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Renowned Saskatchewan artist Allen Sapp dies, Age 87

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Famed Saskatchewan painter Allen Sapp died in his sleep this morning, at age 87. Sapp was born in 1929 on the Red Pheasant Reserve in northern Saskatchewan, a descendant of the great plains Cree Chief Poundmaker. As a child, Sapp was often bed-ridden...

Artist and Teacher Frank Nulf Dies, Age 84

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Renowned artist Frank Nulf, who taught Visual Arts at the University of Regina for nearly twenty years, and served as Dean of Fine Arts, died February 24th, in Sydenham, Ontario, at age 84.Nulf was born in Lima, Ohio in 1931, and achieved degrees in Science,...

Thelma Pepper Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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Saskatoon photographer Thelma Pepper is this year’s recipient of the Lieutenant Governor’s Arts Award for Lifetime Achievement. The announcement was made September 28th. Thelma Pepper was born in 1920 in Kingston, Nova Scotia, where both...

Artworks Valued at $3 Million Donated to U of R

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The Shumiatchers’ latest gift to the University of Regina is a collection of art valued at up to $3 million. The donated works include about 300 Inuit sculptures and notable paintings by Saskatchewan artists, including by members of the renowned...

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