Keren Lowell, October 2018

Anchorage artist, Keren Lowell, exhibits and conducts a residency at Bunnell exploring fiber arts construction techniques in a series of workshops for local artists. Lowell uses discarded items and reinvents them using a range of techniques into three dimensional textile…

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 opportunity for artists and non-artists alike to work together. May…

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 across the country twice this year, on different routes, I…

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 and performance artist born in 1980, based in Kansas City,…

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 and freezing them in time. In this collection I have…

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 striking contemporary and historical encounters between indigenous Alaska Native communities…

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 cut across boundaries: the light, the mountains, the water, the…

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 month of programming is sponsored by the Homer Fiber Arts…

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. In Spiritrials, addiction, religion, and the law intersect in a…

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" (working title). Led by company member Ryan Conarro, the ensemble…

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 you to share your reflections and questions. The full production…

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) in a collage of striking contemporary and historical encounters between…

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 host a winter carnival dance-costume party, “Super Saturated Snowball” on…

Fiber Arts Residency at Bunnell, Call Open

2017 Alaska Fiber Arts Residency at Bunnell Street Arts Center – Apply through CAFE Sponsored by the Homer Fiber Art Collective The Alaska Fiber Arts Residency seeks an Artist exploring the relationships between wearable art and fashion. The residency aims…

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 of shape, color, and texture from my time spent in…

Field Study, Saturday 12-4 with Mandy Bernard

“Clear your Saturday plans next weekend to go out in the field with me! Meet @bunnellstreetartscenter at 12pm dressed in warm layers and ready to spend a few hours outside. We’ll get outdoors and visit a TBD spot in Homer…

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. SSSS will provide a dance/costume party, Super Saturated Snowball on…

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 for non-members Contact Brianna@bunnellarts.org to register for any of the…

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 silkscreen, reflecting a desire for permanence and continuity in the…

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 to mask making and woodcut block printing. Every day he…

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 Street Arts Center in Homer and was nominated by Zygote…

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, at 3 pm. $25 Ticket Following the Sunday concert: Wild…

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 with the National Park Service (NPS) for its Centennial to…

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 murals will be displayed in the lower level of Kachemak…

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 Avenue Revitalization initiative, Peonies on Pioneer. Perry will train local…

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 an artist talk on May 1, a free potluck reception…

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 as artist in residence. Gwendolen is a singer songwriter from…

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, string instruments and horns reverberating throughout the building is a…

Lee Ann Roripaugh, Artist in Residence, April 2015

 

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

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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 will create 60 tintype portraits for a NEW fundraiser called…

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 into the layers of a quilt. Abigail positions herself as…

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 second-generation Japanese American, Lee Ann Roripaugh studied music, earning a…

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 with their joyous music! Super Saturated Sugar Strings from Asia…

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 about Elizabeth Emery and her artist residency, CLICK HERE

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 of artists residencies held at Zygote Press, Cleveland, Ohio, and…

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 Elizabeth Emery. “I really look forward to getting to know…

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.      “Something I remember doing was—probably not the first project because…

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 at 6 pm. She will provide a community workshop series…

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. Please come inside to get the full experience! Charzewski who…

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 Alaska and the United States to galvanize the community around…