Prairie Art Book Fair

  • Date: Friday, September 7, 2018 – Sunday, September 9, 2018
  • Time: 12:00pm
  • Venue: Plug In ICA, Buhler Centre, 460 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg
  • Admission: Free

Prairie Art Book Fair

Friday, September 7: 4-8pm
Saturday, September 8: 11am-7pm
Sunday, September 9: 11am-5pm

Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art
Unit 1- 460 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0E8

The inaugural Prairie Art Book Fair is presented by Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art and dedicated to exhibiting the diverse and accomplished work of Prairie-based art publishers and booksellers.

The Prairie Art Book Fair is free and open to the public. Join us for a weekend of engaging events and explore publications from over twenty-five publishers, artists, and galleries ranging from zines, catalogues, artist editions, fiction, poetry, criticism and periodicals.

Exhibitors include:

aceartinc. | Winnipeg
ARP Books | Winnipeg
Bison Books | Winnipeg
BlackFlash Magazine | Saskatoon
Border Crossings | Winnipeg
Michael Dumontier and Neil Farber | Winnipeg
Esker Foundation | Calgary
Cliff Eyland | Winnipeg
Flux Gallery | Winnipeg
Gallery 1C03, University of Winnipeg | Winnipeg
Jeff Khonsary (Fillip and New Documents) | Vancouver/Los Angeles
MacKenzie Art Gallery | Regina
Martha Street Studio | Winnipeg
Parameter Press | Winnipeg
Public Parking | Winnipeg/Regina/Calgary/Steinback
Red Rising Magazine | Winnipeg
Remai Modern | Saskatoon
Shop WAG, Winnipeg Art Gallery | Winnipeg
The Third Rail | Minneapolis
University of Calgary Press | Calgary
Urban Shaman Gallery  | Winnipeg
Walter Phillips Gallery | Banff
Warehouse Journal | Winnipeg
Whiny Femmes | Winnipeg

Events featuring: Jeff Khonsary, Whiny Femmes, Micah Lexier, Parameter Press, aceartinc., and Maxine Proctor. More information coming soon.

We are pleased to acknowledge Paula Mitchell and Arnold Leventhal’s generous support of our book fair. Thank you!

For more information about the fair please get in touch with Plug In ICA’s Book Store Manager, Erin Josephson-Laidlaw at