Calendar

September 2013

s. arden hill: Know Your Typefaces @ Bedford Parkade
September 27, 2013 – September 29, 2013 all-day
s. arden hill: Know Your Typefaces @ Bedford Parkade | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
6 panel window installation at the Bedford parkade on King Street between McDermot & Bannatyne. Know Your Typefaces sheds light on some very familiar typefaces [...]
SHADE International Lighting Design Competition Exhibition @ MAKE Coffee and Stuff
September 28, 2013 @ 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
SHADE International Lighting Design Competition Exhibition @ MAKE Coffee and Stuff | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
SHADE Exhibition is a result of an international lighting design competition organized by STUFF. Over 650 cities around the world responded to the competition and [...]
ONE NIGHT STAND presents The Cover Up @ Artspace Alleyway
September 28, 2013 @ 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
ONE NIGHT STAND presents The Cover Up @ Artspace Alleyway | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Illuminate the Night selection /// ONE NIGHT STAND is a Winnipeg based nomadic contemporary art gallery exhibiting local and national artists. Exhibitions are open [...]
Darryl Nepinak’s Throwbacks (Retrospective) @ Zsa Zsa West
September 28, 2013 @ 10:00 AM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
Darryl Nepinak's Throwbacks (Retrospective) @ Zsa Zsa West  | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Come join us for a screening of Darryl Nepinak’s films and videos. Darryl Nepinak is a Saulteux from the Ojibwe Nation who works as an [...]
Forge by Night @ Old Market Square
September 28, 2013 @ 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Forge by Night @ Old Market Square | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Follow the “tink tink tink” of the anvil. Watch Matt Jenkins and his team create a Little Free Library which will then be exhibited in [...]
A Tale of Two @ The Cube (Old Market Square)
September 28, 2013 @ 2:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 2:00 AM
A Tale of Two @ The Cube (Old Market Square) | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Illuminate the Night selection /// Journey into a fantasy world by peering into this multimedia installation. A Tale of Two combines light-boxes and musical [...]
Listening Lights by Moment Factory
September 28, 2013 @ 2:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 2:00 AM
Listening Lights by Moment Factory @ Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Presented by Centre Venture and Exchange District Biz. This installation, created by Montreal’s Moment Factory, was Inspired by a northern legend that when one [...]
Michael Snow: SSHTOORRTY, Triage & Prelude @ Cinematheque
September 28, 2013 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Michael Snow: SSHTOORRTY, Triage & Prelude @ Cinematheque | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
The WNDX programming collective is thrilled to be able to mark the Festival’s eighth year with a set of film and video works by preeminent [...]
Circuit @ The alley beside the Bedford Parkade
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
Circuit @ The alley beside the Bedford Parkade | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
A new pathway will appear in Downtown and the Exchange District for one night. Follow the illuminated markers to help guide you between the Winnipeg [...]
Erotic Art @ Fantasy Boutique
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Erotic Art @ Fantasy Boutique | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Erotic art show with live DJs and Free Kinky liqueur.
Exchange District Historic Walking Tours @ Old Market Square
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Exchange District Historic Walking Tours @ Old Market Square | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Lights Camera Action! Steeped in history, the Exchange District holds Winnipeg deepest, darkest secrets. On our guided walking tours, knowledgeable and dynamic tour guides examine [...]
Exhibition / presentation @ Artspace Building, Street Level
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
Exhibition / presentation @ Artspace Building, Street Level | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
From 03 September – 31 October 2013, WINDOW is very proud to present a site-specific work by one of Canadian art’s national treasures: Garry Neill [...]
JNZNBRK : Propagate at RAW Gallery @ RAW
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
JNZNBRK : Propagate at RAW Gallery @ RAW | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Emerging Voices finalist /// Propagate is a site specific installation that explores light, surface, and spacial experience, through the convergence of the digital and [...]
Le Révélateur @ WAG
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
Le Révélateur @ WAG | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Montreal audio visual duo – programmed in partnership with send + receive: a festival of sound
Lita Fontaine, Nova Paul and Ariel Smith @ Urban Shaman Gallery
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Lita Fontaine, Nova Paul and Ariel Smith @ Urban Shaman Gallery | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Lita Fontaine, Nova Paul and Ariel Smith will be the exhibiting artists at Urban Shaman Contemporary Aboriginal Art Gallery from September 13 to October 19, [...]
Little Sister Coffee Maker Presents “Places for Peanuts” @ Little Sister Coffee Maker
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Little Sister Coffee Maker Presents "Places for Peanuts" @ Little Sister Coffee Maker | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Little Sister Coffee Maker Presents the drawing club, “Places for Peanuts”. The drawing club will provide drawing supplies and is hoping for as much participation [...]
Loopers @ Martha Street Studio
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Loopers @ Martha Street Studio | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Martha Street Studio will transform one of it’s large main windows on the front of the building into a projection screen and will rear project [...]
