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Dano (Daniel Wilhelmsson) Artist in Residence, June 2022

Bunnell Street Arts Center welcomes Swedish muralist, Dano (Daniel Wilhelmsson), through the ongoing, international artist in residence exchange in partnership with Skovde Museum from June 2-16. Join Dano for a…

Yomi Awobusuyi & Kelsen Nnaji, International Artist in Residence, June 2022

Nigerian muralists and international Artists in Residence, Yomi Awobusuyi & Kelsen Nnaji join us for June 2022. With support from the Alaska Community Foundation’s Irma Scavenius Fund for International Understanding…

Amber Webb, Exhibit and Artist in Residence May 2022

BUNNELL STREET ARTS CENTER WELCOMES AMBER WEBB, EXHIBITING ARTIST IN RESIDENCE, MAY 2022 Amber Webb’s drawings on panel inspired by Yu’pik storytelling illustrate the evolution and strength of Indigenous people, as…

Karen Frank, Artist in Residence, April 2022

BUNNELL STREET ARTS CENTER WELCOMES KAREN FRANK, ARTIST IN RESIDENCE, APRIL 2022 Media artist and award-winning playwright and screenwriter, Karen Frank from Minneapolis, Minnesota will be Artist in Residence at Bunnell…

Wildshore, Artists in Residence, June 2022

Bunnell welcomes Wild Shore New Music, as Artists in Residence, a New York-based, Alaska-raised chamber music collective featuring composer Joseph C. Phillips Jr. from June 6th - 11th. Wild Shore…

Jesse Egner, Artist in Residence, April 2022

BUNNELL STREET ARTS CENTER WELCOMES JESSE EGNER, ARTIST IN RESIDENCE, APRIL 2022 Jesse Egner, a multidisciplinary video, photography and performance artist creates new work and invites collaboration from the Homer community…

The Lemonade Stand, Mobile Artist Residency, June 2022

Tamara Wilson presents The Lemonade Stand to the Homer community, a mobile experimental exhibit space from June 24 -26. The Lemonade Stand will be at Bunnell Street Arts Center and…

Nathan Hall, Artist in Residence, April 2022

BUNNELL STREET ARTS CENTER WELCOMES NATHAN HALL, ARTIST IN RESIDENCE, APRIL 2022 Nathan Hall, a multidisciplinary sound and visual artist creates new work reflecting on his site-specific experience in Homer from…

Berith Stennabb, February Artist in Residence February and March Exhibit 2022

Bunnell Street Arts Center is pleased to present Berith Stennabb, a visual artist from Skovde, Sweden, in residence February 5 to March 31, as part of a reciprocal exchange with…

Kim McNett, Exhibit, Residency & Workshop, December 2021

Artist, naturalist and adventurer Kim McNett will share nature journal pages and original works of art that describe her travels across various regions of Alaskan wilderness. Artist Statement: Nature drawing…

Diane Miller, Artist in Residence, October 13th – 23rd

Diane is a multidisciplinary musician based in Minneapolis. Her sound is amalgamation of  her many artistic influences ranging from hip-hop, rock 'n' roll, experimental jazz, pop and folk music. From dark…

Jimmy Riordan, Bookmobile Artist in Residence October 3rd – 10th

Anchorage artist Jimmy Riordan collaborates and connects groups of people through his bookmobile library. Described as a social art practice, the Alaska Bookmobile, redefines how we think of spaces and…

Jennifer Younger, Artist in Residence, September 7th – 18th, 2021

Raised in the Southeast Alaska town of Yakutat, Jennifer was surrounded by nature and traditional ways of life. Jennifer is Tlingit of the Eagle Kaagwaantaan clan and now calls Sitka,…

Jennifer Fergesen, Artist in Residence, September 7 – 18th, 2021

Jennifer Fergesen is a Filipino American writer working on a project about the confluence of Native and Filipino culture in Alaska. She is the author of The Global Carinderia, an…

Wild Shore New Music & CORVUS, July 12-16- Artists in Residence and Concerts

Like the raven after whom they were named, Corvus brings creativity, skill, wit and magic to the stage. As the resident New Music Ensemble of the Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival,…

Sheryl Maree Reily, Artist in Residence, June/September 2021

Artist in Residence Sheryl Maree Reily spends two weeks in mid-June and mid-September exploring, documenting and interpreting peatlands in the Homer area through photographic research and documentation, interviews and community…

Melissa Shaginoff, Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgment is the public recognition of Indigenous peoples. The Alaska Native people have stewarded this place for thousands of years. Their acute knowledge of this environment created a sustainable…

