October’s First Friday hosts several art openings across town, among them is Ryan Conarro’s “ This Hour Forward” at the JAHC. Conarro’s installation includes video, photography & live performance that explores marriage, family & identity in a time of shifting cultural expectations in America.
The show will stand in the gallery until September, and additional live performances can be seen on:
Thurs, Oct 10, 5 – 7 p.m.
Fri, Oct 11, 5 – 7 p.m.
Sat, Oct 19, 5 – 7 p.m.
Sun, Oct 20, 2 – 4 p.m.
- The 750-mile Race to Alaska is back for a second year as 43 teams of sailors, rowers and paddlers prepared to set off from Port Townsend, Washington at 6 a.m. on Thursday.
- Hydrokinetic technology developed in Alaska’s rigorous conditions will help researchers design systems that can be used worldwide.
- Ketchikan’s Britta Adams braved the cold ocean and strong tides recently to swim more than 10 miles of the rocky Wrangell Narrows.
- As stock markets suffer, Alaskans consider UK referendum vote impacts.