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    Fri, 26 Jun 2015
    Her voice dances like a flame in a dark room: fierce, illuminating and warmly present. Dana Sipos’ approach as a vocalist, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist grew out of formative years in Yellowknife. Over the years, her efforts as an artist have earned her a place as a musician-in-residence at the Banff Centre, a record deal with … More >
    Fri, 19 Jun 2015
    Glowing orbs playing extra-terrestrial music, hotels you can put on your head and vans that expose an inverted Dawson: all part of what the Camera Obscura Festival has offered us so far. This weekend will be one that aims to challenge your natural perspective of the world at a very fundamental level. The SOVA Confluence … More >
    Fri, 19 Jun 2015
    Featured events – Tent Talks with Dianne Bos at her installation beside the Dawson City Museum) from 3:30 to 6:30. (Dianne says that 2:00 pm  is the optimum time  to view her installation.) At 7:30 this evening, Petran Kockelkoren will lead a panel discussion with all of the participating artists in the KIAC Ballroom.  Installations … More >
    Thu, 18 Jun 2015
    Most of the artist installations will be opening today.  You can experience a camera obscura on the George Black Ferry, or ride in the Mobile Camera Obscura Van (leaves the ODD Gallery on the half hour from 11 am to 5 pm). You can help build a camera obscura with Donald Lawrence at the Sternwheeler … More >
    Wed, 17 Jun 2015
    Join us for the start of the Midnight Sun Camera I Obscura Festival tonight. The weekend kicks off with the opening of “strange things done” in the Confluence Gallery in the Yukon School of Visual Arts ( Third and Queen) from 6:00 to 7:00 tonight (Wednesday, July 17th).  The exhibitors, Eliza Houg, Dion and Ryland … More >
    Mon, 08 Jun 2015
    Missed this award winning film by local filmmaker Suzanne Crocker? You can see it tonight on the big screen at KIAC! 7pm Doors open at 6:30 Director and Family in attendance Tickets $10. Children under 16 and seniors, $5. Available in advance from KIAC. Note: the previous two screenings of this film sold out. Don’t … More >
    Fri, 29 May 2015
    In conjunction with the Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Festival (click on image below) Filed under: Education and Outreach Tagged: Midnight Sun Camera Obscura festival More >
    Tue, 26 May 2015
    Blanket Fort Installation by Robin Henry, Courtney Holmes and Carly Woolner May 28 – June 13 Opening Reception: Thurs May 28 @7pm with performances by: Joey O’Neil, Susu Robin and Owl & Anter Informed by the deep memories of childhood, Robin Henry, Carly Woolner and Courtney Holmes invite the public to the SOVA Gallery to … More >
    Wed, 29 Apr 2015
    7:30 PMTonight in The Ballroom! Rhymes for Young Ghouls Dir: Jeff Barnaby, 88min At 15, Aila is the weed princess of Red Crow. Hustling with her uncle Burner, she sells enough dope to pay Popper her “truancy tax”, keeping her out of St.Ds. But when Aila’s drug money is stolen and her father Joseph returns … More >
    Thu, 23 Apr 2015
    The Klondike Institute of Art & Culture (KIAC) is undertaking a significant planning exercise this spring. Your feedback will help us to better understand how you see KIAC, its role and activities in Dawson and beyond. This will assist KIAC’s board of directors and staff to develop a strategic plan for the next few years. … More >


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