Formerly known as the Floating Gallery this artist-run centre is devoted exclusively to the exhibition and study of photo-based art. Founded in 1981 as the Winnipeg Photographers Group, the gallery continues to recognize the tradition of the medium while encouraging innovation and the re-evaluation of contemporary photographic standards and practices. Open Wed to Sat noon - 5 pm. Platform: Centre for Photographic & Digital Arts Email.
Platform: Centre for Photographic & Digital Arts
121-100 Arthur St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3
Open Wed to Sat noon - 5 pm.
Mentions in Galleries West
Sarah Crawley, Annie MacDonell and Mandy Malazdrewich, "The Time Travellers," Platform Centre for Photographic and Digital Arts, Winnipeg, April 15 to May 28, 2016
What I wasn’t expecting was a pitch-perfect masterfully calibrated piece of storytelling that put my cynicism to shame.
Apr 25, 2016
IRENE BINDI and ASTON COLES: "At the Corner," Platform Centre for Photographic and Digital Arts, Winnipeg Jan. 30 to March 14, 2015
The ancient Greek mathematicians Ptolemy and Euclid believed that light was a sensitive substance that shoots from the eyes, reaching into space to illuminate objects. For Aston Coles, that idea is a beautiful one.
Feb 9, 2015
JASON DEE, "still.moving.memory," December 18, 2008 to January 24, 2009, PLATFORM: Centre for Digital + Photographic Arts, Winnipeg
While he has shown extensively in Europe since graduating from the Masters program at the Glasgow School of Art in 2001, this will be Scottish artist Jason Dee’s first Canadian show.
Aug 31, 2008
ADRIAN FISH, "Staged," July 11 to August 27, 2008, Platform: Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts, Winnipeg
Performative spaces have a grandiosity and presence unlike any other. Toronto- and Halifax-based artist Adrian Fish explores these rooms and their psychological complexities in his series Staged at Winnipeg’s Platform Gallery.
Apr 30, 2008