Current Events and Farewell for Now …

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Current Events and Farewell for Now …

On Friday the 24th the Museum of New Ideas presented ‘In an Instant !’ outside Connexion ARC which was followed by an artist talk by Andrew John Milne. The weather was gracious enough, after a cloudy and rainy afternoon, to present a half an hour of sunshine right at dusk. This allowed for experimentation with […]

Twisted Sisters

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Twisted Sisters

By the time I had my fill of sleeping was organized for the next day of driving, I pulled out of Thunder Bay later than I would have liked. It meant missing out on the latter half of the trip around the lake on Hwy 17, as it was competed in darkness. I was however […]

Approaching BC …

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Approaching BC …

It was a beautiful days drive heading west from Regina. It is my humble opinion that the stretch from Regina to Swift Current is one of the most beautiful sections on the Trans Canada, but regardless of opinion it mysteriously manages to hold a significance for me beyond its appearance. It has arisen as a […]

Regina … check! Wheel Allignment … check!

Regina … check! Wheel Allignment … check!

Sometimes a good repair begets another … … new springs were put in the front of the Museum before leaving Winnipeg as both were previously less than pristine to put it mildly. But observing the tire wear cause by the new front end parts between Winnipeg and Regina it was clear there wouldn’t be ant […]

Digital Lodge – MoNI in Thompson Manitoba

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Digital Lodge – MoNI in Thompson Manitoba

The Museum of New Ideas Arrived in Thompson Manitoba after a beautiful drive. Wor   kshops will be held at Juniper School over the next two days with an Artist Talk and Performances  by Doreen Girard and Andrew John Milne on Thurday Night.   Friday will be part the first of five annual Digital Lodge programs […]

MoNI … temporarily closed for maintenance

MoNI … temporarily closed for maintenance

After a highly successful East Coast tour the Museum of New Ideas will be closing for maintenance until the 19th of September 2013. After performing admirably, the number of mechanical challenges facing the Museum had increased to the point where it was not likely that the Museum would have made it back to Winnipeg. So […]

Museum Update – Permanent Vacation 01

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Museum Update – Permanent Vacation 01

Time flies when you are having fun and driving 60 hours in four days and preparing for performances and workshops and running a portable museum.  Wheph! So I’ll start from the beginning … Thanks to Collin, Aston and Denton we had a great opening off St Marys Road on the 16th of July. The exhibition […]

Museum Update – Fashioning Machine 01

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It seems incredible that only a week ago the Museum of New Ideas came to life with it’s first successful opening thanks to the great contributions of Jennifer Bisch and Melaine Wesley. Thanks again for those of you who were able to attend. After a mechanically eventful journey … [flexislideshow pageid=”” lightbox=true lboxtitle=false slideshowtitle=false] … […]