The Yellowknife Artist Run Community Centre (YK ARCC) has a new home in downtown Yellowknife. Located at the lower level of Cloudworks One, 5112, 52nd St (the old Union of Northern Workers building), YK ARCC has an artist studio and large gallery or workshop space available for use by local and visiting artists.
Folk on the Rocks is THIS WEEKEND and still needs a few more volunteers! If you're interested in helping out at the 37th annual Folk on the Rocks Music Festival, please email email@example.com right away to sign up!
Areas still recruiting include: Beer Garden, Ticket Sales, Hospitality, Volunteer Headquarters, and Environment. Please contact us as soon as possible to get your choice of jobs!
Folk on the Rocks
The Fireweed Studio is open for business!
Selling handmade pottery and fibre arts from the Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts
Open every Tuesday from 5:00-7:30 PM and
Saturdays from 11:00 AM-2:00 PM
Cash or Cheque only
The City of Yellowknife and Northland Utilities have partnered in a public art initiative which will see several transformer and street light boxes resurfaced by artists.
Painters, digital, mosaic and graffiti artists as well as artists who draw, photograph and any other artists working in two dimensional mediums are invited to submit a proposal to the City. Artists will be selected by a five person project team.
Submission Deadline: Deadline for submissions is Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. MST
Artwork Submission Requirements:
Northwestel Community TV is pleased to celebrate Earth Day April 22nd with a selection of films and programs dedicated to the environmental side of northern life. Please tune in this week to HD Ch 709 to catch the following:
Cold Amazon - Documentary highlighting the importance and vulnerability of the mighty MacKenzie River. Production by Artless Collective.
Shadow of a Giant - Film by Lesley Johnson and Clark Ferguson exploring the history and toxic legacy of Yellowknife's Giant Mine.
There is edgy, exciting music coming out of Canada’s Northwest Territories! Carmen Braden is embarking on her first studio recording of chamber works and folk songs, as well as having fantastic Canadian performers premiere her two newest compositions. Riding the energy of completing her Masters of Music and recent performances and premieres in Finland, Winnipeg and Yellowknife in 2016, Carmen is bringing her music of beauty and curiosity of the sub-Arctic to the world.
Notice of AGM
Summer is just around the corner and it's time to start thinking about all the fresh produce you can grow! Community Garden Plots are still available for Summer 2016 at Kam Lake and Weledeh sites. If you are interested, please apply online at www.ykgardencollective.org. If you have any questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Northwestel Community TV is very pleased to present Yellowknife director France Benoit's film "Kiri's Piano" (2014) this week on YK Ch 709. Based on a James Kellaghan song of the same title, the film is set on the BC coast during the early years of WW2, but was shot entirely in Yellowknife.
March 21st- April 9th
Wamp presents classes on Adobe, including lessons on photoshop, illustrator, premier and indesign.
More info at www.wamp.ca