Arctic Adaptations was Canada’s official entry in the 2014 Venice Biennale in Architecture. This award-winning exhibition explores innovative architectural designs shaped by Nunavut’s distinct land, climate and culture.
Opening reception: Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 5:30pm
A survey of handmade works from the Yukon Permanent Art Collection.
Exhibition Opening: June 4, 2015 at 5:30pm
Free talks & demonstrations with local artists
"I like art because I can do whatever I want."
Amzie Cooke-Goodall, age 8
A solo exhibition by Whitehorse artist Maya Rosenberg
The Yukon Arts Centre Public Art Gallery is open year round and hosts ten to fourteen exhibitions a year, often two or three running concurrently. We are committed to excellence in the visual arts and to bringing innovative exhibitions that explore the rich diversity of contemporary art from local, regional, national and international perspectives. We show the works of professional Yukon artists, while bringing exhibitions of national importance to the Yukon. Everyone is welcome to attend opening night receptions. Artists are often in attendance.
We are closed on the following holidays:
January 1, 2015 - New Year's Day
February 20, 2015 - Rendezvous Friday (Yukon)
April 3, 2015 - Good Friday
April 6, 2015 - Easter Monday
May 18, 2015 - Victoria Day
June 20, 2015 - Aboriginal Day
July 1, 2015 - Canada Day
August 18, 2015 - Discovery Day (Yukon)
September 7, 2015 - Labour Day
October 12, 2015 - Thanksgiving Day
November 11, 2015 - Remembrance Day
December 25, 2015 - Christmas Day
December 26, 2015 - Boxing Day
Monday to Friday: 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 12 pm to 5 pm
Open for theatre performances.
ADMISSION BY DONATION