Art + Soul 2017

Come and see what the future holds at Art+Soul: Beyond Tomorrow

Every year, Art+Soul takes over the Winnipeg Art Gallery for a party like no other. Art+Soul: Beyond Tomorrow will transform all four floors of the WAG into visions of tomorrow. Laugh, mingle, and dance the night away alongside partygoers in fashion-forward ensembles to the sounds of non-stop entertainment. All proceeds support the WAG. 18+ event.

TICKETS

Tickets still available at the door starting at 8pm

Tickets

$50 • Available at the door

18+ event

Where to get Tickets

 

 

 

 

Enhanced Experience

Add a $25 donation to your ticket to receive the Infinity VIP Upgrade • Sold Out

The upgrade includes:

  • invitation to VIP Reception on Jan 21, 7pm at Carbone Downtown (260 St Mary Ave)
  • access to the Infinity VIP lounge at Art+Soul
  • entry to win one of two Grand Prizes!
    • Grand Prize #1: Staycation Package which includes 2 tickets (courtesy of UnionWare) to the Winnipeg Jets VS St. Louis Blues game on March 3rd along with one night's stay at ALT Hotel, and dinner for two at Merchant Kitchen.
    • Grand Prize #2: Health & Relaxation Package which includes a Thermea gift certificate and 2 weeks' worth of meals, courtesy of 204MealPrep

Supporter Offer
WAG Membership

Present your ticket stub at the WAG admissions desk for a 25% discount off a WAG membership.

Offer ends February 28, 2017. Valid only for new or lapsed (6 months) individual memberships.

 

 

 

 

 

All proceeds go to the Winnipeg Art Gallery • Must be 18+ to attend • WAG reserves the right to refuse entry

  • One Grand Prize entry per Art+Soul donation.
  • No charitable tax receipts will be issued.
  • You must be 18+, a Manitoba resident, and a valid Art+Soul 2016 ticket holder in a supporter category, to qualify for the grand prize draw.
  • Entry to the draw will end at 1:00 am on February 20, 2016 • Winner will be randomly drawn on February 22, 2016 and will be notified by email.
  • Winner's name will be posted on wag.ca.
  • If in the event that the prize is unclaimed after 30 days, a new name will be drawn.

ENTERTAINMENT

As you have come to expect from an Art+Soul party, incredible bands and DJs will be rocking on each floor of the WAG transforming it into the world of tomorrow.

The galleries will also be open for part of the evening. This includes The Man Who Made Time Stand Still: The Photographs of Harold Edgerton, a series of images that capture moments missed by the human eye.

MEMETIC DJs featuring Nathan Zahn with DJ Qube, Jr. Ragoo and Rick Logic

MEMETIC DJs are famous for bringing you cutting-edge electronic music featuring the sounds of techno, world dub, and eclectic mixes. MEMETIC’s hypnotic beats and sophisticated vibe is guaranteed to get you on the dance floor.

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DJ Co-op and DJ Hunnicutt

Winnipeg’s favourite DJ bromance is back for another round of Art+Soul. This dynamic duo can read a crowd like a book, and get you grooving on the dance floor in no time.

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DJ Shael

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Kash

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Vothra

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Exhibition

Harold Edgerton. Moving Skip Rope, 1980. gelatin silver print on paper. 40.6 x 50.8 cm.
Collection of the Winnipeg Art Gallery, Gift of Angela & David Feldman, the Menkes Family, Marc & Alex Musso, Tory Ross, the Rose Baum-Sommerman Family and Shabin & Nadir Mohamed, 2013-69.
Photo: Ernest Mayer. ©2010 MIT

On View at the WAG

The Photographs of Harold Edgerton

See the iconic photographs by artist-engineer, Harold Edgerton, a.k.a. The Man Who Made Time Stand Still. Edgerton’s photographs capture what is normally missed by the human eye and create an event worth seeing. More...

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WHAT TO WEAR?

