The highly anticipated exhibition American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell, organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum, opens at the WAG, bringing the popular artist’s work to Canada for the first time in a big way.

In attendance at the opening are the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, the Honourable Philip Lee, as well as the Consul of the U.S. Consulate in Winnipeg and the Cultural Affairs Officer for the Embassy of the United States of America in Ottawa. In just under three months, the exhibition welcomes 30,000 visitors, and receives sustained coverage by local and national media.