Residency

Samina Islam, The Bride, detail, needlework and glass beads on inkjet on canvas, 2017

Artist in Residence

MAWA is pleased to welcome our 2018 Artists in Residence. 

  • soJin Chun (Toronto), May 5 - 31, 2018
  • Samina Islam (Karachi, Pakistan), June 2 - 27, 2018
  • Vickie Pierre (Miami, USA), July 16 – August 10, 2018
  • Khadija Baker (Montreal), August 19-31, 2018

Past Residencies

  • Vickie Pierre (Miami, USA)

    July 16, 2018 – August 10, 2018

    Vickie Pierre (Miami, USA) in residence at MAWA July 16 - August 10, 2018. Artist talk Wed. Aug. 8, 7pm at MAWA, 611 Main Street. This residency is presented in partnership with ArtCenter/South Florida

  • Samina Islam (Karachi, Pakistan)

    June 2, 2018 – June 30, 2018

    Samina Islam (Karachi, Pakistan) in residence at MAWA June 2 - 30, 2018. Artist talk Wed. June 27, 7pm at MAWA, 611 Main Street

  • soJin Chun (Toronto)

    May 5, 2018 – May 31, 2018

    soJin Chun in residence at MAWA May 5 - 31, 2018. Artist talk Wed. May 9, 7pm at MAWA, 611 Main Street

  • Megan Pickering (London, UK)

    August 1, 2017 – August 31, 2017

    Megan Pickering (London, UK) in residence at MAWA August, 2017

  • Josefina Posch (Sweden)

    July 1, 2017 – July 31, 2017

    Josefina Posch (Sweden)  in residence at MAWA July, 2017

  • Cui Jin-Zhe (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan)

    June 1, 2017 – June 29, 2017

    Artist Cui Jin-Zhe (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan) will be MAWA's artist in residence for the month of June, 2017.

  • Nayda Collazo-Llorens (Kalamazoo, Michigan)

    August 2, 2016 – August 28, 2016

    Nayda Collazo-Llorens (Kalamazoo, Michigan) in residence at MAWA August 2-28, 2016

  • Seza Bali (Istanbul, Turkey)

    July 2, 2016 – July 31, 2016

    Artist Seza Bali (Istanbul, Turkey) will be in residence at MAWA for July 2016

  • Kandis Friesen (MontrĂ©al)

    June 8, 2016 – June 30, 2016

    Kandis Friesen will be in residence at MAWA from June 8 - 30, 2016

  • Jennifer Dysart (Toronto)

    August 13, 2015 – September 23, 2015

    While she is in Winnipeg, Jennifer Dysart will be talking with people from the community of South Indian Lake about archival film footage that shows the community in 1969, prior to the flooding that destroyed the lake.