SnapThoughts

Visit this page often to see timely responses to exhibitions, galleries, and museum spaces from our research assistants and research team!


INUA at Qaumajuq at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. Photo Credit: Angela Failler.

INUA at Qaumajuq

On March 29,2022, members of Museum Queeries participated in a virtual tour of INUA, the inaugural exhibit of Qaumajuq, the new Inuit art centre at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG). Click on the above title to read the SnapThoughts.


The ArQuives: Canada’s LGBTQ2+ Archives

On March 28, 2022, members of Museum Queeries enjoyed a virtual presentation and tour of the ArQuives: Canada’s LGBTQ2+ Archives given by Lucie Handley-Girard, Archivist. Read the resulting SnapThoughts by clicking on the above title.


Uprooting White Supremacy in the Institution

Museum Queeries members attended a workshop hosted by Thinking Through the Museum and facilitated by Amal Alhaag and Syrus Marcus Ware. Click on the above title to read the SnapThoughts.


Building the Hamilton 2SLGBTQ+ Community Archive

On October 19 and 21, 2021, Museum Queeries members attended Building the Hamilton 2SLGBTQ+ Community Archive Critical Conversations on Zoom. Click on the above title to read the SnapThoughts!


Local drag superstar Prairie Sky speaks to visitors. Photo credit: Chris Eastman

Kent Monkman’s Shame and Prejudice + Community-led Conversation with Prairie Sky

On December 13, 2019, members of Museum Queeries research team visited the Winnipeg Art Gallery for a Community-led Conversation with local drag queen Prairie Sky on Kent Monkman’s Shame and Prejudice. Click on the title above to read the SnapThoughts!


Albert McLeod speaks to a group of visitors at the Two-Spirit Archives. Photo credit: Lauren Bosc

Two-Spirit Archives: Conversation with Albert McLeod

On January 24, 2020, members of Museum Queeries research team visited the Two-Spirit Archives, housed at the University of Winnipeg. This visit included a roundtable discussion led by Albert McLeod (Co-Director, Two-Spirited People of Manitoba), the main donor of the fonds/material of the collection. Click on the title above to read the SnapThoughts!