Plug In ICA presents At______ Performance @ Plug In ICA
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Plug In ICA presents At______ Performance @ Plug In ICA | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art is happy to present At______ at the loading dock for performances throughout the evening.
Storefront MB and The Forks present Cool Gardens 2013 @ From Broadway Ave to Provencher Blvd
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
Storefront MB and The Forks present Cool Gardens 2013 @ From Broadway Ave to Provencher Blvd | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Cool Gardens 2013 is a public exhibition of six contemporary garden and art installations that run from Broadway to Provencher. 100 Elms at the Fort [...]
Warming Huts 2013 @ The Forks
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
Warming Huts 2013 @ The Forks  | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Each year architects from around Manitoba and the world compete to have their design selected for construction of Warming Huts at The Forks. Revisit the [...]
WNDX presents Celluloid and Public Space @ Artspace and then around the 3 zones
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM
WNDX presents Celluloid and Public Space @ Artspace and then around the 3 zones | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Andrew Milne’s Museum of New Ideas will be an implement of guerilla projections around Winnipeg during WNDX. Projected from it will be films from the [...]
Women’s History in Clothing from 1900-2000 @ former Cake Clothing location
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Women's History in Clothing from 1900-2000 @ former Cake Clothing location | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Women’s History: How social and cultural changes effect what we wear from 1900-2000. Why are jeans and tee shirts so popular today and not long [...]
WVLNT (Wavelength for Those Who Don’t Have the Time) @ Plug In ICA
September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
WVLNT (Wavelength for Those Who Don’t Have the Time) @ Plug In ICA | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Plug In ICA is proud to present Michael Snow’s film WVLNT (Wavelength for Those Who Don’t Have the Time) which will be screened on our [...]
A Dark Scary Night at the Museum @ Saint-Boniface Museum
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
A Dark Scary Night at the Museum @ Saint-Boniface Museum | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Join us for bloodcurdling tales from the crypt. Let history come to life as we share eerie stories of things that go bump in the [...]
Art at Parlour @ Parlour Coffee
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Art at Parlour @ Parlour Coffee | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Parlour Coffee will be staying up late to celebrate Nuit Blanche. We are proud to be exhibiting the work of Christine Sun Kim which will [...]
Dan Graham: Performance Café with Perforated Sides @ Plug In ICA
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Dan Graham: Performance Café with Perforated Sides @  Plug In ICA | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Plug In ICA is pleased to present the opening of Dan Graham’s Performance Café with Perforated Sides pavilion. The evening also includes the opening reception [...]
Dark Side Light @ FRAME Arts Warehouse - C Gallery
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Dark Side Light @ FRAME Arts Warehouse - C Gallery | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Dark Side Light focuses on conceptual issues of the relationship between the light, the dark, and the construction of the two. The evening will consist [...]
Environment Revolt @ La Maison des artistes visuels francophones
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Environment Revolt @  La Maison des artistes visuels francophones | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Emerging Voices finalist /// La Maison des artistes visuels francophone presents Environment Revolt, an installation by Michelle Plamondon, one of the five Emerging Voices [...]
Flood: a Sculptural Installation @ Colony and Memorial
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Flood: a Sculptural Installation @ Colony and Memorial | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Emerging Voices finalist /// Winnipeg-based artist John Patterson explores themes of heritage and rejuvenation through an intimate sculpture, ‘Flood’. The all new installation, created [...]
Freaks: A Photographic Collaboration @ Exchange Community Church
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Freaks: A Photographic Collaboration @ Exchange Community Church | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
New York photographer Diane Arbus said that the camera …revealed the truth; the difference between what people wanted others to see and what they really [...]
glow-in-the-park(ing lot) @ City Place Parking Lot
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:30 AM
glow-in-the-park(ing lot) @ City Place Parking Lot | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Created by artists Jaclyn Blumas + Robert Cram. For the first time reaching for the stars means looking beneath you and viewing the cosmos from [...]
Inspiring Festival Posters @ Paterson GlobalFoods Institute
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Inspiring Festival Posters @ Paterson GlobalFoods Institute | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
A collection of the graphic design students’ artwork from Red River College, being showcased in the newly transformed Winnipeg’s first skyscraper; The Union Bank Tower. [...]
Luminance @ La Maison des artistes visuels francophones
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Luminance @ La Maison des artistes visuels francophones | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Luminance is a display of light that organically moves from site to site, taking over each space.
Macramé Bracelet Making @ WAG
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Macramé Bracelet Making @ WAG | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Macramé bracelet making with the Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library.
Mad Men in Space @ The Manitoba Museum
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Mad Men in Space @ The Manitoba Museum | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
This is the 3rd annual Mad Men theme at The Manitoba Museum for Nuit Blanche. This year the Science Gallery and Planetarium Star Theatre will [...]
