Arts news

Art Guild seeks Harvest Auction donations


The Peninsula Art Guild is calling for local artists to donate one or two pieces of their own original artwork for the 2013 Harvest Exhibit and Auction in support of the Kenai Fine Arts Center.

The deadline is 5 p.m. Aug. 24 to deliver donated art to the Kenai Fine Arts Center, 816 Cook Avenue in Old Town Kenai across from the Oilers’ Bingo Hall. For more information call 283-7040.

Proposals sought for Dena'ina Wellness Center space

The Kenaitze Indian Tribe is seeking Request for Proposals (RFP) for art concepts from artists and artist teams for design, fabrication and installation of a suspended artwork for the interior Gathering Space of the new Dena’ina Wellness Center currently under construction in Kenai.

This RFP is open to all artists. Members of the Kenaitze Indian Tribe, Alaska Native and American Indian artists are encouraged to submit.

Potential proposers must register to receive a copy of RFP documents by contacting Joyce Kuhn at 907-276-8095 or email Proposal submittals will be received until 4:30 p.m., Sept. 30.