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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...

Renowned Artist Jack Cowin Dies at Age 67

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Famed Saskatchewan printmaker and painter Jack Cowin died on Wednesday, September 24th, in Arlington Heights, Illinois. He was 67. Jack Lee Cowin was born in 1947 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He studied printmaking there at Indiana University, receiving...

23 Picasso Ceramics Donated to Remai Modern

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Saskatchewan-born international art dealer Frederick Mulder has donated 23 ceramic pieces created by Pablo Picasso to Saskatoon’s Remai Modern Art Gallery. The collection of ceramics, valued at $500,000 builds on the gallery’s already exceptional...

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