Author: Regina Downtown


DEADLINE: June 2, 2017 Context Public Art is a part of our public history, part of our evolving culture and part of our collective memory.  It reflects and reveals our society and adds meaning to our cities.  As artists respond to our times, they reflect their inner vision to the outside world while creating a chronicle of our public experience. At the request of City Council – the City of Regina and Regina Police Service developed a Graffiti Management Program to address the issue of graffiti in Regina.  The Mural Art Program is a component of this program and...

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Art. It’s out there. Check out art {outside}

The MacKenzie Art Gallery and Regina Downtown Business Improvement District invite you to encounter art{outside}! Drawing on the MacKenzie’s Permanent Collection of over 4,500 artworks, art{outside} brings high-quality reproductions of select paintings from the Vault, and installs them around the streets and parks of Regina. Visit (and revisit) works by Roy Kiyooka, Wanda Koop, Piet Mondrian, François Musin, Allen Sapp, Harold Town, Wary E. Wrinch, Colleen Cutschall, David Garneau, Marion Long, Art McKay, and Mary Pratt.  You never know when you might run into a masterpiece! Download the art{outside} map and legend. art{outside} is a collaboration between the MacKenzie...

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RINK STORIES: Mariana & Gabriela

Picture: Mariana (left) and Gabriela (right) Gabriela is from Mexico and is studying business at the University of Regina.  Her brother and his family moved from Mexico to live and work in Regina previously.  Gabriela’s parents will be traveling to Saskatchewan soon to see everyone and Regina Downtown hopes they have a wonderful trip! Gabriela’s friend Mariana Raimondo is from Argentina and came to visit during a break from university where she is studying education. Gabriela and Mariana skated at Victoria Park Rink on a lovely afternoon near the end of the season.  Our ambassadors thank them both for...

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