1902

January

Manitoba Society of Artists (MSA) forms with an eye to strengthen the province’s budding cultural milieu. MSA members begin lobbying for...
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1908

January

The Winnipeg-based Western Art Association forms with a mandate to encourage the development of Canadian and Manitoban art, and adds its voice to...
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1911

May

Artist Claude Gray (a.k.a. art critic VanDyck Brown) reports increasing interest in the establishment of a civic art gallery. Gray trained at...
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November

“Hall of Industry to be Rushed to Completion.” Located at Main and Water Streets (today William Stephenson Way) and managed by...
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