The Chu Niikwän Artist Residency was named by the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre’s Governance Council to recognize the Yukon River, and each of the artists is working in a studio space close to it. Enjoy an evening walk along the riverbank and visit with all three artists:

ARTIST: Blake Lepine
STUDIO LOCATION: Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre (1171 Front Street - Culture Cabins behind main building)

ARTIST: Nicole Bauberger
STUDIO LOCATION: Old Fire Hall (1105 Front Street)

ARTIST: Lia Fabre-Dimsdale
STUDIO LOCATION: Arts Underground (15-305 Main Street – Lower Level, Hougen Centre)

All studios will be open to the public on Thursday, August 16, from 4-7pm.

For more information about the program, visit
Can’t make it to Open Studio? Members of the public are also invited to join us for two other CNAR events at Arts Underground: the exhibition opening on September 7 from 5pm to 9pm, and a Culture Days artist talk on September 29 from 1pm to 3pm.