Events

Showcases and Exhibitions

Care: Microgrants Exhibition

  • June 16, 2021 – July 30, 2021
  • MAWA, 611 Main Street + Online

Starting Wednesday, July 21, people who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 are welcome to view the show in person. Please present your digital or physical vaccination card when you arrive at MAWA. Masks and social distancing still required.
Gallery hours: Wednesday - Friday, 10am - 4pm. Free!

Presented in partnership with the University of Manitoba Institute of Humanities and QPOC Winnipeg

Starting Wednesday, July 21, people who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 are welcome to view the show in person. Please present your digital or physical vaccination card when you arrive at MAWA. Masks and social distancing still required.
Gallery hours: Wednesday - Friday, 10am - 4pm & Saturday, July 24, noon - 4pm

Care features works funded in 2020 through microgrants provided to artists by MAWA, the University of Manitoba Institute of Humanities and QPOC Winnipeg. It reflects a multiplicity of perspectives, preoccupations and passions, and is a snapshot of of our community during the global pandemic. Join us in celebrating the tenacity of local art and artists, and the ability to create through crisis.

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Care Microgrant Panel Discussion
Wednesday, June 16, 7-9 pm online
For a link, email umih@umanitoba.ca

Artists and artlovers who identify as BIPOC are invited to this online gathering featuring guest panelists, moderated by Ekene Maduka, to talk about the work in Care and issues it raises. The panel will explore both the possibilities and limits of regarding artmaking as a type of research, particularly within anti-colonial, anti-racist practices.