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Issue: 2019-09-04, PHOTO: courtesy of Rolf Hougen

What do Jack London, Martha Black, Pierre Berton and Ted Harrison have in common? They’ve all been commissioned by Rolf Hougen to be sculpted by Harreson Tanner to populate Whitehorse’s Main Street. This summer, Edith Josie will join them. Read more

Yukon History

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Issue: 2017-01-18, PHOTO: Nicole Bauberger

At the Northern Front Studio this January, you can visit a variety of inner worlds in Whitehorse resident Claire Strauss’ exhibition of face-based wall sculptures, called The Mask Within. The main part of this show consists of clay-based forms... Read more

Yukon Arts

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Issue: 2016-09-29

On Thursday, Sept. 29, at 7:30 p.m., the ODD Gallery in Dawson City will be holding a reception for the opening of Perpetual Curiosities: A 30-Year Retrospective. The exhibition is by long-time Dawsonite Shelley Hakonson, whose last show at the... Read more

Yukon Arts

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Issue: 2016-09-22, PHOTO: Fritz Mueller

Dennis Shorty created his first sculpture when he was eight years old. It was a moose carved out of poplar with a burbot fish skull for antlers and a bit of “fish glue” to hold them in place. He was proud of the sculpture and showed his father, ... Read more

Yukon Arts

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Issue: 2016-04-21, PHOTO: Lori Garrison

Scott Price has come home to Whitehorse from a year away in Guelph, Ontario. His new sculpture show, called Separate Realities, emerged from the process of inhabiting these two places. Separate Realities is on exhibit until the end of April at the... Read more

Yukon Arts

Last October, What’s Up Yukon featured a story on Yukon sculptor Harreson Tanner. It spotlighted Tanner’s move to Ontario, only to find he and his wife Pat reneging on their retirement and returning to the Yukon to live in Old Crow for a year Read more

Old Crow

It's a slow Sunday afternoon and Michael Mason is a little discouraged at the low turnout for his one-man art show at the Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Community Hall. Read more

Dawson City

Yukon Arts

Valerie Salez gives voice to her mixed feelings about beauty in Fourth Nature up at the Yukon Arts Centre. Italian Renaissance grottoes inspired this show. Read more

Yukon Arts

But that's what happened recently when [Harreson] Tanner drove to Kelowna with London strapped safely into the seat beside him. Not the real Jack London, of course. That Jack London has been dead for nearly a century. 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