News

  • Donation to MAWA’s Resource Library from the estate of Helen Lyons

    In January MAWA received a special donation of sixty books on women artists and feminism from the estate of Helen Lyons that will be added to MAWA's Resource Library.

    Posted February 28, 2018

  • Holiday Closure

    MAWA will be closed from Saturday, December 23 through Tuesday, January 2.

    Posted December 6, 2017

  • Artist Residency at ArtCenter/South Florida, Miami

    MAWA is currently accepting applications for the ArtCenter/South Florida residency exchange program. The deadline for application is Friday, October 13, 2017 for residencies in 2018. Woman-identified MAWA members at all stages of their careers are encouraged to apply. Equal consideration will be given to emerging and established artists.

    Posted August 4, 2017

  • Holiday Party!

    Holiday Party - Friday, December 1, 2017, 1-2pm at MAWA, 611 Main Street.  Immediately following the December First Friday Lecture.

    Posted August 4, 2017

  • Annual General Meeting - Oct. 11, 2017

    MAWA's Annual General Meeting will take place Wednesday, October 11 at MAWA, 611 Main Street.  Everyone is welcome to attend and MAWA members have voting rights.

    Posted August 4, 2017

  • Desire Change: Contemporary Feminist Art in Canada

    Desire Change: Contemporary Feminist Art in Canada. Edited by Heather Davis.

    McGill Queens University Press & Mentoring Artists for Women's Art (MAWA)
    Hardcover, 328 Pages, 8 x 10, 94 colour photos, ISBN 9780773549371, June 2017

    Posted June 16, 2017

  • Resilience

    MAWA has recently obtained funding to exhibit the artworks of 50 contemporary Indigenous women in a cross-country billboard project entitled Resilience, curated by Lee-Ann Martin. In inner cities and on highways—sites from which too many women have disappeared—the presence of Indigenous women will be visible and celebrated through art. MAWA is working closely with our partner Pattison Outdoor Advertising to make it possible.

    Posted May 25, 2017

  • MAWA welcomes Adriana Alarcón

    MAWA is pleased to announce that Adriana Alarcón is joining our staff as Program and Outreach Coordinator.

    Posted May 24, 2017

  • Call for Volunteer Ambassadors

    3 Winnipeg Ambassadors needed for MAWA Artists in Residence, Summer 2017

    Posted April 12, 2017

  • Job Opportunity - Program and Outreach Coordinator

    Job Opportunity - Program and Outreach Coordinator.  Application Deadline Extended: Friday, May 12, 2017, by 4pm. Start Date: June 7, 2017.

    Posted April 7, 2017