Husband and wife named Alaska State Writer Laureate and Individual Artist for 2015

...exhibited her work all over the country, including in Juneau. In 2012, she exhibited work in two shows at the Alaska State Museum, a solo show, "An Alaskan Book of Hours," and a three-way exhibit, "Boreal Birch," that also featured...
State Museums Collections Advisory Committee to meet

...Advisory Committee will meet by teleconference on Dec. 12 to discuss acquisitions for the permanent collection of the Alaska State Museums. The teleconference is open to the public and persons wishing to attend can dial into the conference using the...
Gallery Walk 2014

...setting, including a solo show at the Canvas called '"Synergy" in 2010, and a REACH Artist group show at the Alaska State Museum from May through October 2013. "Visible Light," paintings by Jim FowlerCoppa917 Glacier Ave.Reception: 4...
JAHC Gallery: "Synergy II," work by Avery Skaggs

...approach to different mediums. Skaggs has shown work many times in a gallery setting, including a solo show at the Canvas called '"Synergy" in 2010, and a REACH Artist group show at the Alaska State Museum from May through October 2013.
Two Juneau artists accepted in Anchorage Museum's 'All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition'

...of the Anchorage Museum said organizers weren't sure if that would happen this year due to the closure of the Alaska State Museum, currently under construction. Stay tuned for more details.This year's $1,000 Juror's Choice Award went to Anchorage artist Cody...
Four Alaska museums receive federal grants

...install a traditional whale house exhibit using original objects at the Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Center. Staff from the Alaska State Museum will train tribal members in professional collection handling, interpretation, and exhibit installation. Tribal...
Scholarship available for tribal member enrolled in museum studies Alaska Native students majoring in museum studies. Ethel Montgomery was one of the first docents at the Alaska State Museum. She was adopted into the Kaagwaantann Wolf Clan and became a very active member of the Alaska Native Sisterhood...
New Alaska books

...America, gathered from five years of exploration. Selections from this body of work were previously exhibited at the Alaska State Museum. "The Spaces Between: Stories from the Kenai Mountains to the Kenai Fjords" by Doug Capra (Ember Press, August...
Bea Shepard bequeaths donation to Alaska State Museum Heritage Endowment Fund

...Alaskan and supporter of the Alaska State Museum, has bequeathed a sizable...positions with the Friends of the Alaska State Museum as a docent. In the 1980s...with her desire to see the Alaska State Museum grow to meet the needs of Alaskans...
Alaska State Museums seeks candidates for Collections Committee

The Alaska State Museums, which includes the Alaska State Museum in Juneau and Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka, are...donations, acquisitions and deaccessions for the Alaska State Museums. Members serve a three?year term without compensation...


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