Justin Apperley

Justin Apperley 2023 Longlist Artist Bio Justin Apperley is an artist based on the traditional territory of the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in. Justin holds an MFA at The Glasgow School of Art and a BDes from OCAD and the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, Netherlands....
Kaylyn Baker

Kaylyn Baker

Kaylyn Baker 2023 Yukon Prize Recipient Artist Bio Kaylyn Baker is a Northern Tutchone and Tlingit artist from the Yukon. She is a citizen of Selkirk First Nation based out of Whitehorse. Kaylyn is an avid beader, using a variety of traditional and contemporary...
Inaugural Newsletter

Inaugural Newsletter

The Yukon Prize for Visual Arts January 2022 Newsletter Thank you for your support for Yukon visual arts!  We are grateful for your encouragement, guidance and support which helped bring about the creation of the Yukon Prize. Whether you volunteered your time, checked...

Celebrating the First Yukon Prize!

The Yukon Prize for Visual Arts Celebrating the First Yukon Prize! Can it really be three weeks since the inaugural Yukon Prize for Visual Arts was awarded?  It was a whirlwind and we’re finally catching our breath! Pivot has been the word of the hour during the COVID...