“Circle of Protection: Body, Land and Spirit” is an invitational exhibition featuring Alaska artists concerned about social justice, pandemic, climate change and cultural survival.
Central to the intention of this exhibition is healing, elevating protective practices and realtionships to the land, the body and cultural property — basic rights which continue to be violated by systemic colonization. Scholarship, research and reckoning shift over time. The learning is ongoing. It is grounded in listening to artist-leaders and holding space for bold and brave expressions of individual agency. “Circle of Protection” is an interdisciplinary exhibition that draws upon traditional and global, customary and innovative approaches. more.
Exhibit Opens (In-person): Friday, September 3rd, 5-7pm | 6pm Artist Talk
Inspiration & Adaptation, First Friday exhibit talks, and Studio Tours. Talks archived on Facebook and YouTube Channel.
- 9/24 CSA Artist Talk | 2021 Participating Artists
- 10/1 First Friday Exhibit Tour | The Sounds of Wind and Grass: John Hagen, Kristin Link and Michael Walsh
- 10/22 Decolonizing Bodies | Amber Webb
The Bunnell Arts by Air radio series features Alaska and visiting musicians in all genres and is co-produced by Bunnell Street Arts Center and KBBI to support local artists and musicians and celebrate our community. Initial funding came from a Coronavirus Non-Profit Relief grant from the Alaska Community Foundation, and continues with support from the Alaska Community Foundation’s AKCanDo grant and a Quick Response grant from the Homer Foundation. Audience is limited to 20 and must be seated at 6:45pm to be ready for radio broadcast promptly at 7pm.
Next concert Friday, September 17th @7pm broadcast on KBBI AM 890
Bunnell Street Arts Center's mission is to spark artistic inquiry, innovation and equity to strengthen the physical, social and economic fabric of Alaska.
To protect the most vulnerable among us, we require all visitors to wear a mask.
Tuesday - Saturday 11 - 5