Arts

  • Visiting North Carolina artist Diane Pike offers a plein air painting workshop, “Capturing Light and Color in the Landscape,” from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily today through Saturday. “Plein air” is painting done outdoors. The workshop will focus on how sunlight affects the perception of color and ho...

    Wed, 06/25/2014 - 1:53pm
  • In “Close to Home,” Anchorage artist James Behlke’s exhibit this month at Bunnell Street Arts Center, large charcoal paintings dominate the show. As big as 60-by-74 inches, the works show landscapes of upper Cook Inlet, Turnagain Arm and Knik Arm. Somber and subdued, the black-and-white painti...

    Wed, 06/25/2014 - 1:50pm
  • By Shannon Reid For the Homer News The iconic red building of the Pier One Theatre can’t be missed on the Homer Spit drive, its foundation built up with the help of gravel reconstruction and a small town’s love for live theatre. This summer Pier One Theatre has a full s...

    Wed, 06/25/2014 - 1:43pm
  • Confucius once said that if you do what you love then you never have to work a day in your life. Clearly Confucius didn’t have an adorable grandson moving from Alaska to Wyoming. He probably didn’t have a mortgage, either. Such is the life of Homer’s Johnny B. — a professional piano player, ...

    Wed, 06/25/2014 - 1:40pm
  • Jo Going’s solo exhibit, “Reliquary,” opens June 27 at the Pratt Museum. In her show, Going said she asks the question, “How does one define the sacred, approach the mysterium tremendum, and place into a historical and comparative context the human impulse to understand and experience the sp...

    Wed, 06/18/2014 - 4:02pm
  • Local film maker Michael Walsh convenes local and visiting movie makers for a screening of recent work 8 p.m. Friday at Bunnell Street Arts Center. Films and digital video will be shown by artist Annie Bailey, Miriam Elizondo, Bjorn Olsen, Fabrice Serriere, John Whittier and Walsh. For more informat...

    Wed, 06/18/2014 - 3:59pm
  • White Eagle Medicine Woman conducts a Grandmother Drum “prayerformance” from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Homer United Methodist Church. The 7-foot, Alaska built, crystal inlaid drum is the centerpiece of an afternoon of song, dance, drum meditation, ceremony and community celebration. The prayerform...

    Wed, 06/18/2014 - 3:57pm
  • A colorful collection of local and international talent is flooding into Seldovia for the 14th annual Seldovia Arts Council’s Summer Solstice Music Festival, filling the small town with dance, music, workshops, art and performances.  The festivities start today, kicked off with the traditiona...

    Wed, 06/18/2014 - 3:52pm
  • For her keynote address at the start of this year’s Kachemak Bay Writers’ Conference, writer Alice Sebold titled her talk, “Guts, Glory and Absolute Confusion: Embracing the Chaos of the Creative Process.” She just as easily could have called it, “Godzilla, Nerds and Trauma,” for that wa...

    Wed, 06/18/2014 - 3:47pm
  • Poet, essayist and writing teacher Holly Hughes offers a workshop and writer’s retreat, “The Pen & The Bell: Mindful Writing in a Busy World” from June 26-29 at Stillpoint Lodge in Halibut Cove. Using the book she co-authored with Brenda Miller, “The Pen & The Bell,” Hughes will le...

    Wed, 06/11/2014 - 3:18pm

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