Local photographer Huff releases debut book, 'Last Road North'

...from "Last Road North" have also appeared in various gallery and museum exhibits, including a solo show at the Alaska State Museum in 2013. With each photograph-he describes his process as extremely laborious, "making" pictures as opposed...
Column: Spreading the good word about Juneau

...the amazing array of outdoor activities to the myriad artistic opportunities. Many visitors fondly remember the Alaska State Museum, so this year it was especially nice to be able to tell people about the State Library, Archive & Museum project...
Photo: Continuing construction

Construction progresses at the site of the old Alaska State Museum, the main building pictured, on Monday. The new State Library, Archives, and Museum will open May 2016.
Thoughts on Richard Dauenhauer

...a kind and supportive friend, and I will always cherish him.-- Steve Henrikson, Curator of Collections, Alaska State Museum Dick was an amazing person: a combination of an extremely erudite intellectual and a down to earth easy-going fellow...
New registrar hired at Alaska State Museums

...excited to be able to bring a thoroughly trained and experienced professional such as Andrew, on to the team," The Alaska State Museum in Juneau is currently closed for continued construction of the new State Library, Archives, and Museum building...
Photo: To be ancient history

Demolition begins on the outside of the Alaska State Museum on Friday to make way for the expansion of the new State Libraries, Archives and Museum building.
Showing your work on First Friday via phone or email, rather than in person. Alaska State Museum: Solo exhibitions at the state museum are open to...artists who have not had a solo exhibition at the Alaska State Museum within the past six years. As the construction of...
State Museum awards grants to 22 museums and cultural centers

The Alaska State Museum has awarded 22 grants totaling $105,600 to Alaska museums and cultural centers for projects around the state. The following...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...ill-prepared.Look up in the sky! It's a bird ... it's a plane ... it's an ... umiak? Thumbs up to the Alaska State Museum staff and crew who hoisted a 34-foot umiak into the sky as the final piece of art to be relocated from the old...
Photo: Sprucing up "Nimbus'

...crews lift the steel artwork titled "Nimbus" by Canadian sculptor Robert Murray from its spot in front of the Alaska State Museum on Friday. Nimbus will be cleaned and repainted by the artist this fall and returned to the front of the museum...


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