Lost and found again
Barb Bottle and Briony Haig aren’t afraid to ask the big questions.
Live band karaoke returns
Karaoke, derived from the Japanese words for “empty orchestra,” is a staple of bars in East Asia.
A collector’s paradise// No blues at this blues fest// Craft in Colour @ MCC// NO DICTIONARY FOR DANCERS// A warm Winterruption// Decolonizing Lens celebrates Janine Windolph
Delia Derbyshire: The Myths and the Legendary Tapes
From director, writer and actor Caroline Catz comes Delia Derbyshire: The Myths and The Legendary Tapes, a docu-dramatization that explores the life and legend of the titular figure, an accomplished English electronic-music composer and audio engineer.
Jaimie Isaac artist talk// Afternoon screenings at Plug-In// Exploring grief through art// Ringing in the Lunar New Year// Unearthing @ aceartinc.// Tickets on sale for Canadian Jazz Summit
‘A little bit of this and a little bit of that’
On Jan. 14, cre8ery opens its newest exhibit, Odds N’ Ends: The Everything Show!, a showcase described as “a little bit of this and a little bit of that.”
Illuminating Indigenous knowledge
For Jaimie Isaac, art is more than expression. It’s power.
Tunes, sips, knickknacks// River trail opens// Artist talk @ MAWA// Retro Rhythm Review @ The Good Will// First Friday of the new year// Mariachi Ghost @ High and Lonesome
Post-pandemic party people
To many in Winnipeg, DJs are alternatively associated with bass drop-laden EDM, ’80s, ’90s and ’00s throwback nights or classic disco and pop at a local wedding social.
Critipeg: Cannes Lions
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity showcases the best ads of 2022
Favourite local visual artist
1. J.D. Renaud
2. Hanna Reimer
3. Adelle Rawluk
Favourite local public art piece
1. Forever Bicycles by Ai Weiwei
2. Bloody Saturday by Bernie Miller and Noam
3. Chip’s Vintage mural by Hanna Reimer
Burton Cummings at Burton Cummings// Extra! Extra!// A migratory tale// Something old, something new// A very Ukrainian Christmas fair// Gimme Some Truth @ Cinematheque
Favourite local photographer
1. Adam Kelly
2. Leif Norman
3. Joey Senft
Favourite movie by a local filmmaker
1. A Social by Tavis Putnam
2. I Survived Winnipeg by Folks Films
3. Late Summer by Ryan Steel
Favourite local gallery or artist space
1. WAG & Qaumajuq
Favourite local dancer
1. Ella Steele
2. Dancing Gabe
3. Carol-Ann Bohrn / Jillian Groening (tie)
Favourite local achiever under 30 / Favourite new local independent business
Favourite local achiever under 30
1. Lauren Wittmann
2. Alex Kohut
3. Bevvy Teyems / Jaydin Pommer (tie)
Favourite new local independent business
1. Riley Grae Cafe
2. Keener Jerseys
3. One Sixteen
Favourite local achiever over 60
1. Fred Penner
2. Scott Oake
3. Al Simmons
It’s the Uniter 30!
It’s the final Uniter issue of the calendar year, which means this issue is dedicated to the results of our annual Uniter 30 readers’ poll.