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Stacey Abramson

Stacey Abramson

Stacey Abramson is a writer, artist and visual arts educator in Winnipeg. She has contributed to CBC Radio, C Magazine and is a former visual arts critic for the Winnipeg Free Press. An alumna of the Art21 Educators program, she was the organization's educator-in-residence in 2017.

Over the next two months, billboards across Canada will feature art by Indigenous women. This vast linear gallery, with unprecedented visibility for women’s stories, is an act of cultural reconciliation. more

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Erika DeFreitas asks us to slow down and think about an Ontario farmhouse. But the underlying quest of her research is to evaluate how we understand both history and place. more

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Logan MacDonald started looking at structures and signage set up by Indigenous communities to assert property rights. His work grew into a larger project about identity and cultural revival. more

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New work by Winnipeg artists Erika Lincoln and Reva Stone looks at unmanned aerial vehicles, also known as drones. more

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The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s largest-ever exhibition of contemporary Indigenous art brings together the work of 29 artists from across the country. more

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When it comes to nourishing her artistic vision, no distance is too far to travel for Toronto-based artist Yael Brotman. more

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Plug In's "Stages: Drawing the Curtain," which runs Aug. 18 to Sept. 4 in Winnipeg, moves contemporary art out of the white cube of the gallery and into public space. more

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It’s impossible to turn away from Toronto-based artist Patrick Cruz’s show "Titig Kayumanggi (Brown Gaze)" at the Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art in Winnipeg. more

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The recent donation by artist Tony Scherman of 11 of his artworks to the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is as the title suggests – major. more

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The work of Greg Staats overflows with poetic politics — two terms that rarely work well together. more

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Winnipeg-based artist Grace Nickel’s ceramic sculptures have always had an attention to detail that combines with organic forms. more

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The simplicity of a black and white portrait lends itself to overwhelming reflection of human emotion and expression. more

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Since 2003, Manitoba artist Tim Schouten has been exploring the Treaties of Canada, historic agreements between the Government of Canada, signed between 1871 and 1954, and the country’s Aboriginal people, granting rights and setting boundaries. more

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After graduating from the Masters program at the Art Institute of Chicago in 2005, Winnipeg-based artist Jennifer Stillwell has been showing across the globe, garnering an excellent reputation. more

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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. more

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The latest work by Regina-based artist Lorne Beug is a dreamy glimpse into a modern take on 18th and 19th century decorative wallpaper and panels. more

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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. more

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Spirituality, home and heritage have always been central to the work of Dakota/Ojibway artist Linus Woods. His ability to convey the emotion and spirit of his own life have come from a lifetime of art-making. more

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"Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality"

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The largest public gallery in Will Gorlitz’s hometown of Winnipeg now boasts an additional work by this renowned Canadian artist. more

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With a career spanning more than three decades, Nanaimo-based painter Graeme Shaw has honed in on the purest angles of natural beauty in his work. Over the years, Shaw has lived the life of a teacher, illustrator and most prominently, a painter. more

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