Plug In ICA Announces New Bookstore & Gallery Coordinator

POSTED ON April 27, 2023

Plug In ICA is excited to announce that our Communications Intern, Abby Gatbonton will be joining us permanently as our Bookstore and Gallery Coordinator.

Abby Gatbonton (she/they) is a Winnipeg-based multidisciplinary artist, who recently received her BFA (Honours) from the School of Art. With a background in Gender Studies, they prioritize the queer experience investigating gender, sexuality and sexualization while also exploring themes of intimacy, often referencing body and identity politics as they navigate through their identity and understanding of queerness on a personal level.

Since joining Plug In ICA in October Abby has coordinated and disseminated our press releases and communications, documented our events, provided technical assistance, and managed our social media platforms. 

As Bookstore and Gallery Coordinator Abby will be responsible for overseeing the bookstore, processing memberships, and managing the day to day operations of maintaining the  bookstore and the gallery.

We are so pleased that Abby is able to join our team more permanently!


We are on Treaty 1 Territory. Plug In ICA is located on the territories of the Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and the National homeland of the Red River Métis.

Plug In ICA extends our heartfelt gratitude to our generous donors, valued members, and dedicated volunteers. We acknowledge the sustaining support of our Director’s Circle. You all make a difference.

We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Canada Council, the Manitoba Arts Council and Winnipeg Arts Council. We could not operate without their continued financial investment and lobbying efforts.

Plug In ICA relies on community support to remain free and accessible to all, and enable us to continue to present excellent programs. Please consider becoming a member of Plug In ICA and a donor at or by contacting Caitlin at

For more information on public programming and exhibitions contact Luther Konadu

For general information, please contact: or call 1.204.942.1043