Take a Tour with Us of Quamajuq at the Wag!

November 6th, 2022

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Quamajug - Inuit Art Centre - 300 Memorial Blvd

Join us on Sunday, November 6th at 11:30am as we take a specially guided tour of Quamajuq – the new Inuit Art Centre at the Winnipeg Art Gallery.  Quamajuq is a new innovative museum with the largest public collection of contemporary Inuit art in the world.  We are thrilled to announce that this tour will be led by Nikki Komaksiutiksak, the Executive Director of Tunngasugit, the Inuit Resource Centre, and Board Member for Quamajuq. Nikki will take us through INUA, the inaugural exhibition at Quamajuq and the Visible Vault while enriching the experience with her intimate knowledge of Inuit culture. Nikki is an experienced throat singer, a teacher of Inuit history and culture, and a heartfelt musical performer . Read more about Nikki Komaksiutiksak here.

Following our guided tour, members may continue on their own to visit the other exhibitions in the gallery including Red is Beautiful by Anishinaabe Saulteaux artist, Robert Houle. More information on Quamajuq can be found here.  Tour is 1-1.5 hrs in length. Due to limited spaces, registration is for PSAC members only.

Important: Please note when registering, we expect that you are committed to attending this event. We have had overwhelming interest in our Indigenous Awareness events and no-shows negatively impact other members who were wait listed hoping to attend. Your understanding is greatly appreciated.

Street parking is available throughout downtown. The Bay Parkade is available across Memorial Blvd. All parking costs are at member’s own expense.

Any questions, please contact Tina Matias-Bouchard (matiast@psac-afpc.com) or 204-815-5721.

Please note: You are considered registered once you receive a confirmation email from Tina Matias-Bouchard. Please check your junk/spam folder.

The PSAC is committed to accessibility and therefore we ask that you complete this form if necessary so that the PSAC can ensure your full participation at the event. The form is confidential and the information provided will not be disclosed except where necessary to respond to your request for accommodation.