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Hassan Kamali Jamil: Alternate Reality

2017 MFA Exhibition: Part 2

June 7, 2017 — 
The School of Art and School of Art Gallery are pleased to present Make Life Still, Part 2 of the thesis exhibitions and oral examinations by Master of Fine Art students.

Bonnie Marin, The Oval Portrait, mixed media.

Master of Fine Art exhibitions begin May 23

May 17, 2017 — 
Six master of fine art students are exhibiting their theses in the School of Art Gallery

Science Rendezvous promotional photographs at the University of Manitoba

Science in the city

May 11, 2017 — 
Festivities kick-off with hands-on science activities for schoolchildren at the U of M on Friday, May 12, with more than 1,000 students registered to attend

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BFA Graduating Exhibition celebrates achievements of students

April 26, 2017 — 
ARTlab will be the home to the festive sounds of students, their families, guests and community members checking out artistic achievements

Soldiers in Vietnam run to a helicopter

Untold Stories of 150 Years: The Impact of the Vietnam War Resisters on Canadian Ceramics

April 13, 2017 — 
The story of how Americans who came to Canada as an act of resistance to the Vietnam war established craft associations, and how the craft revival of the 1960s and 70s can be attributed to these individuals.


Research and International

Kudos: Arbor Vitae

April 10, 2017 — 
Grace Nickel's work was displayed in the exhibition, The Evocative Garden, which represents some of the top artists in the field.

The 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient for Professional Achievement is Reva Stone

The 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient for Professional Achievement is Reva Stone

March 9, 2017 — 
Reva Stone’s [BA/68, BFA (Hons)/85] articulate vision and provoking artworks have helped to define the genre of new media

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Ione Thorkelsson’s installation Synthia’s Closet

Exhibit from award-winning Ione Thorkelsson on display through to Feb. 24

February 2, 2017 — 
Ione Thorkelsson’s installation Synthia’s Closet is the artist’s most recent body of work and is a beautiful illustration of her technical range. An artist talk will be held on Feb. 2, 2017

Faculty of Science

All STEAMed Up

February 1, 2017 — 
STEAM came about as a way to take what are known as the STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and incorporate Art and Design into the mix. The program endeavours to dispel the twin myths of the socially awkward, uncommunicative scientist and the self-involved, impractical artist while simultaneously using artistic creativity and practical science not only to facilitate innovation, but to make the subjects more accessible to those not currently involved with STEM.

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The top of the the 7.5 metre sculpture, Dream Machine, by U of M fine arts grad, Wayne Littlejohn

Wpg Free Press: Living the dream

January 30, 2017 — 
Fine arts grad Wayne Littlejohn's latest sculpture is generating huge buzz


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