Exchange District: Nuit Blanche Guide

Exchange District Happenings, Updates

  As part of Culture Days Manitoba, Nuit Blanche brings contemporary art to the streets of Winnipeg. A bustling public art extravaganza, Nuit Blanche energizes our public spaces with art peppered throughout The Exchange District, The Forks, downtown, St. Boniface and the North and West Ends until the wee hours of the morning. The Exchange District is delighted to be electrified as the nexus of this presentation of interactive, accessible art with nearly fifty Nuit Blanche installations.  We invite you to experience and explore the energy, connections and surprising art for one magical fall evening this Saturday, September 28th.   Our Nuit Blanche MUST SEE list:   LOOP> Loop is a cross between a music box, a zoetrope and a …

Window Display: Letter Peddler Press

Exchange District BIZ Updates

For Culture Days / Nuit Blanche this September, we’ve partnered with Printmonger Press & Martha Street Studio to bring Sean McLachlan’s Letter Peddler Press to the Exchange District Biz office. Letter Peddler Press is a mobile printing press designed to inspire people to create their own letter press art on the streets of Winnipeg.   We recently sat down with Sean to get to know him and learn more about his unique interactive art experience, Letter Peddler Press: SIX QUESTIONS WITH LETTER PEDDLER PRESS: –––– Photo: Letter Peddler Press on site at the Forks. What is letterpress printing and what is Letter Peddler Press? Letterpress printing is a method of printing where a raised image or text shaped surface is …