Plug In ICA Announces New Summer Intern

POSTED ON July 13, 2023

Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art is delighted to announce a new addition to our team for the summer. Please join us in welcoming Ela Wasney, our Education and Public Programming Intern.

Ela Wasney (she/they), is a Treaty-1 based multidisciplinary artist, who is working to complete their BFA (Honours) this coming academic year. They have a focus on sculpture, specifically concerning objects and the ready-made. Thematically Ela works with consumerism, popular media, and the aesthetics of cute.

As the Education and Public Programming Intern, Ela will participate in a broad range of activities that include various aspects of running a contemporary art gallery, museum or institute, as well as research, writing and administration.

We are excited to have Ela join our team this summer!

This is a paid internship opportunity funded in part by Young Canada Works through the Canadian Museums Association.


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.

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For more information on public programming and exhibitions contact Luther Konadu

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