Arts

Salon Series: Tiny Dances in an Intimate Setting

Salon Series: Tiny Dances in an Intimate Setting

Salon Series: Tiny Dances in an Intimate Setting 8-10 p.m. November 3, 4 $20 HCOA Member/$25 General per evening Each evening has a unique set of dances, drinks, and food! -Limited Seating- Tickets available at the Homer Bookstore, HCOA, and online at HomerArt.org

Seward Music and Arts Festival – Call for Volunteers!

Seward Music and Arts Festival – Call for Volunteers!

Would you like to earn free entry to SMAF? We still have several volunteer opportunities available! All volunteer shifts are 4-hours long. Signing up for one shift will earn you free admission for one day. Signing up for two or more shifts will earn you free admission for the weekend, beer […]

Call for Entry: Are you interested in a gallery show?

Call for Entry: Are you interested in a gallery show?

Are you interested in a gallery show? Homer Council on the Arts wants your proposal! Call for entry: Click here to fill out an application form online. (http://www.homerart.org/gallery/) Submission deadline: September 15, 2017. Selection and notification will be October 15, 2017. Applications in all media and formats including solo, group and interdisciplinary arts […]

Open Call for Art: Dia de los Muertos!

Open Call for Art: Dia de los Muertos!

Dia de los Muertos Community Art Call We want your Day-of-the-Dead-themed artwork for HCOA’s October gallery show! Submission forms due Monday, Sept. 18 Drop artwork off at the HCOA gallery by 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25 First Friday exhibit opening: 5-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6 Submission form and more info at: http://www.homerart.org/calendar/2017/8/31/dia-de-los-muertos-call-for-art

New Aviation Mural Ready for Take-Off!

New Aviation Mural Ready for Take-Off!

Want to help paint a mural? Volunteers are invited to help paint the newly updated “Alaska Aviation in Seward” mural on September 16 and 17 in the Seward Community Library/Museum basement. To sign up for a painting slot, visit Ranting Raven or call 907-224-2228 or 907-947-5175. The original “Dawn of […]

Seeking Costumer(s) and Makeup

Enjoy a bit of theatre?  Costumer(s) and makeup “artists” are invited to join us at Port City Players for an information/interest meeting on Monday, September 11th, at 6pm at the Breeze Inn.  You don’t have to be experienced; in fact, this is an amateur’s opportunity to be creative, give back to the […]

AK Author’s Book Highlighted at this Weekend’s National Book Festival

Alaskan author Dan L. Walker’s #SecondhandSummer has been chosen by #AlaskaCenterfortheBook to represent Alaska at the #NationalBookFestival in Washington D.C. this weekend, Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3. Each year, the National Center for the Book showcases a title from each state center at the National Bookfest and Secondhand Summer will represent Alaska at […]

Final First Friday – September 1

Final First Friday – September 1

It’s our final First Friday of the season tomorrow! Come out and visit various shops throughout downtown and the harbor as they feature artists and offer free snacks and drinks. This Friday, September 1 from 6pm-8pm. Everyone welcome! Hope to see you Friday!

Concert Thursday and Final First Friday at Rez Art

Concert Thursday and Final First Friday at Rez Art

This might be our last big week of the season with two events coming up this Thursday and Friday. First, on Thursday, we look forward to welcoming Sam Densmore to Resurrect Art.  His sound is described as Portland Indie Folk Rock: “Portland-based Sam Densmore epitomizes what it means to be Oregonian. Born in coastal […]

Harmony Keys by Dot Bardarson. Courtesy of Dot Bardarson.

Dot Bardarson Wins National Watercolor Award

Every year the Alaska Watercolor Society sponsors a juried art competition open to All Americans. It is always gratifying to see that some of the Alaska artists fair pretty well.  This year’s exhibition is at the Leah Peterson Gallery at Alaska Pacific University (4101 University Drive) through the end of […]