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Bronze Sculpture Commissioned of Saskatchewan's First Premier

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A statue of Walter Scott, Saskatchewan's first premier, has been commissioned by the provincial government. The life-sized bronze sculpture will be situated in front of the Legislative Building, at the north end of the Queen Elizabeth II Gardens. Tendered...

Emma Lake Kenderdine Campus closure

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Despite strong opposition, the University of Saskatchewan has yet to reverse its November 15th decision to close the Emma Lake Kenderdine Campus. The campus, at Emma Lake north of Prince Albert, hosts a wide range of experiential learning opportunities...

405 Picasso Prints Donated to Remai Art Gallery of Saskatchewan

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The Frank and Ellen Remai Foundation has donated 405 Pablo Picasso linocut prints, valued at $20 million, to the Remai Art Gallery of Saskatchewan (formerly the Mendel Art Gallery), in Saskatoon. The donation, announced on September 25th, doubles the...

Cicansky Receives Lieutenant Governor's Arts Lifetime Award

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Regina artist Victor Cicansky will receive the 2012 Lieutenant Governor's Arts Award for Lifetime Achievement at the annual celebration of the arts on September 18th, at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon. Cicansky, who was born in Regina in 1935, is a world-renowned...

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