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Konadu's work Figure as Index (Triptych)

Artwork by U of M grad earns top BMO prize

August 13, 2019 — 
Luther Konadu (BFA/19) is the national winner of 17th annual BMO 1st Art! competition



CBC: Destruction of Winnipeg warehouse highlights dearth of cheap studios

July 24, 2019 — 
The loss of a North End warehouse used by nearly 30 Winnipeg artists underscores a shortage of safe, affordable studio space in the city, artists say

Food Systems Research Group

Register TODAY for the June 26 Food Systems Student Symposium

June 18, 2019 — 
There is still time to register for the June 26 Food Systems Student Symposium!

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Food Systems Research Group

Second UofM Food Systems Student Symposium set to “Bridge the Gap”

May 16, 2019 — 
Register today for the University-wide Food Systems Student Symposium - F3S - taking place June 26th. 

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Dr. Allan Becker, 2018 recipient of the Dr. John M. Bowman Memorial Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation Award, for his outstanding contributions to the field of pediatric allergy and asthma research. // Photo by Daniel Gwozdz

Clinician scientists: critical for the evolution of healthcare

April 30, 2019 — 
Dr. Allan Becker is the recipient of the Dr. John M. Bowman Memorial Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation Award

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Visitors are intrigued by the installations of artists Shawn Gosek and Robyn Adam at a previous BFA Graduating Exhibition reception

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The 2019 School of Art graduating class showcases its best work

April 24, 2019 — 
ARTlab will be transformed into an exhibition centre where the hallways, studios and classrooms will showcase works of graduating BFA students.


Norman Meade, Elder in Residence, Indigenous Student Centre

Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

The Centre’s art reception invites conversation and contemplation

April 15, 2019 — 
Eighteen students from the School of Art had their artwork exhibited in the “DIVERSE RECONCILIATION – Winnipeg Under the Bridge” art reception held at the Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (The Centre) on Wednesday, April 10.


UM remembers visual artist Joseph Fafard

March 16, 2019 — 
“He was able to look past the familiarity of subject matter and see the world with affection and empathy. I was continually inspired by his work and was honoured to know him. He will be missed,” said Dr. David Barnard, U of M President and Vice-Chancellor.

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William Lobchuk The Great Northwest Series (triptych), 1982 serigraph, edition 29/35, 290 cm x 72.2 cm Gift of Bill Lobchuk School of Art Gallery Permanent Collection

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Celebrating Winnipeg’s Grand Western Canadian Screen Shop

February 11, 2019 — 
In 1968, Bill Lobchuk [DipArt/66] opened The Screen Shop at 48 Princess Street in Winnipeg. Thirty years since its closing, the impact of the Grand Western Canadian Screen Shop continues to resonate in Canada’s art community.

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Wpg Free Press: Winnipeg entry among river trail hut winners

February 7, 2019 — 
It’s only the second time Manitobans have won the event.


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