News and Events
Family Art Drop In
Free Family Art Drop In
Saturday December 3rd
1:00 - 3:30 PM
Make Christmas decorations and
cards with us! All materials provided and all ages welcome.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Life Drawing Sessions
Facilitated by Emma Anderson
Emma Jean, Untitled, 2016, charcoal on paper
Come and practice your drawing skills in a fun and
relaxed atmosphere. Meet other artists while drawing from a live model.
Length and types of poses will vary. Individuals will learn from each
other, receive feedback, and develop technical and personal style.
Participants are to bring their own drawing supplies. Pencils,
watercolours, charcoal, and pastel are welcome. Easels, supports,
tables, and chairs are available on a first-come basis. Individuals may
come or go at any point during the three-hour session.
Saturday December 10th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Pre-registration is not required. Open to all skill
levels. Experimentation is encouraged.
Model for us and receive free drawing session credits.
The Mann Art Gallery will be closed from Friday December 23rd, 2016 to
Monday January 2nd, 2017 for its annual Christmas Break. We will reopen
on Tuesday January 3rd at 10.00 A.M.
2017 Membership Campaign
The Mann Art Gallery is beginning its annual
Membership Campaign and we hope to count on your
support for 2016. We
strive to foster an accessible, inclusive, and robust arts scene in
Prince Albert and
area. With your contribution the Gallery is a platform
for social growth, production of knowledge, and
nourishment of our
history and culture.
Sign up for a 2017 membership before January 30th, 2017 and
receive a free Mann Art Gallery Permanent Collection calendar!
For more information on this year's membership, including benefits and
membership categories, please
For Membership Forms please click
41st Annual Winter
Festival Juried Art Show & Sale
February 10th – March 25th, 2017
CALL FOR ENTRY
About the Exhibition
The Winter Festival Art Show & Sale is the premier art event of northern
Saskatchewan. In this exhibition, hundreds of artworks by emerging and
professional artists from across the province are shown at the Mann Art
Gallery. A guest juror curates the show and designates awards sponsored
by local organizations. Now entering its 41st year, the
exhibition reflects an incredible level of artistic production in our
All Saskatchewan artists and artisans who are
members of the Mann Art Gallery are invited to participate in this
Eligibility and Entry Instructions for details.) The artwork is
dropped off at the Gallery in late January. Over the course of the
subsequent two weeks, artworks are curated into our three gallery spaces
by an independent guest curator. Past curators include
Sandra Fraser (Mendel Art
Marsha Kennedy (University of Regina) and
Grant McConnell (University of Saskatchewan). Everyone
who enters is guaranteed inclusion, so long as the artworks follow the
size guidelines and are outfitted with the correct hanging hardware.
During the Gala Reception, the exhibition is unveiled for the first time
and prizes are awarded. The
day after the reception, the guest curator provides a detailed
walk-through tour to discuss their curating process, award decisions,
and will provide critiques if requested.
for Winter Festival Eligibility & Entry Instructions.
Click HERE for the Entry Form.
Zachari Logan, Leshy (detail), 2013, pastel on paper, 50 x 110"
Zachari Logan's work has been exhibited widely, in group and solo
exhibitions throughout North America and Europe, including: Athens,
Amsterdam, Atlanta, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Cincinnati, Chicago,
Calgary, Edmonton, Grenoble, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Montreal, New
York, Ottawa, Regina, Paris, Seattle, Tampa, Toronto, Winnipeg, Verona,
and Vienna, and can be found in public and private collections
worldwide. Logan has attended residencies in Paris in conjunction with
Galerie Jean Roch Dard, in rural Tennessee at Sassafras ARC/Liberty, in
Calgary through ACAD’s Visiting Artist Program, in Vienna several times
through both the Museum Quartier’s quartier21: Artist in Residence
Program and project space Schliefmuhlgasse 12-14, and in London at
Angus-Hughes Gallery. In the spring of 2015 Logan attended the
International Studio and Curatorial Program, and returned to NYC during
the winter of 2016 as artist in residence at Wave Hill Botanical Gardens
in the Bronx.
Sunday January 29th and Monday January 30th, 2017
1:00 - 5:00 PM
Opening Gala Reception
Friday February 10th, 2017
Reception Admission: Participating Artists - FREE; General Public -
$15.00; Gallery Members - $10.00
Guest Curator's Talk/Walkthrough
Saturday February 11th, 2017
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
FREE TO ALL
Sunday March 26th and Monday March 27th, 2017
1:00 - 5:00 PM
iMAGine Arts Education Professional Development Prize
The Mann Art Gallery is pleased to offer a new Winter Festival prize.
One artist who enters the exhibition will have the opportunity to
participate in all iMAGine Arts Education programs
FREE for the remainder of
This includes life drawing
sessions, workshops, and any education programs that have costs
attached. This prize can even be transferred to a local child to
participate in our kids’ art camps on school breaks and in the summer.
We will draw an artist’s name for this prize at the opening gala
reception on Friday February 10th, 2017.
Annual General Meeting
In accordance with
Saskatchewan's Not-for-Profit Act (1995), the Mann Art Gallery will held
its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday March 29th 2016.
Click HERE to view the 2015
Click HERE to view the
2015 Audited Financial Statements.
Art Rental Program
The Mann Art Gallery can provide you with the
opportunity to display original artwork in your home or office with
pieces from our Permanent Collection. Renting art is an affordable way
to enjoy high quality works without a significant financial investment
and with the freedom to change your taste with each rental period.
Art rental rates are based on 12% of the individual pieces' sale prices.
The pieces are fully insured by the Gallery. The Mann Art Gallery staff
will deliver and install the artwork.
For more information, contact the gallery at