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Art History: Sybil Davis and Ken DeRoux Juneau Dance Theatre) in 1975, and DeRoux, a well-known painter (and Davis' husband), is a former Alaska State Museum curator who grew up in Juneau.Ken, can you describe any specific things about growing up in Juneau that influenced...
New Art of Place series begins Feb. 6

...been announced, with the theme Wearable Art of Place.The first event is scheduled for Feb. 6 and features Alaska State Museum Curator of Collections Steve Henrikson, who will give a talk and show on "Wearable Art of Place: Armor" and highly...
Wearable Art of Place: Armor and masks

...kicked off Friday at University of Alaska Southeast and continues through April.Friday's session featured Alaska State Museum Curator of Collections Steve Henrikson, who presented Wearable Art of Place: Armor, and master carver Mick Beasley...
When auction house looks to Tlingit art, the sacred goes on sale

...organizations to petition a museum to have an object returned.What they would need to have the object returned, Alaska State Museum Curator of Collections Steve Henrikson said, is a preponderance of evidence - 51 percent.Jacobs said he is 99.9...
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A long way from home

After surviving a 1792 attack by a Tlingit war party in Prince William Sound, future Governor of Russian Alaska Alexander Baranov described the Tlingit warriors as wearing "thick helmets with figures of monsters on them.
July First Friday art walk

...History of Alaska," new works by Dan DeRouxAlaska State Museum395 Whittier St.Reception: 4:30-7 p.m. Alaska State Museum Curator of Collections Steve Henrikson will lead a walk-through of the exhibit "When 'Over There' Was Over Here...
Association to hold juried photography exhibit at Juneau-Douglas City Museum

...twice yearly to show new works by all its members, this will be its first juried show, with selections made by Alaska State Museum Curator of Exhibitions Mark Daughhetee. According to APAA spokesperson Iris Korhonen-Penn, the group decided to...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and art and technology. Featured speakers include William Strickland, David O'Fallon and Susan Guyette; Alaska State Museum curator Mark Daughetee, theater director Annie Stokes, music teacher Ann Boochever and Perseverance Theatre Artistic...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

The piece, a 12-inch-high wooden pestle carved with totemic designs, has a new home at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Mary Pat Wyatt and intern Kelly Stevens of the city museum outbid other contenders in an online Internet auction to obtain the piece.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...National Museum of Natural History for study. The remains were given a proper burial this month near Hoonah. Alaska State Museum Curator Steve Henrikson said grave-robbing and other questionable collection practices were often done with the understanding...


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