David Brame, Local Artist in Residence and Exhibit, January 2021

DUSTY FUNK! And the Cosmodelic Radioverse February 5 Opening, 5 to 7pm | an immersive art experience is a performance + listening/dance party + tour of art runs February 5-9th…

Nina Elder, Exhibit and Artist in Residence, February 2021

Residency and Exhibit February 8th - March 3rd, Exhibit opening February 12th, 6 - 7 pm Exhibit opening and "Second Friday" artist talk on Zoom and FB live. With NPN’s…

Emily Schubert Artist in Residence and Exhibit, April 2021

Between a Rock and a Soft Place, April Exhibit Emily's residency will create a multi-media puppetry performance around the concept of “lost-ness.” She writes: "In an age of climate instability…

Skovde, Sweden Artists Residency- Fall 2020

In 2019, Bunnell Street Arts Center selected Berith Stennabb, a visual artist from Skovde, Sweden, for an 8-week residency in 2020 with support from the Alaska Community Foundation’s Grant for…

Indigenous Roadshow Residency November 16 – 26, 2019

This new movie by Hanna Craig explores Bunnell’s work with Western Arts Alliance to practice protocols for effective residencies by Indigenous artists. Five Indigenous artists from across the US gathered…

Indigenous Road Show Residency November 16 – 26, 2019

A project of Western Arts Alliance "Advancing Indigenous Performance," Five Indigenous artists from across the US gathered at Bunnell Arts for 10 days, November 16-27, to create a new work…

Tamara Wilson, February Exhibit and AIR

Artist Talk Tamara Wilson will be an artist in residence from January 15th-31st in preparation for her February exhibit/installation. Join us for her opening on February 7th. “I am inspired…

Wild Shore Artist in Residence and Concerts

The Homer performance of new work will be Friday, September 28 at 7:30pm @ Bunnell Full Tour Dates: Thursday, Sept. 26, 7:30 pm Concert – Kenai Fine Arts CenterSaturday, Sept.…

Emily Johnson, October Artist in Residence

In her October creation residency at Bunnell Street Arts Center, Emily Johnson (Yup’ik, Soldotna) returns to build a new multidisciplinary performance, “Being Future Being” (working title), which delves into the…

Alicia Kelly, Exhibit, Artist in Residence & Workshops, April 2019

Artist Statement http://www.bunnellarts.org/wp-content/uploads/Alicia-Kelly-Artist-Talk.mp3 Composed of manipulated paper, my recent works explore this delicate medium and its connection to the third dimension. My hand-cut paper installations are both a marker of…

Anna Pidgorna Residency, March 4 – 21, 2019

Anna Pidgorna (b. 1985) is a Ukrainian-born, Canadian-raised composer and media artist who combines sound, visual arts, writing and carpentry to create works that are dramatic and picturesque. She works…

Super Saturated Sugar Strings, February AIR 2019

The Super Saturated Sugar Strings return to the gallery to create new work at Bunnell Arts from February 3rd – 10th. “Powerful and funky, The Super Saturated Sugar Strings’s take…

GOAL REACHED $10,060 Raised for Artist in Schools Programming

$10,000 Goal:Funded 100%Thank You to Our Donors: Hannah M Gustafson Sheryl Baechler Dorothy Duncan Nuka Research Linda G Robinson Amy Reedy Matthew R Steffy Sarah Robertson Michael McGuire Gary Langlois…

ALAXSXA | ALASKA Ryan Conarro & Ping Chong, October 2018

ALAXSXA | ALASKA Spellbinding history & cross-cultural encounter in the 49th state Oct. 5-6, 7:30 PM Sydney Laurence Theatre, Anchorage Oct. 12-13, 7:00 PM Mariner Theatre, Homer tickets: pay as…

Fiber workshops with Keren Lowell – October 2018

Anchorage artist, Keren Lowell, exhibits and visits as the Homer Fiber Arts Collective's Artist-in-Residence at Bunnell, exploring fiber arts construction techniques in a series of workshops for local artists. Lowell…

Ka’rin Lowney-Seed Contemporary Art Workshop

Access, interpret, and apply abstract and contemporary art in your artwork with a workshop led by exhibiting artist Ka’rin Lowney-Seed. Read more about Ka’rin’s process here. This is a two-day…

Kárin Lowney-Seed Exhibit, May 1 – 14

Artist Talk: Kárin Lowney-Seed – May 4th, 2018   Artist Statement: Currently I am working on the elements of hard and soft as they are reflected in nature. While driving…

