First Friday and Grand Opening at the Wandering Bear Gallery

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

Fairbanks Arts Association is excited to welcome exhibition year 2020 in a new temporary gallery space with a solo exhibit by Somer Hahm and a group exhibit by Nancy Hausle Johnson and Iris Sutton! Somer Hahm’s solo exhibition The Painted Quilt is inspired by the wealth of the American Patchwork, and directly investigates the timeless […]

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First Friday at the Wandering Bear Gallery

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

Join Fairbanks Arts Association for the opening reception of two solo exhibits by local artists Anvil Catlin Williamson and Sarah Manriquez at the new Wandering Bear Gallery! Stop by 3501 Lathrop Street, Unit B, for art, refreshments and conversation between 5pm and 8pm. Anvil Catlin Williamson’s exhibit Pressed inspires thoughtfulness through mixed media sculptures. Fairbanks-based […]

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Artist Talk with Sarah Manriquez

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

Fairbanks-based photographer and filmmaker Sarah Manriquez uses photography as a tool for education, advocacy and as an agent of change. Her artwork takes a critical view of social, political and cultural issues, and addresses themes that often confront the viewer and urge them to consider perspectives different from their own. In her artist talk, Sarah […]

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First Friday at Wandering Bear Gallery

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

March is Youth Arts Month! Up With Art is an annual celebration of the creativity, artisanship, and talent of FNSBSD students. This large exhibition features many young artists and a diversity of subject matter and media. District-wide arts specialists and art teachers from participating schools choose two- and three-dimensional artwork to be displayed in the […]

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The Past Builds the Future

2 Street Gallery 535 2nd Ave., Fairbanks

¬The Past Builds the Future In my previous shows, I’ve focused solely on current works. Recently, I’ve been thinking a lot about where I want to go with my work and whether it has changed over the years. For this show, I decided to examine the work I did when I first switched from film […]

Art Intake: RESILIENCE – Fairbanks Arts Spring Juried Exhibition

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

What does RESILIENCE mean to you? Fairbanks Arts Association invites artists and artisans from Interior Alaska to enter up to 4 original pieces for consideration in the Spring Juried Exhibition. Entries should contemplate this year’s concept RESILIENCE, which was chosen through public vote. Artwork will be selected for the exhibition by Anchorage-based artist Keren Lowell, […]

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Art Intake: RESILIENCE – Fairbanks Arts Spring Juried Exhibition

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

What does RESILIENCE mean to you? Fairbanks Arts Association invites artists and artisans from Interior Alaska to enter up to 4 original pieces for consideration in the Spring Juried Exhibition. Entries should contemplate this year’s concept RESILIENCE, which was chosen through public vote. Artwork will be selected for the exhibition by Anchorage-based artist Keren Lowell, […]

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Fairbanks Arts Association Juror’s Talk with Keren Lowell

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

Learn more about the work of Keren Lowell, Anchorage-based visual artist and initiator of the popular mending session at the Anchorage Museum’s SEED Lab. Keren is in Fairbanks for a few days as the juror of Fairbanks Arts Association’s Spring Juried Show, RESILIENCE, and will share about her work and career as an artist during […]

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First Friday at Wandering Bear Gallery

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

What does RESILIENCE mean to you? RESILIENCE, Fairbanks Arts’s Spring Juried Show is opening its doors at Wandering Bear Gallery on Friday, April 3! This exhibition showcases the artisanship and creativity of artists and artisans living and working in Alaska’s interior. Stop by for art in many different media, refreshments, and the awards ceremony at […]

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May Virtual First Friday featuring f/4 and Melanie Lombard

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Join Fairbanks Arts for a virtual First Friday featuring two new exhibitions, f/4 (Four Female Fotographers from Fairbanks) and Fertile Darkness by Melanie Lombard. The group exhibition of f/4 features artists Judy Sanchez, Charlotte Peterson, Alyssa Enriquez, and Jerzy Ellanna. F/4 loosely follows a photographic tradition started in 1932, with the first museum exhibition of […]