Video Clips from "Yukon Seasons" Unveiling





Text:
Heather Leduc, Curator, Department of Tourism and Culture, Yukon Government
It's theft left a huge gap both here, at the Canada Games Centre and within the Permanent Art Collection, where work is chosen for its uniqueness and originality and its place in the history of visual art practice in the Yukon.

"Yukon Seasons" is significant not only for its artistic virtuosity but also because of the space it fills in the hearts of those who visit it here.

So it's really fantastic to have it back!
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'Recovered Artwork Repaired, is Returned to the Games Centre' - Whitehorse Star

'Good As New' - Whitehorse Star, front page, Dec 3, 2008
Star Photo by Vince Fedoroff

Good As New - Artist Shane Wilson attended Tuesday evening's unveiling of "Yukon Seasons" at the Canada Games Centre. The carving he created was stolen, recovered and needed some repairs before being placed back in the Centre. Read More...

CBC Radio One Whitehorse: Al Foster interiews Shane Wilson on Yukon Seasons Unveiling




(moose antler skull carving, moose antler skull sculpture)
Text:
Al Foster, CBC Reporter
There was a special unveiling last evening at the Canada Games Centre. The Yukon's Tourism Minister, Elaine Taylor, was on hand for the event.

Yukoners were celebrating the return of "Yukon Seasons".
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Sounds from the Unveiling of Yukon Seasons, by Tanya Blakney, CKRW The Rush





Note: For the full text of the speeches please see the
'Video Clips from "Yukon Seasons" Unveiling entry.
Text:
Heather Leduc, Curator, Department of Tourism and Culture, Yukon Government
"Yukon Seasons" is significant not only for its artistic virtuosity but also because of the space it fills in the hearts of those who visit it here. Read More...

'Saisons yukonnaises - retrouvée, retapée et réinstallée' - L'Aurore Boréale

'Saisons yukonnaises - retrouvée, retapée et réinstallée' - L'Aurore Boréale Read More...

Letter from Elaine Taylor, Minister of Tourism and Culture, YTG

Minister of Tourism and Culture, YTG - Letter Read More...

"Yukon Seasons" Restoration Finished - by Valery Monahan, Conservator

'Yukon Seasons, 2003' by Shane Wilson - Restoration Completed (moose antler skull sculpture)
Valery Monahan at the unveiling of the restored, carved moose antler skull sculpture, 'Yukon Seasons', by Shane Wilson
(moose antler skull carving, moose antler skull sculpture)

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