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Previous Events

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  • September 2017

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    YK ARCC 2017 AGM

    2017-09-23 2:00pm

    Join us for the 2017 YK ARCC AGM - September 23rd @ 2:00 PM in the Library Meeting Room

  • March 2017

  • SubARCCtic V

    2017-03-11 9:00am

    Artist Residency and Installation - SubARCCtic is an annual art exhibit hosted by YK ARCC which examines and explores themes connected to the Snowcastle and surrounding landscape of Great Slave Lake and Yellowknife Bay. This year, Whitehorse based multi-medium artist Leslie Leong will be creating a wooden structure made of reclaimed 2x4 cut-offs depicting a Yellowknife Bay Creature. The visual concept of the mythical creature will be collaboratively developed with local residents. STAY TUNED for further details!

  • February 2017

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    ISSUES: Group Exhibit 2017

    2017-02-19 9:00am

    A multimedia exhibition series exploring the theme of “ISSUES - important topics or problems for debate or discussion”, expressed and represented through art. Show your perspective on: Local Issue Social Issue Northern Issue Gender Issue Environmental Issue Family Issue Global Issue Political issue My issue Your issue Our issue The list goes on. (APPLICATION DEADLINE JANUARY 5TH) (ACTUAL DATES TO BE DETERMINED)

  • January 2017

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    Resin Jewellery Workshop

    2017-01-08 2:30pm

    Learn the art of working with resin and create three pendants with your own treasures

  • December 2016

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    (EVERY) Wednesday Open Art Hours

    2016-12-07 6:30pm

    EVERYONE is invited to Wednesday Open Art Hours every week from 6:30-9:30. Come chill out and maybe make some art while you’re here - we’ve got the supplies and the space. Bring your own projects if you want, bring a friend, and hope to see you there!

  • November 2016

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    (EVERY) Wednesday Open Art Hours

    2016-11-16 6:30pm

    EVERYONE is invited to Wednesday Open Art Hours every week from 6:30-9:30. Come chill out and maybe make some art while you’re here - we’ve got the supplies and the space. Bring your own projects if you want, bring a friend, and hope to see you there!

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    Heritage Art Show Nov 14-18

    2016-11-14 5:00pm

    The City of Yellowknife Heritage Committee is inviting all Yellowknifers to attend its first Juried Art Show, at the YK ARCC space. All are invited to the opening to peruse the works produced by the talented contributing artists on this year’s theme of “Performance”. Come by and enjoy some light refreshments and meet the contributing artists.

  • October 2016

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    Here & There, past work - future plans

    2016-10-15 10:00am

    Local artists Alison McCreesh and Fran Hurcomb invite you to Here & There : an Art exhibit, sale and presentation. As Fran's most recent exhibit, What I Saw, returns from the Yukon and as Alison prepares to embark on a six-month long Circumpolar Residency Series, the two friends join forces to present this cultural and social event.

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    Here & There, past work - future plans

    2016-10-14 5:00pm

    Local artists Alison McCreesh and Fran Hurcomb invite you to Here & There : an Art exhibit, sale and presentation. As Fran's most recent exhibit, What I Saw, returns from the Yukon and as Alison prepares to embark on a six-month long Circumpolar Residency Series, the two friends join forces to present this cultural and social event.

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    Installation & Activation (Open to Public)

    2016-10-06 5:00pm

    50 / 50 Lot, 5-6pm The newly constructed Art / Social Installation

  • September 2016

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    Project Design Workshop (Open to the Public)

    2016-09-28 7:00pm

    Working in teams (Members of the Public, Artist/Design Community); groups will develop a design response that will focus on the key issues, challenges and opportunities gathered from the previous session

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    Vision Workshop (Open to Public)

    2016-09-27 7:00pm

    A hands-on workshop dedicated to exploring the issues, challenges or opportunities of designing for a ‘Winter City’.

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    Presentation and Discussion (Open to the Public)

    2016-09-25 7:00pm

    Come be part of the conversation! Meet resident artist/designer/architect Brad Pickard and local artist/designer/architect Dan Korver as they lead a discussion on 'Design Impact' - small-scale, high-impact collaborative projects

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    Lifedrawing Classes / 4-week series

    2016-09-07 7:00pm

    Every Wednesday of September at YK ARCC! Register ASAP before the class fills up!

  • August 2016

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    NON-ADHESIVE BOOKBINDING WORKSHOP

    2016-08-31 6:00pm

    Join Black and White Bindery on an exploration of non-adhesive bookbindings. Participants will create a selection of soft-cover book models that rely on various sewing techniques, rather than paste, to hold them together. No experience necessary. All tools and materials will be provided. Where: YK ARCC 5112 52nd St, Yellowknife When: Wednesday, 31 August (6-9pm) Cost: 50$ To register, e-mail: tricoteuse@joannapmcmann.ca

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    Help Paint the Sidewalk Mural on 50th st!

    2016-08-31 6:00pm

    Come help us paint the sidewalk mural on 50th St! Everyone welcome - artist and non-artists alike!

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    Help Paint the Sidewalk Mural on 50th St!

    2016-08-29 6:00pm

    Come help us paint the sidewalk mural on 50th St! Everyone welcome - artist and non-artists alike!

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    SLICED CARIBOU ANTLER JEWELLERY WORKSHOP

    2016-08-27 1:00pm

    Join Black and White Bindery for an introduction to antler jewellery making. Participants will create a pair of caribou antler drop earrings and a pendant. No experience necessary. All tools and materials will be provided. Where: YK ARCC 5112 52nd St, Yellowknife When: Saturday, 27 August (1-4pm) Cost: 75$ To register, e-mail: tricoteuse@joannapmcmann.ca

  • July 2016

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    Ramble and Ride - Design the doors!

    2016-07-30 11:00am

    Stop by YK ARCC's booth at Ramble and Ride, and contribute your ideas for the design of the Johnson Buildling Doors! Theme ides: Community Art, Old Town, YK ARCC

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    YK ARCC is moving downtown!

    2016-07-01 9:00am

  • June 2016

  • Festival on Franklin Artist Demos

    2016-06-21 5:00pm

    Artist Demonstrations on Franklin Avenue in downtown Yellowknife.

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    Born and Raised

    2016-06-16 7:00pm

    An Art show by Jessica A. McVicker (JAM), featuring en plein air landscapes of British Columbia

  • March 2016

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    Scars - a photography exhibition by Kirsten Murphy

    2016-03-01 5:00pm

  • February 2016

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    Neil Dyck - Vernissage

    2016-02-26 6:00pm

    Check out the work produced by painter Neil Dyck as part of his two weeks Yellowknife residency. Neil's paintings will be availaible for purchase.

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    Painting master class with Neil Dyck

    2016-02-20 2:00pm

    Learn and experiment Neil Dyck's unique acrylic on hard surface technique. To register or for more information: ykarcc@gmail.com Only 8 spots available!

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