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Plug-In Institute of Contemporary Art

Love affair with art, artists and creative community continues unabated. Read more

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Jenifer Papararo will join the Art Gallery of York University in Greater Toronto as director and curator. Read more

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Influential French conceptual artist Daniel Buren will give a public talk about his work at the Winnipeg Art Gallery at 7 p.m. on April 9. Read more

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The Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art is accepting applications for two iterations of its Summer Institute, an international post-graduate research program for professional artists and thinkers in all disciplines and media. Read more

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A new assistant curator, Nasrin Himada, will join Winnipeg's Plug In ICA on May 6. Read more

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The Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art presents the inaugural Prairie Art Book Fair in Winnipeg from Sept. 7 to Sept. 9. Read 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. Read 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. Read more

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Curated by Helga Pakassar in 2010, the exhibition Mountain of Shame signifies both a new direction for Plug In ICA as an institution and a distinct shift in the work of Winnipeg born artist Eleanor Bond. Read more

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Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art is pleased to announce the award of $200,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts through the New Chapters grant program towards the presentation of an ambitious public art project: "Stages: Drawing the Curtain." Read more

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Citizens typically experience the state’s coercive power through airport security, traffic lights and taxes. As the artists in "The State" make clear, however, the repressive genius of state power lies in its ability to impose itself. Read more

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Kim Beom, a leading conceptual artist in South Korea, presents "Continuing Studies," which uses absurdist humour to consider conventional learning structures. Read more

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Plug In ICA announced that The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has bestowed the organization with $80,000 USD to support artistic programming over the next two years. Read more

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Serbian-born artist Aleksandra Domanović explores how images and information circulate, rearranging them to produce new content and meaning. Read more

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Art magazines that emerged and folded in Canada between 1990 and 2000 are the focus of Yesterday Was Once Tomorrow (or, A Brick is a Tool). Read more

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Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art Board of Directors announces the appointment of Jenifer Papararo as Director, Programs. Papararo has fifteen years of experience within the field of contemporary art. Read more

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Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Sheila Spence as Director, Administration and Development. Read more

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The Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art taps into current anxieties in "Toxicity," bringing together work by 12 artists who explore issues that relate to biotechnology, biosecurity, biomedicine and biopolitics. Read more

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This group show, its title a sidelong wink to how we come to know and digest other cultures through food, features a mix of Chinese, Canadian and Chinese-Canadian artists who explore ideas about cross-cultural exchange. Read more

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"Ghostown," 2011, "and Ladder to the Moon"

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This exhibition is often a kind of “My Life” by 14 Winnipeg artists nominated by participants in the project’s earlier chapters. Sometimes, though, we wonder at the exact connection. Read more

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