News & Reviews


MCC and MCML New Space

Craft Council and museum knit together in new location by Alan Small in The Winnipeg Free Press



Play, Precarity & Survival

Breaking Down Barriers by Sarah Swan in Galleries West
Dusting Off the Good China by Steven Leyden Cochrane in The Winnipeg Free Press




Don’t knock it by Steven Leyden Cochrane in the Winnipeg Free Press



Small Mediums at Large

Good things in Small Packages by Steven Leyden Cochrane in the Winnipeg Free Press


Saves Nine

LEGO, needlework and toy skyscrapers hit local galleries by Alison Gillmor in CBC Manitoba




Uptown review: Like clay in the hands of the potter
CBC Scene Review: Manitoba Craft Council presents eye-catching ceramics in “Distributary”


 Slow Craft

Celebrating “Slow Craft” in a world obsessed with speed by Willow Rector in CBC Manitoba



Make. Stop. Repeat.

Make. Stop. Repeat in CBC Scene:  Thousands of beads tell story of Manitoba’s missing and murdered women


Prairie Excellence

Prairie Excellence review in Planet S, Saskatoon:  This is Becoming a Habit
Moose Jaw Times Herald:  Work of Prairie artists showcased in Moose Jaw 
Review in Fast Forward Weekly, Calgary:  Prairie Excellence Celebrates Home-grown Art
Prairie Excellence review in Craft Journal
Prairie Excellence review in WFP:  Traditional crafts explore complex questions



Hovercraft in the WFP: First Fridays program strives to bring new vitality and visitors to gallery district
Hovercraft Review in Uptown: The Art of Craft
CBC Scene: Features Hovercraft artist Takashi Iwasaki
 Hovercraft:  Portage Gallery Gets Crafty