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Film Fest Submissions open!
Mon, 06 Oct 2014
Now in our 16th year of showing short films of all genres in historic Dawson City, we invite filmmakers to submit their new works! Early bird deadline is November 21, 2014. Final deadline is December 19, 2104 (higher fees). There are no fees for filmmakers based in Canada’s north (Yukon, NWT or Nunavut). Check the …
MUSIC & FILM TONIGHT!
Mon, 08 Sep 2014
Ride the rails with local folk heroes, Three chords and the Truth, as they perform their original music for Dan Sokolowski’s new film EH TO ZED along with other 3 Chords hits! See the premiere of the film and a few other selcted short films too! KIAC Ballroom, 8pm. Admission by donation/cash bar!Filed under: Uncategorized
Kids Fest 2014: Putting Our Circus Skills to the Test!
Fri, 22 Aug 2014
This year at the Yukon Riverside Arts Festival we had some really fun activities happening all weekend in the kids tent. From Acrobatics to Tie-dye, to a fantastic prize-winning float we took the weekend! Here’s Kimowin and Joanna testing out some cool new tricks, Marianna from Mandragora Circo is instructing them! …
Cut! Print It!
Mon, 18 Aug 2014
Appropriately enough for a Print and Publishing Symposium, in addition to informing, teaching, and entertaining visitors, the weekend’s activities at the old Dawson Daily News site also brought forth three separate publications. It appears that, even when creating art, those who toil in the print world produce some of their best material when working to …
Sun, 17 Aug 2014
Even if some of the participants were noticeably showing the effects of a late Saturday night on the town, the second day of the 3rd Dawson Daily News Print & Publishing Symposium has been just as busy — and exciting — as the opening Saturday. John Steins’ repeat of the Wood Block Printmaking workshop had …
3rd Print and Publishing Symposium Shows the Fine, Fun Art of Print
Sat, 16 Aug 2014
Dawson City’s historic newspaper office again got to open its doors and let the presses roll, as the 3rd edition of the Dawson Daily News Print & Publishing Symposium kicked off at noon today. Featuring some of Canada’s most creative print artisans, the symposium is part of KIAC’s annual Yukon Riverside Arts Festival, and is …
Get with the Program: This year’s Yukon Riverside Arts Festival!
Fri, 08 Aug 2014
The Yukon Riverside Arts Festival takes place in many venues around Dawson City on Discovery Days weekend, including the open-air Riverside Park & Gazebo. The festival aims to provide an accessible environment for community members and visitors to interact directly with the arts and explore their creativity. We welcome artists practicing traditional and non-traditional …
Don’t Forget… The DCAS Members Show!
Fri, 08 Aug 2014
*DEADLINE TOMORROW-CALLING ALL ARTISTS* The deadline for submitting work for the annual DCAS Members show is tomorrow!! You can hand in to Rachel at SOVA.2-7pm today (Upstairs in the library) 2-7pm tomorrow (Downstairs in the SOVA Gallery) Any questions please get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org Filed under: Uncategorized
Up Until Saturday: Rayburn’s Exhibition ‘Which Witch?’
Thu, 10 Jul 2014
If you haven’t already, be sure to check out Nicole Rayburn’s Which Witch?, a part of the Confluence Series at the SOVA Gallery. The exhibition, made up of a series of 1001 images as well as a video entitled How to Identify a Witch, “…traces the figure of the witch through historical constructions, actual persecutions, and …
Fresh Greens and Art: A Marriage not to be Missed
Mon, 07 Jul 2014
Guess what? Saturday’s art market was hoppin’, folks. People came from far and wide to soak in the beautiful day, along with some local creativity. Pottery, silkscreened prints, beadwork, and jewelry were just some of the things being sold – who knows what next week will hold? Come on down and see for yourself! Every Saturday from 11-3 by …
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