Style yourself in fashion-forward outfits you see trending in 10, 150, or even 1000 years from now. Whether you envision sleek and shiny ensembles, gritty survivalist garb, or loud, eye-catching attire; anything goes at Art + Soul. In a rush? Just show up as you are and The Loft’s Beauty Bar will help you out.
 

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Art & Soul?

Art & Soul is a long-running fundraising event at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG). It is an annual themed party with all funds raised benefiting the WAG.

Where does the event take place?

The event happens at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd. Here is a map.

What charity does Art & Soul support?

The event supports the Winnipeg Art Gallery and it is organized in conjunction with the WAG.

What times does the event run?

The doors open at 8pm and the event ends at 2am.

Are tickets available at the door?

In the past Art & Soul has sold out in advance of the event date, therefore tickets have not been available at the door. Purchasing tickets in advance is recommended in order to ensure you are able to attend.

Will the galleries be open?

The galleries are scheduled to remain open until 11pm for all attendees. No drinks will be allowed in the galleries.

Who will be performing at the event?

The complete lineup of entertainers can be found under the Entertainment section.

Do I need to bring my ID?

Yes. The event is 18+ and IDs will be checked at the door.

Will food be served?

No. Food will not be served and TABLE Restaurant will not be open.

How much are drinks?

Drinks will be $6 each. You will be able to purchase drink tickets when you arrive as bars will not accept cash.

What should I wear to Art & Soul?

Guests are encouraged to dress up to the theme of the event or in formal/party attire.

Is there a coat check?

Yes. A coat check is located on the first floor and is included in the cost of your ticket.

How do I get VIP access?

When you purchase your ticket, either online or in person, you can enhance your ticket by adding on the VIP option. Note: There is a limited number of VIP tickets.

Is there an ATM on site?

Yes. There is an ATM on the main floor, so you will be able to withdraw money at the event.

Where can I smoke?

Smoking is not permitted inside the building, but there are doors on the first floor that lead outside and a rooftop patio on the fourth floor where you may smoke.

Are ticket refunds available?

No. Ticket refunds are not available before or after the event.

Can I volunteer to help at Art & Soul?

Art & Soul would not be possible if it weren’t for the help of volunteers. Please see the Volunteer section to submit your contact information if you are interested in volunteering for Art & Soul.

How do I become an Art & Soul sponsor?

Contact Judy Slivinski, WAG Director of Development, at 204.789.1299 or jslivinski@wag.ca.

Sponsors

Gallery Sponsors

Contributing Sponsors

VIP Lounge Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

Friend Sponsors

Grand Prize Sponsors

Creative Partners

Interested in sponsoring Art and Soul? Download our Sponsorship document.

Volunteer

Want the insider A+S experience? Volunteer! We have many interesting opportunities.

Mandy Hyatt
T 204.789.1291
mhyatt@wag.ca

Doren Roberts
T 204.789.1765
droberts@wag.ca

 

Contact

General Inquiries

Mandy Hyatt
204.786.6641 ext. 235
mhyatt@wag.ca

Sponsorship

Judy Slivinski
T 204.789.1299
jslivinski@wag.ca

Marketing/Advertising

Erin Sparrow
e.sparrow@live.ca

ABOUT THE WAG

The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is a cultural advocate for understanding and experiencing art and art making, and their vital place in our lives, work, and society. The WAG is home to over 27,000 works spanning centuries and media, including the world's largest public collection of contemporary Inuit art. In an iconic modernist building, the WAG inspires through artist and curator talks, films and videos, concerts, exhibition tours, and other special events. For more information, please visit wag.ca.

ART+SOUL VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE

Charlene Ilas (Co-chair), Erin Sparrow (Co-chair), Khaeler Bautista, Reynold Beniza, Andrew Chudley, Nicole Flynn, Terry Gallagher, Wanda Gonzales, Marycel Juan, Ryan Leech, Leilah Perchaluk, Rachel Poppe, Vivian Quang, Chloe Ross-Rogerson, Crystal Vickers, Melissa Wilkinson, Jordan Witherspoon, Mandy Hyatt