2-290 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0T2, Treaty One Territory, Canada.
Treaty One Territory is located on the original lands of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and on the homeland of the Métis Nation. We offer our respect and gratitude to the caretakers of this land.
(204) 944-9763 | scroll down or click accessibility for access information.
A map to find ace and other artist run centres can be found here.
Tuesday – Saturday, 12 – 5pm
Program Director Helga Jakobson
Director of Finance & Administration Tani Miki
Programming Assistant Brianna Wentz
Gallery Assistant Laura Darnbrough
Board of Directors
Seth Woodyard – President
Beth Schellenberg- Vice-President
Julia Lafreniere- Secretary
Chidiebere Oji – Treasurer
Liam Zarillo, Lou Gandier, Priscilla Pinga, Sabrina Sethi, Peter Duek, Shaun de Rooy, Julia Lafreniere, Kat Nancy.
There are loading bays directly in front of the 290 and 288 McDermot Avenue. There are also three parking spots on either end of the loading bay. Opposite ace is an Impark parking lot.
aceartinc. is not located in a fully accessible building. The public entrance, which is via 288 McDermot Avenue, (four steps up from the street) is at the top of a large flight of stairs. However, there is an alternative entrance at 290 McDermot Avenue. There is a step up from the street to the door and then 7 steps inside the lobby entrance. Here a passenger elevator (with a 2 foot, 8″ wide door) can take you to the second floor.
Once in ace, the galleries are spacious and simple to navigate.
Staff are very happy to assist in any way we can. Please call ahead (204 944 9763) to let us know of any special arrangements that would make your visit as comfortable as possible.
The following describes how to enter the space from the 290 McDermot Avenue entrance.
Entering the building via 290 McDermot Avenue
There are 2 steps up to the street entrance door
The door swings into the building and is on a strong spring.
There are an additional 5 steps up to reach the area in front of the passenger elevator. ace is located on the 2nd floor.
Upon leaving the elevator turn left and then left again.
This entrance to ace has gently declining ramp (with a half inch lip at the end) which leads into a corridor. After a few steps you will enter the resource area and be able to see the office on your left.
The Main Gallery and the Flux Gallery are spacious and simple to navigate. The Cartae Studio has a narrower than standard door frame and is generally not open to the public.
Washrooms are not accessible to those using wheelchairs. They are located in a narrow corridor and have narrow doorways.
The Woodshop is wheelchair accessible but the benches and equipment are not.