Micro Dwelling by Onilee Zaborniak @ hutK
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Micro Dwelling by Onilee Zaborniak @ hutK | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Emerging Voices finalist /// Guerrilla Interventions: Questioning The Use Of Unoccupied Space is a Faculty of Architecture, Master of Interior Design practicum that explores [...]
RAYANNAH [the pedal project] @ Esplanade Riel
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
RAYANNAH [the pedal project] @ Esplanade Riel | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Pédales loop / freezing feet / originals / covers / requests (not actually…) / moi / toi / fun / et seulement à quelques minutes [...]
The Cyclotrope Circus @ MAWA
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
The Cyclotrope Circus @ MAWA | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Illuminate the Night selection /// The Cyclotrope Circus is a kinetic sculpture based on the zoetrope, an old cinematic apparatus that creates the illusion [...]
WNDX presents Ill-mannered Cinema @ Cinematheque
September 28, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
WNDX presents Ill-mannered Cinema @ Cinematheque | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Demoniac stories at the extremities of narrative. A series of sweating, smashing, and blasé transgressions exploding with absurdity and colour. Works from Thailand, the Ukraine, [...]
Del Barber: Live at the Five Prairie Giants @ The Rachel Browne Theatre
September 28, 2013 @ 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Del Barber: Live at the Five Prairie Giants @ The Rachel Browne Theatre | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Live at The Five Prairie Giants centres on heralded prairie singer-songwriter Del Barber. This thoughtful music documentary gets to the heart of Del Barber – [...]
Bannock and the Big Screen at Neechi Commons @ Neechi Commons
September 28, 2013 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Bannock and the Big Screen at Neechi Commons @ Neechi Commons | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Neechi Commons and the Winnipeg Film Group are proud to present a sundown screening of short films and music videos created by First Nation and [...]
DBT in BPD @ Exchange Community Church
September 28, 2013 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
DBT in BPD @ Exchange Community Church | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Emerging Voices finalist /// With the use of oil paint, video, and plexiglass Cara Mason creates figurative realism and uses elements of geometry to [...]
MANIFESTIPI @ Saint Boniface Cathedral Cemetery
September 28, 2013 @ 5:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 12:00 AM
MANIFESTIPI @ Saint Boniface Cathedral Cemetery | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Illuminate the Night selection /// ITWÉ̄ collective is composing a multifaceted site-specific installation that reignites the relationship between the different communities that used the [...]
Set and Re-Set @ WAG
September 28, 2013 @ 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Set and Re-Set @ WAG | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
A site-specific contemporary dance work motivated by the power and imprint that intangible experiences have on our consciousness. Choreographed by Jolene Bailie with dancing by [...]
shadow and light puppeteering and RAKU! @ THE EDGE Urban Art Centre
September 28, 2013 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
shadow and light puppeteering and RAKU! @ THE EDGE Urban Art Centre  | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
The use of light as a medium is the focus of The Edge Gallery’s exhibition by artists Claire Childs and Ben Dyck . Together they [...]
THIN AIR 2013: After Words, Club Jazz @ Centre culturel franco-manitobain
September 28, 2013 @ 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM
THIN AIR 2013: After Words, Club Jazz @ Centre culturel franco-manitobain | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Jazz bassist Lindsay Woolgar is a rising star in Winnipeg, and Derrick Gardner plays trumpet like an angel. Both of them love to improvise with [...]
“u & us pt.2″ – Art Party @ Union Sound Hall @ Union Sound Hall
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
"u & us pt.2" - Art Party @ Union Sound Hall @ Union Sound Hall | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
The ultimate union of art, partying, and participation… Come see the art that YOU helped create at the “u & us pt. 1″ – Art [...]
Beer Gardens & Live Music at Garage Café @ Garage Café
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 11:30 PM
Beer Gardens & Live Music at Garage Café @ Garage Café | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Stop by the Garage Café for their Beer Gardens in the parking lot from 6pm to 11pm and live music from 9pm to 2am during [...]
Freeze Frame Pop-up Film Festival / Festival Ciné-Pop : Freeze Frame @ Francomanitoban Cultural Centre / Centre culturel francomanitobain
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Freeze Frame Pop-up Film Festival / Festival Ciné-Pop : Freeze Frame @ Francomanitoban Cultural Centre / Centre culturel francomanitobain | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Not unlike the good old drive-in, the Pop Up Film Festival will visit neighbourhoods around Winnipeg and MB and screen shorts and features for [...]
Gallery Bike Crawl and Massive Dance Party @ All over & ending at Union Sound Hall
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Gallery Bike Crawl and Massive Dance Party @ All over & ending at Union Sound Hall  | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
The Rainbow Trout Festival is back again with it’s super popular gallery hopping bike ride! Cycle from place to place with 100s of other art [...]
