Wearable Art show is Saturday

Wearable Arts: Show Off! is at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Saturday at Land’s End Resort. The art, fashion and design show features more than 70… Continue reading

Homer photographer is finalist in Red Bull contest

Homer photographer Scott Dickerson has been selected one of 50 finalists in the third Red Bull Ilume international sports photography contest. Dickerson’s photograph of three… Continue reading

Wearable Arts returns

The Wearable Arts show, a collaboration between the Homer Fiber Arts Collective and Bunnell Street Arts Center, returns with shows at 6:30 and 9 p.m.… Continue reading

Artist in residence Jack Dalton visits

Artist, storyteller, playwright and curator Jack Dalton visits Bunnell Street Arts Center for November. A National Endowment for the Arts Artworks resident artist, Dalton presents… Continue reading

Marine Debris workshops continue

The Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies community marine debris workshops continue with regular hours 3:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the workshop space, 2416 Clover… Continue reading

‘When Crab was King’ opens Friday

“When Crab was King” opens with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Pratt Museum Special Exhibits Gallery. The exhibit combines the… Continue reading

ASCA seeks nominations for Governor’s Awards for the Arts

Nominations are now open for the 2013 Governor’s Awards for the Arts in the following categories: Margaret Nick Cooke Award for Alaska Native Arts and… Continue reading

Homer-based filmmakers finalists in music video contest

Homer-based filmmakers Tehben and Jebarri Dean are one of five finalists in F Magazine’s F-Action music video contest. The Dean brothers produced and filmed a… Continue reading

‘Muscle Shoals’ wins Homer Doc Film Fest award

“Muscle Shoals,” a film about an Alabama music recording studio, won the Audience Award for the 10th annual Homer Documentary Film Festival. Second place went… Continue reading

TheatreShakes to perform ‘Taming of the Shrew’ Nov. 16

TheatreShakes, the youth theater program of the Homer Council on the Arts and Pier One Theatre, presents William Shakespeare’s “Taming of the Shrew” at 7… Continue reading

Live at Met movie series starts

The 2013-14 Metropolitan Opera Live in HD series opens 6 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Homer Theatre with Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin,” staring Anna Netrebko and… Continue reading

Soldier-novelist Abrams reads at KBC

Retired U.S. Army military journalist and Butte, Mont., novelist David Abrams reads from his work and holds a craft talk at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7… Continue reading

First Friday Events

Ben Firth Studio Mile 161 Sterling Highway Learning Experience, art by Emily Coble, Ben Coble and Anna Firth 5-8 p.m., First Friday Opening Reception Emily… Continue reading

Work in Progress performs Friday at HCOA

Work in Progress, the ever-changing Homer musical group, performs ecletic bluegrass rock in a gallery concert 8 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Homer Council on… Continue reading

Group shows featured for November First Friday

For November’s First Friday exhibits, a wide variety of artists creating in diverse media dominate exhibits from East End Road to Black Water Bend. Except… Continue reading

ArtQuest classes start Monday

ArtQuest, a six-week series of visual art classes for youth with Katy Countiss, starts Oct. 28 at the Homer Council on the Arts.  The classes… Continue reading

‘String Calendar’ connects artist to community

In Melissa Daubert’s art installation in progress, “String Calendar,” a cord circling the room around her small sculptures started out as the rope that bound… Continue reading

Writers Contest deadline is Nov. 20

Writers and poets have until Nov. 20 to enter the 22nd annual Kenai Peninsula Writers Contest, sponsored by the Homer Council on the Arts. The… Continue reading

Artist-in-schools academy offered

Artists, teachers and administrators interested in learning or refreshing skills as a teaching artist can take the Teaching Artist Training Academy 7-8:30 p.m. Nov. 8,… Continue reading

HCOA seeks performers for Stepping Out show

The Homer Council on the Arts seeks new and established performing artists for its Stepping Out show, to be held in January. Interested participants are… Continue reading

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