1886

January

The first artist group in the province, the Winnipeg Art Society, forms with the intention of organizing drawing and painting classes, and...
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1888

October

Lucille McArthur (1844–1902) becomes the first artist to hold a solo exhibition of work in Winnipeg at the Federal Bank Building. McArthur...
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1891

January

The Winnipeg Industrial and Agricultural Association stages its first exhibition. The event is mounted annually until 1915.  Through the...
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