Guided Tours / Tournées guidées @ St. Boniface Cathedral
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 12:00 AM
Guided Tours / Tournées guidées @ St. Boniface Cathedral | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Tournées guidées de la Cathédrale et du Cimetière historique durant la Nuit Blanche. Guided tours of St Boniface Cathedral and the Historical Cemetery during la [...]
IN PLAIN VIEW – short film screening @ Artspace - On Screen Manitoba windows
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – September 29, 2013 @ 3:00 AM
IN PLAIN VIEW - short film screening @ Artspace - On Screen Manitoba windows | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Silent short films projected on the ground floor windows of Artspace create a mysteriously inviting atmosphere. Abstract images and ghostly forms flicker in the night…. [...]
Late Night Party at Café Postal / Fête au Café Postal @ Café Postal
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Late Night Party at Café Postal / Fête au Café Postal @ Café Postal | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
This Nuit Blanche…before all the late night parties start…come down for an amazing coffee or three, stay and listen to live electronic music by The [...]
Live Performance – Dirty Hands Clean Water @ Stephen Juba Park
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Live Performance - Dirty Hands Clean Water @ Stephen Juba Park | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
/// Illuminate the Night selection /// Dirty Hands Clean Water is a live performance by Rebecca Belmore and Theo Pelmus, presented for Nuit Blanche Winnipeg. [...]
Midnight Choir Event at Old Market Square @ Old Market Square
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Midnight Choir Event at Old Market Square @ Old Market Square | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
We’ll gather at The Rocker (above Mondragon) to rehearse two popular songs and perform them at (just about) midnight. All are welcome to participate and [...]
Presenting Becoming Beluga @ Blue Moon
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Presenting Becoming Beluga @ Blue Moon | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Becoming Beluga is a project exploring the possibility of creatively connecting with whales through sound, movement and performative action. Just back from their integrated arts [...]
The Xanad00ds @ WAG
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Xanad00ds @ WAG | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
The Xanad00ds, live from the ramp!
WNDX presents Expanded Cinema: Lief Hall & Solar Coffin @ FRAME Arts Warehouse
September 28, 2013 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
WNDX presents Expanded Cinema: Lief Hall & Solar Coffin @ FRAME Arts Warehouse | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Solar Coffin use analog modular audio & video synths to create a synchronized, hypnotic drone environment full of alien timbres and mind-melting visuals. Lief Hall [...]
Everything and Nothing @ WAG
September 28, 2013 @ 6:30 PM – 11:30 PM
Everything and Nothing @ WAG | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Contemporary artist Kelly Mark performs a spoken word performance about everything and nothing.
Late Skate Mashup @ The Forks Skatepark
September 28, 2013 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Late Skate Mashup @ The Forks Skatepark | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Stop by The Forks’ late night skate party. Register to compete in the Sk8 Competition (sk8skates.com), or stop by to play a life size Tony [...]
Take a Chance on Me: The ABBA Sing-Along! @ Winnipeg Film Group's Cinematheque
September 28, 2013 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Take a Chance on Me: The ABBA Sing-Along! @ Winnipeg Film Group's Cinematheque | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
They were the biggest export from Sweden of the 80′s – bigger than Volvo! With the release of ABBA Gold in ’92, a new generation [...]
Court Toujours @ La Maison des artistes visuels francophones
September 28, 2013 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Court Toujours @ La Maison des artistes visuels francophones | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
An evening of french local, national and international short-films from Alliance Française and La Maison des artistes. Une soirée de films court métrages français locaux, [...]
Electric Kool-Aid Almond Test @ Deer + Almond (parking lot)
September 28, 2013 @ 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Electric Kool-Aid Almond Test @ Deer + Almond (parking lot) | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Live music, live art performances and street food all night long! Featuring eats by chef Alex Svenne from Bistro 7 1/4, chef Tristan Foucault from [...]
Special Repertoire Show by the Winnipeg Contemporary Dancers @ The Rachel Browne Theatre
September 28, 2013 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Special Repertoire Show by the Winnipeg Contemporary Dancers  @ The Rachel Browne Theatre | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Repertoire performance by Canada’s oldest modern dance company.
WNDX & Open City Cinema present BYOB (Bring Your Own Beam) Party @ FRAME Arts Warehouse
September 28, 2013 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
WNDX & Open City Cinema present BYOB (Bring Your Own Beam) Party @ FRAME Arts Warehouse | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Featuring DJs Rob Vilar and Rhayne Vermette. You are invited to bring a film and/or projector to this multimedia mash-up! On hand will be projector’s [...]
Music by Mama Cutsworth @ WAG
September 28, 2013 @ 8:45 PM – 11:00 PM
Music by Mama Cutsworth @ WAG | Winnipeg | Manitoba | Canada
Music by DJ Mama Cutsworth.