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Augmented Reality Workshop with Jonny Klynkramer

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Intro to Augmented Reality Workshop

This workshop is specially crafted for beginners who are eager to explore the limitless possibilities of creating immersive AR experiences using Adobe Aero. Adobe Aero is a user-friendly augmented reality (AR) authoring tool that enables creators to design and build immersive AR experiences without extensive coding knowledge. With Aero, users can seamlessly integrate digital content into the real world, making it accessible on AR-enabled devices.

What to Expect:

Introduction to Augmented Reality: Get acquainted with the basics of augmented reality, understanding its applications and potential impact on various industries.

Adobe Aero Unveiled: Dive into the Adobe Aero interface and discover how this powerful tool seamlessly integrates with your creative process. Learn the essential features and functions that will empower you to bring your ideas to life in AR.

Building Your First AR Experience: Guided by experienced instructors, participants will take their first steps in creating a simple yet captivating AR experience. From importing assets to placing them in the virtual space, you’ll witness your creation come to life.

Interactive Elements: Learn how to incorporate interactive elements into your AR projects, enhancing user engagement and creating dynamic experiences.

Animating in AR: Unleash your creativity by adding motion and animation to your augmented reality creations. Explore Adobe Aero’s animation tools to make your projects truly dynamic.

Testing and Previewing: Understand the importance of testing and previewing your AR experiences. Learn how to use Adobe Aero’s preview features to ensure your creation meets your vision before sharing it with the world.

Sharing Your AR Masterpiece: Discover the different ways to share your augmented reality creations with friends, family, or even a global audience. Whether it’s for fun, education, or business, learn how to showcase your work effectively.

Who Should Attend:

  • Aspiring AR enthusiasts
  • Designers and creatives
  • Students exploring emerging technologies
  • Anyone curious about the future of augmented reality

By the end of this workshop, you’ll not only have a solid understanding of augmented reality but also the skills to create your own AR experiences using Adobe Aero. Join us for an immersive adventure into the world of creativity, innovation, and augmented reality!

Tech requirements:

  • Each participant will require an iOs device (such as a iPhone or iPad) with the Adobe Aero app installed and a free Adobe Creative Cloud account.
  • Optional: Participants may also use a laptop with the Adobe Aero desktop app installed for greater screen real estate and more freedom of control.
  • A limited number of iPads will be available for usage

$40 KIAC members, students and seniors; $50 General Public

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Register below (you will be contacted for online payment, or pay in person at KIAC)

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Jonny KlynKramer

Jonny Klynkramer (he/they), professionally known as JKLYNK, is a digital media artist, experimental filmmaker, and music producer living and working on the traditional and contemporary territory of the Tr’ondëk Hwëchin in Dawson City, Yukon.

As a digital artist working in virtual, augmented, and extended realities, as well as immersive and interactive installations, JKLYNK creates experiences that blend the digital and physical worlds, encouraging viewers to engage with virtual landscapes and multi-sensory encounters. They draw inspiration fromother new media artists such as Refik Anadol, TUNDRA, Maotik, Ben Heim and JKLYNK is committed to exploring and experimenting with the intricate relationships between nature and technology, the interplay of digital andanalog realms, and the perpetual cycles of generation and degeneration. They  embrace the liminal as a playground for creative discovery.

Their practice is not only rooted in artistic vision but also in technical explorations. They navigate a versatile array of software and tools, including but not limited to TouchDesigner, Unity, Unreal Engine, Blender, ChatGPT, Stable Diffusion, and VCV Rack. These digital instruments serve as a medium for sculpting immersive experiences that defy conventional artistic boundaries.

In addition to their work with digital mediums, JKLYNK also often explores the analogue realm, using celluloid film and plant matter to add depth and texture to artistic creations. This dedication to pushing artistic boundaries encompasses traditional and contemporary mediums, enriching the body of work with a profound blend of creativity and innovation.


February 17
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Klondike Institute of Art & Culture (KIAC)


Age Restriction
All Ages


Klondike Institute of Art & Culture (KIAC)
902 2nd Avenue, Dawson City + Google Map
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Artist In Residence Activities & Outreach

Artist in Residence activities include artist talks, studio tours, interactive events, and more.

Founded in 2001, in a partnership with Parks Canada, the KIAC Artist in Residence Program has welcomed over 300 talented artists, musicians and filmmakers to Dawson City from all regions of Canada and around the world. Our alumni include Sobey Art Award nominees, Western Canada Music Award winners, and prize-winning filmmakers from film festivals across the globe.

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Film Events

Film activities include film screenings, film selections, and more.

KIAC is proud to host an exciting roster of film screenings and film-related events throughout the year, such as the 48 Hour Film Challenge and Dawson City International Short Film Festival, numerous workshops, and other opportunities.


Exhibition activities include gallery viewing hours, exhibition openings, artist talks, calls for submissions, and more.

ODD Gallery

The ODD Gallery, located in the Dënäkär Zho / KIAC building, presents a wide array of outreach programming including artist talks, openings, lectures, screenings, youth programs and other special events. Gallery programming fosters professionalism and appreciation of regional visual arts practice, and provides the community with exposure and access to a diverse range of contemporary visual arts practices and theories in a remote, northern setting.

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Kids & youth activities include: music lessons, art classes, dance classes, book readings, toddler classes, after-school programs.

Year-Round Programming

Kids and Youth (toddler to teen) programming ranges from music lessons (vocals, piano) to dance class (ballet, hip hop, and more), to hands-on workshops (pottery, screen-printing, animation and more) and is offered regularly throughout the year. KIAC strives to subsidize Kids & Youth programs as much as possible via grants and funding. Programming ranges from free Drop-Ins to registered weekly programs.

Youth Art Enrichment

Youth Art Enrichment is an annual four-day art program for Yukon youth hosted by the Klondike Institute of Art & Culture in Dawson City. Artistically-inclined youth ages 14 – 18 travel from across the Yukon to take part in intensive workshops led by professional artists. Students choose one of three mediums to study for the duration of the program, learning new skills, techniques, and ways to creatively make artwork for the world to see. The mediums change every year: we have offered printmaking, animation, painting, carving, stained glass, illustration, improv, and much more over the last two decades.

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Performing arts activities include: concerts, theatre and dance performances, open mics, radio broadcasts, special events, and more.

KIAC presents a year-round professional performing arts series in the beautiful second floor Ballroom that actively engages our community and provides inspiring performance opportunities for international, national, and regional artists in many disciplines. Our diverse programming includes jazz, classical, folk & roots, experimental, dance, theatre, and more.


Workshops include: weekly drop-ins, registered programs, weekend workshops, and more.

KIAC presents a year-round schedule of educational opportunities ranging from drop in programs (pottery, screenprinting, seniors painting, concert band), to registered workshops (dance, music, film, visual art, craft, textiles, etc), to professional development opportunities for artists (grant writing, artwork documentation, etc).

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