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MacKenzie Art Gallery

The MacKenzie Art Gallery has received two major gifts, including $25 million from an anonymous donor. It is the largest endowment in the gallery’s history. more

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The MacKenzie Art Gallery in Regina has appointed John G. Hampton to the newly created position of director of programs, effective Oct. 1. more

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A public sculpture by Omaskêko Ininiwak artist Duane Linklater will be installed on the facade of the MacKenzie Gallery’s T.C. Douglas Building in Regina's Wascana Park starting May 24. more

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The MacKenzie and New Dance Horizons present "Re: Celebrating the Body," featuring a season of programming focused on the body, abilities, and the joy of movement. more

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The MacKenzie continues its lineup of programming for "Transformative Landscapes" with "Pioneer" by New Zealand artist Brett Graham. more

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Anthony Kiendl, Executive Director and CEO of the MacKenzie Art Gallery, and Christina Attard, Executive Director of the South Saskatchewan Community Foundation announce tthe Gallery has received a $1.6 million gift from an anonymous donor. more

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The MacKenzie Art Gallery is pleased to be the summer home for Alex Janvier, as this popular exhibition from the National Gallery of Canada makes its first stop on a national tour — and only stop in Saskatchewan. more

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John Akomfrah, a British artist of Ghanaian descent, considers questions of race and post-colonial identity in "The Last Angel of History," on view at Regina’s MacKenzie Gallery until May 14. more

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The MacKenzie Art Gallery in Regina marks the 125th anniversary of Ukrainian immigration to Canada with a show, "Found in Translation," by the late Dmytro Stryjek, a Saskatchewan artist who began painting in earnest only after he retired. more

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The Department of Canadian Heritage has announced funding for Saskatchewan’s contributions to the Canada 150 project, including the commissioning of a large-scale Indigenous public artwork to be unveiled on the MacKenzie grounds in October 2017. more

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Copies of five artworks in the MacKenzie’s permanent collection, among the gallery’s public favourites, are being placed along city streets and in Victoria Park, adding to the seven installed in September 2015 in various locations. more

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Atom Egoyan, "Steenbeckett," 2002

© Ego Film Arts

Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan presents his 2002 lens-based installation, "Steenbeckett," which immerses viewers in a moving web of 35mm film strung floor to ceiling and wall to wall. more

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"The Candahar," 2007, installation (Calgary)

Photo by Theo Sims

While Director Anthony Keindl's goal to open a café for gallery patrons has taken longer than expected, a trial run of sorts, Theo Sims’ well-known installation, "The Candahar," offers visitors a chance to visit a traditional Irish pub. more

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Rosalie Favell found herself part of a welcoming group of aboriginal artists doing residencies in 2008 at the Banff Centre. She decided to shoot portraits of these fellow artists, who included Alex Janvier, Nadia Myre and Frank Shebageget. more

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"Untitled (Mountain lake with deer)"

Collection of Wayne Morgan and Sharilyn J. Ingram, Grimsby, Ont.

Paintings by Levine Flexhaug are easy to forget. They look like something from a learn-to-paint television show – quick, folksy, feel-good landscapes. more

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Creative Saskatchewan and the MacKenzie Art Gallery are pleased to announce that Saskatoon artist Zachari Logan has been selected to participate in a funded three-month residency at the International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn, NY more

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"Jelly Shelf"

Collection of Equinox Gallery, Vancouver. Photo: Ned Pratt.

Mary Pratt occupies a unique and agitating position within the still-forming canon of Canadian contemporary art. more

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"Salmon on Saran"

Collection of Angus and Jean Bruneau.

Luminous paintings of everyday objects in her home – everything from jars of jam to a dead salmon – light up the 50-year retrospective of celebrated Newfoundland artist Mary Pratt. more

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"Medicine Bear"

Photo credit: Don Hall.

"7: The Professional Native Indian Artists Inc." looks at an early artist alliance that demanded professional recognition and stimulated a new way of thinking about aboriginal peoples and their art. more

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The MacKenzie Art Gallery Board of Trustees announced the appointment of Anthony Kiendl as Chief Executive Officer. more

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