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Members’ Events

Friday, May 12, 7pm • Exhibition preview for WAG members

Thursday, July 13, 11am-9pm  Members' Day featuring a curator's tour, talk with guest lecturer, and free admission. See details at wag.ca

Not a member? Sign up at wag.ca.

Arnold Newman. Picasso, 1954. Collection of the WAG. Gift of Dr. Greg Haber, G-84-186. Photo: Ernest Meyer.

Special Guided Tours

FREE with Gallery admission

Aug 3 • 7pm • Picasso and his Muses tour with WAG Head of Education, Rachel Baerg
Aug 4 • 7pm • Picasso and his Muses tour with WAG Head of Education, Rachel Baerg
Aug 9 • 12pm • Picasso and his Muses tour with WAG Head of Education, Rachel Baerg
Aug 10 • 7pm • Picasso and his Muses tour with WAG Head of Education, Rachel Baerg
Aug 11 • 7pm • Both Picasso shows with WAG Chief Curator, Andrew Kear

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Daily Film Screenings

Pablo Picasso: The Legacy of a Genius • Free with Gallery admission

Saturday, May 13-Sunday, August 13: Tuesday-Thursday, Saturday-Sunday 11:30am, 1:30pm & 3:30 pm; additional Friday screenings 5:30pm & 7:30pm, 7pm

Arnold Newman. Picasso, Villa de California, 1956. Collection of the WAG. Gift of Dr. Greg Haber, G-84-191. Photo: Ernest Mayer

Family Fusion 

Select Sundays, drop in between 1-3pm 

May 14 • Mother’s Day Tea Party: Savour a cup of tea with your Mom while you create a double portrait inspired by the Picasso in Canada and Man & Beast exhibitions. To find out about Mother's Day brunch at TABLE Restaurant, visit wag.ca (reservations required)
July 16 • Rooftop Picnic: Enjoy a snack on the rooftop as you use watercolours to design a cubist still life in the sunshine!

$30 per family; $20 for WAG members (2 adults and up to 4 children under 18) • Includes admission to the Picasso exhibits. For more Family Fusion days, visit wag.ca.

Photo: Trevor Hagan / Winnipeg Free Press

Weekend Drop-in Tours

Saturdays & Sundays, 2pm • FREE with Gallery admission

May 14, 20, 27, 28; June 3, 4, 11, 18, 24, 25; July 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 23, 29, 30; August 5, 12, 13
En français: May 21; June 17; July 22; Aug 6 
En español: June 10; July 16 

Art for Lunch

Select Wednesdays, 12:10-1pm • Talks and tours are included with Gallery admission; videos are FREE

May 17 • Video: The Private Life of Masterpiece: Pablo Picasso, Les Demoiselles d’Avignon, 2008 (59 min, BBC)
May 31 • Curator’s Tour: Picasso in Canada and Man & Beast with Andrew Kear, Chief Curator, Winnipeg Art Gallery

For more, visit wag.ca.

Singles Meet & Greet

Select Thursdays, 6:30pm • 18+

Get ready to mingle while enjoying introductory mixer games and lively group activities in the Picasso in Canada and Man & Beast galleries.

May 18 • 20s & 30s
June 1 • LGBTQ

$30, includes a complimentary drink • Cash bar available. For more information and tickets, visit wag.ca.

Feast: Mediterranean Cuisine

Thursdays, June 8, July 6, Aug 10 • Dinner is served at 6pm; tour begins at 7:30pm 

Perfect for a special night out! Enjoy the WAG’s signature dinner-and-tour program, featuring a three-course, exhibition-inspired meal at TABLE, followed by an exciting tour of the Picasso exhibitions.

$70/$65 for WAG members. Reserve your spot online or call 204.789.1290.

Winnipeg Festivals

Find us at the festivals this summer for a FREE art-making workshop for kids and families themed to Picasso in Canada and Man & Beast!

Thursday • July 27 • 11am-2pm • Good Food Club Summer Fun Fest • Behind the Broadway Neighbourhood Centre (185 Young Street)

Mon, Weds, Fri, Sat & Sun • July 29-Aug 12 • 4-8pm • 2017 Canada Summer Games at Parks Canada Family Zone: look for the WAG’s ART EXPRESS’D/ART EXPRIMÉ

Rooftop Pop-Up Party

Thursday, June 29 • Doors at 8pm; event at 9pm • 18+

The Great Scavenger Hunt: Picasso & Permanent Collection Galleries: Spend an unforgettable night out that includes our spectacular rooftop patio!

$25/person • For tickets and more information, visit wag.ca.

Public Lecture

Thursday, July 13, 7:30pm • FREE

Christianity in Picasso's Art by Jesús Ángel Miguel García, Director of The Spanish Institute in Winnipeg.

Summer Art Camp

July 4-Aug 11, 9am-4pm • Ages 6-8 and 9-12 

Campers explore the Picasso shows and create their own masterpieces.

$225/week; $200/week for WAG members • Short weeks July 4-7, Aug 8-11: $200/week; $180/week for WAG members. To register and for more information, visit wag.ca.