Halin de Repentigny


Issue: 2015-10-15 PHOTO: courtesy of Halin de Repentigny

Halin de Repentigny is an acclaimed artist with paintings held in national and international collections. Originally from Montreal, Halin first made his name when he moved to Dawson City, Yukon. He became well known for his depictions of life in Canada’s Klondike, interpreting the beauty and majesty of the remote northern wilderness and capturing it on canvas

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Issue: 2016-10-12, PHOTO: by Halin de Repentigny

Artistic genius runs in the de Repentigny family. Halin de Repentigny agrees. Over the phone, he said his dad loved to draw – he was always drawing something. De Repentigny’s mom loved music. Today the genius continues with Halin de Repentigny... more

Oct. 12, 2016 midnight Yukon Arts

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Issue: 2015-10-15 PHOTO: courtesy of Halin de Repentigny

The element of light is key when it comes to any form of painting, drawing, or photography. For each medium, the use of light may be utilized differently. A photographer may use extra light to enhance the subject being captured. Someone who... more

Oct. 15, 2015 midnight Yukon Arts

"Everyone has those stickers that say "protect the peel" but no one even knows what the Peel looks like. I do." states Halin de Repentigny. more

Nov. 05, 2014 midnight Yukon Arts

So... have you gone to the Yukon Government Main Administrative Building to see your art yet? I understand, life gets busy.But I bet you're on Main Street once in awhile.There, you'll find three Yukon Government offices that serve as public more

Mar. 06, 2014 midnight Yukon Arts

The strength of Beyond the Outhouse, a show of acrylic paintings by Kelsey Elaisson at Gallery 22, lies in its irreverent but unabashed embrace of very familiar northern images. The vigour and commitment of his painting style carries them off. more

Sep. 06, 2012 midnight Yukon Arts

It would not be too much of an exaggeration to say that the emphasis now given to the arts during the Discovery Days celebrations here have revived a week that was once in danger of dying out altogether. more

Sep. 06, 2012 midnight Dawson City

Our mayor, Peter Jenkins, likes to say that moving the capital city to Whitehorse did Dawson a favour. We lost the politicians but got to keep the buildings. more

Nov. 24, 2011 midnight Dawson City

This ended de Repentigny's year-long search for a permanent place for this canoe, since it was kept at the Copper Moon Gallery under a shed roof. more

Nov. 17, 2011 midnight Yukon Arts

One of Whitehorse's oldest commercial art galleries has changed hands. Art Webster started the North End Gallery at First Avenue and Steele Street 12 years ago. "It was April of 1999 – the last century – when we opened our doors. It was about half more

May 19, 2011 midnight Yukon Business

Halin de Repentigny, mysterious Yukon painter, experienced trapper and musher, is well known for his vibrant Yukon scenes of fishing, dog sledding and historical townscapes. more

Feb. 24, 2011 midnight Yukon Arts

As soon as Nerissa Rosati leaves the room, Harreson Tanner leans over and says, "Talk about what an amazing person I get to work with." He then waves his arm to show the half-finished art gallery the two of them are building; more

Feb. 05, 2009 midnight Yukon Arts

  • Limited Edition Prints Signing

    Halin de Repentigny

    Limited Edition Prints Signing

    Halin de Repentigny