Art History: Sybil Davis and Ken DeRoux

...well-known painter (and Davis' husband), is a former Alaska State Museum curator who grew up in Juneau.Ken, can you describe...this.Ken, you were curator of visual arts at the Alaska State Museum beginning in 1982. How would you characterize the...
Sharing arts stories with NEA chair

...Also housed on the Sitka Fine Arts Camp compound are the Sitka Summer Music Festival, the Island Institute and the Alaska State Museum's Sheldon Jackson Museum, allowing Chu to take in these important cultural entities as well.Alaskans who had...
Totem Heritage gains its first Tsimshian pole inside, so we've got two interns working on that."On Tuesday, two graduate school interns working for Alaska State Museum Conservator Ellen Carrlee brushed, gently scrubbed and picked growth off the totem under Carrlee's supervision...
August First Friday Art Walk

...City and Borough of Juneau; University of Alaska, Juneau and Fairbanks; and Alaska Pacific University; and the Alaska State Museum. For more on Lobaugh, visit studio with MK MacNaughtonSketch...
City museum opens new exhibit: Juneau's Changing Shoreline

With the receipt of a 2015 Alaska State Museum grant-in-aid award, the Juneau-Douglas City Museum has completed purchase of a new museum case and installation of a permanent...
Alaska State Museum Awards $105,600 in grants to institutions

The Alaska State Museum has awarded 22 grants totaling $105,600 to Alaska museums and cultural centers for museum projects around the state. The following...
Ethel Montgomery Scholarship application available for 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...
Rie Munoz' Alaska: More true than real

...middle school. Rie took a job as curator at the Alaska State Museum that same year, and was able to pay off her mortgage...including a watercolor exhibition shown at the Alaska State Museum and the Anchorage Museum in 1971, and another one...
Alaska's 'most controversial sculpture' gets a new home

...maintenance yard. Bruce Kato, then chief curator at the Alaska State Museum, spoke with Murray about acquiring the remained for a long while. Now outside the new Alaska State Museum building, the ten-ton sculpture is getting a new...
When SLAM opens in May, expect to pay more to get in

...Education. Among those fees: the ones charged for admission at state-run museums.The fee for visiting the Alaska State Museum in the summer will rise to $12 from $7. Winter admission fees will rise to $5 from $3. The price of admission...


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