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Daphne Mennel

Two weeks ago, battling wind that whipped sand across their faces and canvases, a group of 15 artists hunkered down in the Carcross sand dunes to document the area's beauty. Another 35 or so folks spent the afternoon there, too, strolling through the Read more

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Daphne Mennell wants people to share her enjoyment of footpaths. To encourage them, the Carcross Road artist has assembled an exhibit of 12 new paintings grouped under the show title, Come for a Walk. Read more

Yukon Arts

Yukon Arts

Jay Hambleton seems at home in the exhibition room of the Copper Moon Gallery, waiting for the crowds to arrive for his very first show. He ought to feel at home; he grew up in a gallery. Read more

Yukon Arts

In the lobby of the Yukon Government Administration Building, just behind the library, you can see this year's eight new additions to the Yukon Permanent Art Collection. The collection "belongs to the people of the Yukon," ... Read more

Yukon Arts

There are many old trails winding around the hills and kettle ponds north of Riverdale. These trails were used for horse logging; now they are great for mountain biking and walking. Read more

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Art is for the people. But sometimes, the art is by the people. This is exactly what Daphne Mennell has in mind for her art installation outside of the Public Safety Building in Whitehorse. When completed, it will be a horse ... Read more

Yukon Arts

As thrilled as Daphne Mennell was to be commissioned to build a sculpture for Whitehorse's new Public Safety Building, it is an experience she wants to share with all Yukoners. Read more

Yukon Arts

It was 1983, following a suggestion by then Whitehorse Mayor, Flo Whyard, that the work of local artists first began being displayed on NorthwesTel phone books. Read more

Yukon Arts

Way in the farthest back room at the Yukon Artists @ Work Gallery, a series of shows has been planned to span the next two years. The back sun room of the gallery posed problems for hanging artwork: "It was all glass and tin," ... Read more

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