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.
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...
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...
Ingeborg Lorensen

...Inge was well known to many Juneau residents from her volunteer service as the President of the Friends of the Alaska State Museum and her involvement with the Friends of the Library. Inge was easy to love and a delight to be around. She endeared...
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...
Juneau Empire debuts online First Friday guide

...Crabgrass Revival Band, as well as openings at the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, the Empire Gallery, the Alaska State Museum, KTOO, Kodiak Coat Co., Rick Clair Studio, Lisa Blacher Pottery and Spiral Studio, Spirit Beads, Annie Kaill's...
Carver explores Tlingit battle armor and weapons

...the fight against the Russians is kept, and the Alaska State Museum in Juneau. He got a grant to explore the holdings...armor he'd studied and mounted a solo show at the Alaska State Museum in Juneau last year. "Rainforest Warriors" featured...
June First Friday Art Walk

...will be holding its grand re-opening featuring dolls, toys and miniatures in the new cases obtained from the Alaska State Museum. In addition to the new displays and the Claudia Kelsey permanent collection, figures from Native areas of Alaska...


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