting better sounding songs and mixes. Covering concepts like gain staging, EQ, compression and more, learn to make vocals, instruments, and synths sound great no matter what kind of set up you've got. Equalizer workshops are designed to offer a safe and encouraging environment to women and non-binary people who are…

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents Isn’t She Lovely – The Music of Stevie Wonder!

February 10 at7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$19 – $39

He has sold 100 million records, has 10 number one hits, and won Album of the Year three times. His music is syncopated, soulful and sophisticated. He is masterful on piano, mesmerizing on harmonica, and magic when he sings. He is the one and only Stevie Wonder and the WJO explores his music re-imagined for big band. Vocalist and harmonica player Todd Martin joins the band as we pay tribute to a Motown legend.

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MakerLab: Tinsmithing

February 13 at6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$40 – $45

Fashion the perfect adornments for the fringes of your ceinture fléchée/ Métis sash, just in time for Festival du Voyageur and Louis Riel Day. Fabrice (Fab) Siaux will show you how to craft tin using designs based on historical patterns, but with a modern twist. Make a trio of handmade tin goods: a spice grater, a tin box, and tinkling cones. $45 single ticket / $40 WAG members or 2+ tickets. Ages 14 and up. Participants under the age of…

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FEAST: Valentine’s Edition

February 14 - February 16
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$60 – $70

Perfect for a special Valentine’s date! Enjoy the WAG's signature dinner-and-tour program, featuring a three-course meal, followed by an exciting guided tour in the exhibition galleries. Feb 14 & 16 Dinner is served at 6pm; tour at 7:30pm Tickets $70; $60 for WAG members

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Visite guide en français avec Evin Collis

February 16 at3:00 pm
Plug In ICA, 460 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg,
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Free

Rejoignez-nous le samedi 16 février à 15 h, où Evin Collis donnera un tour guidé GRATUIT en français de l’exposition “That ends that matter” par Jean-Paul Kelly. “That ends that matter” est une installation de vidéo compréhensive qui déroule dans une salle d’audience. Une part reconstitution combinée avec des montages des photos retrouvées et d’animations graphiques, Jean-Paul Kelly a tenté de réciter ses expériences d’observation des audiences dans le tribunal de la Cité de Londres dans le centre de Londres,…

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Franco-Fun Day

February 18 at11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Manitoba Children’s Museum, 45 Forks Market Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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At the Children’s Museum, Louis Riel Day is the opportunity to celebrate French Canadian Culture. Kick things off with a performance from l’Ensemble folklorique de la Rivière Rouge at 11:00AM. Enjoy our special themed crafts, activities, and French story times throughout the day. Don’t miss our very special Franco-Fun Day! Au Children’s Museum, la Journée de Louis Riel est l’occasion de célébrer la culture franco-canadienne! Le 19 février, les festivités se tiendront de 11 à 15h! Commencez la journée avec une performance de l’Ensemble…

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Intermediate Sound Design

February 19 at6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Video Pool Studio, 300–100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$60 – $80

This workshop will demonstrate and discuss some of the techniques and concepts behind SFX production and Sound Design. We’ll explore the art of foley, analog and digital methods of processing sound and some of the conceptual/aesthetic considerations behind good design practices. Whether you’re interested in creating sound for movies, video games, sound art or something else entirely, this workshop will have a lot to offer. Participants should already have at least some experience recording and working with audio. Dates: Tuesday,…

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Family Stroller Tours: Behind Closed Doors

February 21 at11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map

Monthly stroller-friendly tours that allow you to engage in conversations on art with other adults while being mindful of your little ones. Behind Closed Doors: Step inside the artist's studio in this unique display. Tour included with Gallery admission; FREE for WAG members. Children 5 and under are free.

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Paint Party: Abstract Colour Block

February 21 at7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
$40 – $45

Learn a little colour theory while painting an eye-catching canvas. Choose from a selection of contemporary colour palettes, practice how to handle a brush with precision, and spend a relaxing and enjoyable evening with your friends …or make new ones! $45 single ticket • $40 WAG members or for two or more tickets 18+ event • Cash bar available Your ticket to Paint Party helps support programming for children, teens, and adults. For more information, email studioprograms-assistant@wag.ca

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