• Art Shop Gallery 202 W. Pioneer Ave. Prints on steel by Taz Tally 5-7:30 p.m., First Friday Opening Reception...

    Thu, 08/06/2015 - 8:14am
  • A few years ago, the late artist Gaye Wolfe organized ARTrageous August, an end-of-the summer celebration of art. While Homer no longer has a formal August art celebration, Wolfe’s spirit and idea lives on anyway with an ad-hoc occurrence of outrageous art this weekend, including Jazz is Back, Kar...

    Thu, 08/06/2015 - 8:11am
  • The first year of Salmonfest, the event formerly known as Salmonstock, promises the compelling combination of musical entertainment and salmon habitat conservation efforts that have drawn thousands to the Ninilchik Fairgrounds year after year. ...

    Thu, 07/30/2015 - 8:28am
  • Conrad Winslow, who grew up in Homer, was selected as one of only eight resident composers at the annual Mizzou International Composers Festival being held this week in Missouri. The festival started Monday and runs through Saturday. Winslow now lives in Brooklyn, N. Y. He will return to Homer ...

    Thu, 07/23/2015 - 8:45am
  • Artists needed to decorate buoys for Homer’s first halibut festival The Alaska Marine Conservation Council is inviting artists of all makes and media to add their personal touch to the first Homer Halibut Festival....

    Thu, 07/23/2015 - 8:41am
  • What do you hear when the tide rushes in or deviously trickles out? A soothing change of pace? A familiar and eternal breath of ebb and flow? Our location, perched on Alaska’s wild coast, encourages creative interpretation in many ways. This creative flux inspires the Wild Shore Festival for New M...

    Thu, 07/23/2015 - 8:40am
  • Lavallee visits Art Shop Gallery Artist Barbara Lavallee visits the Art Shop Gallery from 1-6 p.m. Saturday. The gallery will have three new prints, a large selection of originals, older prints, books and ornaments.   Milo Fritz memoir included in new anthology...

    Thu, 07/16/2015 - 8:48am
  • Editor’s Note: This story has been edited to correct the spelling of Tomoka Raften’s name and to show that the cost for the student master class is $25. Dates of some NoonTime Tunes also have been corrected. The Homer News regrets the errors....

    Thu, 07/16/2015 - 8:36am
  • War, racism, personal traumas and societal changes are all hard to talk about. Voices from Alaska’s rural Native villages are seldom heard in mainstream media. “Hunting in Wartime,” a new documentary film coming to Homer, breaks that silence. In it, a group of Tlingit men from Hoonah who fough...

    Thu, 07/09/2015 - 8:22am
  • Alaska Marketplace 1130 Ocean Drive New works by M. Marali Sargent-Smith 5-7 p.m., First Friday Opening Reception Formerly Homeric Traders, Alaska Marketplace features work by Homer artist M. Marali Sargent-Smith. A lifelong Alaskan, she grew up commercial ...

    Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:08am

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