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Winnipeg Art Gallery

300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1V1, Canada
+1 204-786-6641
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Picasso Exhibit

The exhibit features a timeline of his life and work and includes incredible paintings, sketches... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ShamysShores2
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Regina
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Not a vast collection on display, but beautifully set out in stunning spaces

When we saw that they had a special exhibition of Picasso works for the summer, it sealed the deal... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Canada's oldest civic art gallery, celebrates its 100th anniversary from Sept 2012 to Aug 2013. As one of Canada's leading art museums, the WAG has over 25,000 works of art ranging from 15th century European paintings to 21st century American multi-media art, and has toured exhibitions around the world-Spain, Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela, Taiwan, Norway, China, Italy, and the United States. At the forefront in promoting Manitoba artists nationwide and abroad, the WAG also represents artists from countries and cultures from across the globe.
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300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1V1, Canada
Downtown Winnipeg
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The exhibit features a timeline of his life and work and includes incredible paintings, sketches and porcelain pieces. Supporting videos take you into the mind of this master and the inspiration for his works.

Thank ShamysShores2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we saw that they had a special exhibition of Picasso works for the summer, it sealed the deal for us - we had to go in! As a facility, this gallery has ginormous display areas, ideal for special shows and really big works of...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the WAG has many galleries,the best are the ones where they rotate the collection and show out of town exhibits. Right now, they have TWO Picasso exhibits. Great to see them all.

Thank NickPembina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see Picasso exhibition as well as other exhibits. Small museum and was disappointed in Picasso as well as the additional charge.

Thank jamesag2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were invited for a private tour led by the WAG head curator, to see the brand new Picasso in Canada and Man Beast Exhibits, and they were spectacular! I've been to a few art galleries and museums, and I always enjoy myself, but I...More

Thank Kierin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the exhibit. Quite a lot to see and most informative. The gift shop has lots of interesting items.

Thank c0ldw0lf
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The Winnipeg Art Gallery has set up the Picasso exhibit in a wonderfully awe inspiring presentation. Today I gained a new perspective with regards to this artist's work. Picasso's pieces are not all abstract, and along with the written stories posted beside most of his...More

Thank Roseanne J
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I was wowed. It was excellent and I managed to catch a tour. I hate those recorded things that you press and # and listen. I get bored real quickly. Tours are not available at all times. I have gone back a couple of times...More

Thank mom1949
Reviewed 5 May 2017

From the city - played tourist for a weekend. (now in fairness we had just come back from Paris earlier this year - so comparison to Orly / Louvre / Picasso is VERY UNFAIR). Limited art getting ready for large exhibit. A little bit of...More

Thank BWAlb
Reviewed 2 April 2017

My wife and i decided to go to the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) on friday March 31st. We had not been there in a long time. There was no special art showing. I know it is spring in Winnipeg but the walk up to the...More

Thank DGD1953
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Ken C
I paint not too badly...would anyone like to see my stuff??? Check on my Facebook page for more info
20 April 2017|
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Response from DGD1953 | Reviewed this property |
The Art Gallery does not do that. You could call them to see if they know if anyone who would be interested in looking at your work
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