Jaimie Warren Artist in Residence, March 2018

New York-based photographer and performance artist, Jaimie Warren creates a large-scale interactive tableau featuring community participation to recreate and enact an art historical American masterpiece. Jamie Warren is a photographer…

Marjorie Scholl, January 2018 Local Artist in Residence

“The Jess and Tuck Show ” (A Mother’s upbringing) This show is a tribute to parenting in all its glory and ridiculousness, reflecting on my favorite photos over the years…

ALAXSXA | ALASKA Ryan Conarro & Ping Chong

ALAXSXA is the Unangax word for the Alaska Peninsula, pronounced uh-LUK-shuh. ALAXSXA | ALASKA weaves puppetry, video installation, recorded interviews, and yuraq (Yup’ik drum and dance) in a collage of…

WildShore Contemporary Chamber Concert, Friday September 29th, 7:30p

For the sesquicentennial (150th) anniversary of the transfer of Russian America to the U.S., Wild Shore New Music presents a concert of contemporary music that addresses elements of Alaska that…

October Artist in Residence: Sheila Wyne, Sponsored by Homer Fiber Arts Collective

Bunnell Street Arts Center is glad to announce sculptor and mixed media artist Sheila Wyne was selected to be this year's artist in residence for the month of October. The…

AIR Spiritrials: Hip-Hop, Theater and Spoken Word, Performances April 14-16th

This multi-dimensional play layers character monologues, poetic verse, and selected arrangements from Dahlak’s self-produced Spiritrials soundtrack to create a theatrical piece that blurs the lines between hip-hop and dramatic performance.…

Ryan Conarro with Ping Chong Theater & Company, Open-forum Feedback March 23rd, 6:30pm

Come join Ryan Conarro and Ping Chong Theater Company as they explore and "test drive" some community engagement approaches for their new performance work, "Where the Sea Breaks Its Back"…

Ryan Conarro with Ping Chong Theater & Company, Work-In-progress showing, March 30th, 7pm

Ryan Conarro and Ping Chong Theater Company share excerpts from the performance work they’ve been developing at Bunnell Street Arts Center and for the past two years, and they invite…

Ryan Conarro and Ping Chong Theater Company, Artist in Residence March 18-April 1st

Ping Chong + Company Development Residency  March 19 – 31 WHERE THE SEA BREAKS ITS BACK (working title) weaves puppetry, video installation, recorded interviews, and yuraq (Yup’ik drum and dance)…

Super Saturated Sugar Strings Residency and SSSSnowball Feb. 11, 8pm

Six-piece Alaskan band, Super Saturated Sugar Strings are Artists in Residence February 4-14th. The band will rehearse in the gallery space throughout this time and create new music. SSSS will…

Mandy Bernard Exhibit, February 2017

  Artist Talk: Bunnell’s January local artist in residence, Mandy Bernard, will exhibit her installation during the month of February. “As a textile artist and land conservationist, I translate inspiration…

Field Study, Saturday 12-4 with Mandy Bernard

“Clear your Saturday plans next weekend to go out in the field with me! Meet at Bunnell at 12pm dressed in warm layers and ready to spend a few hours…

Super Saturated Sugar Strings, February Residency

Six-piece Alaskan band, Super Saturated Sugar Strings are Artists in Residence February 4-14th. The band will stay at Old Town B&B and rehearse in the gallery space throughout this time.…

January @ Bunnell, FIBER ARTS SKILLS SHARES and You’re Invited

A collaborative effort from Bunnell Street Arts Center and Homer’s Fiber Arts Collective All Skills Shares are from 6-8pm @ Bunnell FREE TO BUNNELL MEMBERS, Pay-once $25 for any/all workshops…

Mandy Bernard, January 2017 Local Artist in Residence

Homer artist, Mandy Bernard is January 2017 Artist in Residence at Bunnell Street Arts Center. Mandy’s textile work illustrates elements of Alaska’s wild landscape that are repeated through pattern and…

First Friday, Claudio Orso-Giacone, Rasmuson Artist in Residence November 4, 5-7 pm

Claudio Orso-Giacone has been with us in Homer for eight weeks.  During those weeks he has been leading workshops and hosting open studios to the community of Homer, introducing many…

Rasmuson Artist in Residence, Claudio Orso-Giacone, Sept 15 – Nov 15 Printmaker

First Friday Artist Talk: Italian by birth, Claudio Orso-Giacone is a printmaker, paper artist, and mask and puppet maker from Oberlin, Ohio. He will be in residence at the Bunnell…

