Bloody Saturday

Artist: Bernie Miller and Noam Gonick
Program: Commission
Location: Pantages Plaza, Main Street at Market Avenue
Medium: Weathering steel, stainless steel, tempered glass, light
Date: 2019

Description

So much that defines Winnipeg, its achievements and its rebellious core, was forged on Bloody Saturday.

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Artist Biography

Bernie Miller, who died in October 2017, created major public art works across Canada, including Winnipeg’s Light Through, a series of light boxes integrated into the piers of the Disraeli Active Transportation Bridge. His sculpture commemorating Emma Goldman’s residency in Canada has yet to be built.

Noam Gonick is a filmmaker and artist whose drama 1919 (1997) screened at MoMA, was broadcast on CBC and is in the permanent collection of the National Gallery of Canada.

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