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Weekly Calendar of Upcoming Events and Performances

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September 24–30 2023

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Life Drawing Sessions

Monday, September 25, 2023
6:00 pm8:00 pm
330 Main Street Gallery
Ketchikan, AK 99901
US

Life Drawing Session will be held at the Main Street Gallery on Mondays and Wednesdays in September from 6 to 8pm!!! Sessions begin September 4th at the Main Street Gall. Artists under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Email info@ketchikanarts.org for more information!!!

Rainy Day Quilt Guild Meeting

Tuesday, September 26, 2023
6:30 pm8:00 pm
Holy Name Parish Hall

Join us for our monthly meeting!

Cellist Zuill Bailey performs in Ketchikan

Tuesday, September 26, 2023
7:00 pm8:30 pm

Grammy winning cellist and Artistic Director of the Sitka Music Festival, Zuill Bailey will be performing in Ketchikan on Tuesday, September 26. Get your tickets early before they sell out!!!

Life Drawing Sessions

Wednesday, September 27, 2023
6:00 pm8:00 pm
330 Main Street Gallery
Ketchikan, AK 99901
US

Life Drawing Session will be held at the Main Street Gallery on Mondays and Wednesdays in September from 6 to 8pm!!! Sessions begin September 4th at the Main Street Gall. Artists under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Email info@ketchikanarts.org for more information!!!

Arts Report on KRBD

Thursday, September 28, 2023
8:20 am8:35 am

Each week at approximately 8:20 am KRBD hosts the Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council for their weekly report on arts and humanities in Ketchikan and the surrounding area. Get a synopsis of the local music scene, performances, Gallery exhibits, pop-ups, and Calls to artists. The Arts Report often features special guests from the Ketchikan Theatre Ballet, Artists, and Curators. Tune in weekly to KRBD 105.3 FM Ketchikan, Metlakatla and Saxman, 107.1 FM North Ketchikan, Ward Cove, and Ketchikan, 101.7: Craig, 90.7: North Point Higgins, 90.1: Mountain Point, Hydaburg, Klawock, and Thorne Bay.
If you would like your event to be aired in the Arts Report please let us know by the Thursday prior.

Life Drawing Closing Celebration!

Friday, September 29, 2023
5:00 pm7:00 pm
330 Main Street Gallery

Closing Ceremony for Life Drawing Sessions

Ketchikan Dance Film Festival

Saturday, September 30, 2023

The inaugural Ketchikan Dance Film Festival will take place Saturday, Sept. 30th 2023 in downtown Ketchikan, AK.
Hosted by the bi-coastal nonprofit dance company Hughes And Vecchione Dance Projects,
this is the first Dance Film Festival that will premiere in Ketchikan, Alaska.

Official selections for the 2023 Ketchikan Dance Film Festival will be presented to a live audience during a free indoor screening at the downtown Ketchikan Coliseum Theatre.

2023 Connie Boochever Artist Fellowships

Saturday, September 30, 2023
9:30 pm10:00 pm

Visual, Film, Digital and Media artists are invited to apply for a Connie Boochever Fellowship in 2023. Award amount is $3,000.

Deadline to apply is September 20, 2023, 9:59pm, AKST


Image Credits
TOP ROW (L-R)
Stephen Jackson, Seward Shame Pole, Saxman, Alaska, 2017 - Ketchikan Community Concert Band, image credit Felix Wong - Evy Posey, "Cosmic Wyvern", Mixed UP the 35th Annual Wearable Art Show, 2021 – Ricardo Búrquez, "My World", 2016 - Evon Zerbetz & Rich Stage, "A Trip to the Library", 2012 - Terry Pyles, "Yeltatzie Salmon", 2015

BOTTOM ROW (L-R)
Kathy Flora, Marcie Pungowiyi, New Path Dancers, "Thunder”, ShapeShift the 26th Annual Wearable Art Show, 2012, image credit Ernie Meloche - Rhonda Green, Tongass Historical Museum entry gate, 2021 - Ketchikan Theatre Ballet, Spring Gala "The Four Seasons" May 2021 -  Nathan Jackson, "New Thundering Wings", 2016 – First City Players, "39 Steps", Jack Finnegan, 2021, image credit Jeff Fitzwater - Jackie Keizer "Sailing Off Into A Tequila Sunrise", Mixed UP the 35th Annual Wearable Art, image credit Jeanette Sweetman 2021 - Shawna Hofmann, Andiamo Dance Company, image credit Jeanette Sweetman, 2021- Ricardo Búrquez, “Pipe Junction” 2021 - Isreal Shotridge, Chief Johnson's Totem Pole, Ketchikan, AK. 1955

The Positive Impact of the Arts Sector in Ketchikan

  • Impact of the Arts Sector in Ketchikan

    5,700,000 million annually

  • Direct employment by Arts Sector in Ketchikan

    73

  • Volunteer Hours for KAAHC in 2023

    1,920

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