Wild Shore, Mainstage concerts, August 13th 8PM, August 14th 3PM

Wild Shore’s two mainstage concerts will be held at Bunnell Street Arts Center, a multidisciplinary arts space in Homer, on Saturday, August 13 at 8 pm, and Sunday, August 14,…

Wild Shore, New Music: August 7-14, 2016

Wild Shore New Music 2016: Art, Nature, and the National Parks Homer and Kenai, AK, August 9-14 Wild Shore New Music, based in Alaska and New York City, joins forces…

Artist in Residence Kady Perry, MuralPainting Studio Reception, June 28th 5-7PM

Join us for a special farewell to artist in residence, Kady Perry as we gather to celebrate the work she has inspired among the local artists here in Homer. In-progress…

Kady Perry Mural Project

Want to paint murals? Want a mural on your Pioneer Avenue Property? Bunnell’s June Artist in Residence, Kady Perry, wants to work with you to create murals for Homer’s Pioneer…

Gwendolen Chatfield sings

Julia Harrison: Artist in Resident May 2016

Seattle-based fine art Woodcarver Julia Harrison will conduct two-week residency at Bunnell Street Arts Center May 1-15, 2016.  She will create new work and offer workshops during her residency.  Harrison will present…

Musician Gwendolen Chatfield, April Artist in Residence at Bunnell

Gwendolyn Chatfield is Bunnell Street Arts Center’s international Artist in Residence in April, our top pick out of the over 100 applicants. We are very excited to host Bunnell’s first solo musician…

Super Saturated Sugar Strings Residency

The Anchorage based band Super Saturated Sugar Strings are at Bunnell for nearly 8 days for a winter residency. We can’t be more excited. The beautiful sounds of great harmonizing,…

Lee Ann Roripaugh, Artist in Residence, April 2015

 

Kevin Goodan reading To Crave What the Light Does Crave on March 7th, 2015

Adam Ottavi announces AIR projects for March

Bunnell Street Arts Center Tintype Portrait Project – March 2015 This March, Adam Ottavi will be back in Homer making new photographs at Bunnell Street. During his month-long residency, he…

APRIL: AIR, Abigail Kokai

Life occurs as a series of layers. These layers can easily be quantified into linear sequences as single years, techniques, education, and personal experiences. For Abigail Kokai, these layers translate…

APRIL: AIR, Lee Ann Roripaugh

Poetry Reading with LeeAnn Roripaugh & Linda Martin Thursday, April 16, 6pm   Teen/Adult Writing Workshops Wednesdays, April 22 & 29 6pm potluck / 7pm-9pm workshop   A Wyoming native and…

Searching for the Sublime at the End of the Road

May: Alaska Landscape Invitational

Super Saturated Sugar Strings perform at Bunnell Arts Center

Did you see the Super Saturated Sugar Strings when they performed at Bunnell in August?  If you missed it, check out this great clip of them filling the gallery space…

Greetings from Homer – Postcard of the Day!

Stop by the Bunnell Street Arts Center and color a postcard to be sent to Cleveland, OH as part of Artist in Residence, Elizabeth Emery’s Postcard Project. For more info…

Artist hopes to expand Cleveland, Homer tie

By MICHAEL ARMSTRONG Homer News, STAFF WRITER A Midwestern city of 700,000 and a coastal Alaska town of 5,300 might not seem to have much in common, but through a series…

Elizabeth Emery, September – November 2014

Bunnell Street Arts Center has received a grant from The Rasmuson Foundation to support a two-month residency at Bunnell from mid September to mid November this year with Cleveland artist…

Postcard Connections…

Follow AIR Elizabeth Emery on Tumblr.com and the postcard connections happening between Cleveland, OH and Homer, AK during her residency here at Bunnell!

Ohio Artist Brings Opposites Together in Homer

Ohio Artist Brings Opposites Together in Homer by Shady Grove Oliver Tuesday, September 2, 2014 on KBBI.org Elizabeth Emery has been doing art since she was a child.    …

Adrien Segal May 2014

Oakland, California-based sculptor, Adrien Segal will provide a residency and process installation at Bunnell combining local investigation and shared experiences. Segal will begin by offering an artist talk on April 22…

Jarod Charzewski April 2014

Originally from Winnepeg, Calanda, Artist in Residence Jarod Charzewski built an installation that began in the parking area and reaches well into the interior interior of Bunnell Street Arts Center.…

Old Town Artist in Residences & Old Town Public Art Finalists Announced

Bunnell Street Arts Center announces finalists for 2014 Old Town Artist in Residence and Old Town Public Art. Old Town Artist in Residence is a program for visiting artists from…

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