The Dakota-Ojibway War

The Dakota-Ojibway War

By James Ritchie


WEDNESDAY,  JUNE  21,  2017,  4-6  PM
*drinks  &  snacks  will   be  served*

Canvas Retreat

A creative retreat for women.

Open space to re-create and create.
To remember and realize the inspiration that awaits.

The Spring 2017 Canvas Retreat will be a full day of creative space to indulge your inner artist, sneak home to bed after the kids are asleep and still wake up to breakfast in bed on Mother’s Day!

Saturday, […]

Festival of the Arts

We are excited to announce that the Boissevain Festival of the Arts has expanded to include Visual Arts this year!

The Boissevain Festival of the Arts will take place March 1-19th with the Visual Arts adjudication/workshop being held on March 16th.  This year we are focusing on participants that are 18 and under. The adjudication […]

Art for Peace

The International Peace Garden and the 1894 Art Centre have partnered to bring a collaborative art experience to Southern Manitoba and Northern North Dakota. By gathering at the Peace Garden for a creative work day we hope to develop art pieces that we can then exchange with a country selected for us. The link […]

An Evening of Photos

We’re excited to be hosting an evening of community photo & story sharing on Friday, January 22nd from 7-9 pm.

Individuals are asked to bring 6-10 photos from a memorable journey, adventure, project or theme on a thumb drive and share them with the group (we’ll have a projector).  It should be a great way […]


A creative retreat for women.

Inspired by the great outdoors; nestled in the cozy indoors.
Settle in fireside, with your art and a few other creative souls.

Come and create.

Friday, November 13 –
Sunday, November 15 @ Camp Koinonia

Cost: $120
Includes meals, overnight accommodations, & facility use.

Bring your own art, creativity & supplies: photography, knitting, baking, […]

Art in our Community

We will be hosting a community brainstorming discussion on ‘Art in our Community’ on Wednesday, September 2nd from 7-9 pm here at the 1894 Art Centre.

Since opening our doors in 2012 the 1894 Art Centre has hosted 16 art shows with artists from approximately 13 countries.  The 1894 Art Centre has also hosted a […]