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Copyright for Artists with Martha Rans
Join Martha Rans for this information session on artist copyright in Canada. This workshop is appropriate for artists at any stage in their career and will provide an informative overview of popular topics in Canadian copyright laws pertaining to working artists. This workshop will not offer legal advice but will assist in generating a stronger understanding of the copyright issues facing artists today.

Date:  Thursday, January 27, 2022
Time: 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. (MST)
Where: Online via Zoom

About the speaker
Martha Rans is an advocate for public legal education and information. She is the founder of lawfornonprofits.ca a resource dedicated to the non profit sector. She is the Legal Director of the Pacific Legal Education and Outreach Society and the Artists’ Legal Outreach, which provides advice, information and education to thousands of BC’s creators and non profits. She is also a copyright educator and teaches the next generation of artists and designers at post-secondary schools across Canada. Find more info on Martha Rans and her work: https://martharans.ca/About-Martha.

To register please contact:
Courtney Holmes


For more information
Contact Courtney Holmes at mcfadden.holmes@gmail.com

Free photography for Yukon Permanent Art Collection submissions

Friends of Yukon Permanent Art Collection, Klondike Institute of Art and Culture and the Department of Tourism and Culture’s Arts Section will be holding free photography sessions to assist artists in preparing their work for submission. A professional photographer will be available to photograph up to 3 completed pieces. Registration is required, and spaces are limited, so please get in touch to reserve your spot.


2D artwork: Monday, January 17, 2022 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
3D artwork: Wednesday, January 19, 2022 12:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Where: Whitehorse Public Library Meeting Room, 1171 Front Street (Main floor)

To register for the Whitehorse sessions, please contact:
Erin Corbett, Visual Arts Project Coordinator
(867) 332-6543


All Artwork: Monday, January 17, 2022, from 12:00 p.m.  to 6:00 p.m.
Klondike Institute of Art & Culture

To register for the Dawson City session, please contact:
Klondike Institute of Art & Culture
(867) 993-5005