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Crystal Worl honored with Native artists in Washington, D.C.

...and the Institute of American Indian Arts, according to a state department release.The five honorees - Tlingit Athabascan artist Worl, Navajo artist Tony Abeyta of Sante Fe N.M. and Berkeley Calif.; Plains Cree artist Jeff Kahm of Santa...
Fish skin leather used to create art

...he tells a workshop full of women at the Anchorage Museum who have come to learn the ancient art.The young Athabascan artist has skinned thousands of fish. He started when he was 5 to help his family prepare salmon for canning. Now he harvests...
Place-based fashion

...more explicit in this venue, collectively reflecting a pride in Alaska's indigenous cultures.Joel Isaak, an Athabascan artist from Soldotna, showed his modern garments made of fish skin, an idea which is also being explored in Iceland...
SHI's Tinaa auction brings together works by major Northwest Coast artists

...self portrait" in the negative space.A third contemporary work is a stretched walrus gut piece by Inupiaq and Athabascan artist Sonya Kelliher-Combs that Eriksen said incorporates themes of family.Other dramatic pieces include a red cedar...
Beyond Heritage returns

...with elders and other knowledge-bearers. Hope will also offer a sneak preview of a comic book he's written with Athabascan artist Dimi Macheras, a fellow Rasmuson grant recipient. The story intersperses the traditional Strongman story with the...
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Sunlight is destroying Native art collection

...Everybody knows you don't put art in front of windows. It's just common sense," said Delores Sloan, an Athabascan artist from Fairbanks who has a beaded baby belt in the airport collection. "I wouldn't put baskets in the sun, or...
UAS forum attracts award-winning poet is impressive. Besides Bly, winner of the National Book Award, it includes Anchorage Mayor Mark Begich, Athabascan artist George Holly Jr., poet Dave Zoby and Rep. Andrea Doll. Bly will give a poetry reading at 7:30 p.m. tonight...
Artists assemble glass mural for Anchorage convention center

...constructed in Fairbanks, will soon grace the new Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center in downtown Anchorage. Athabascan artist James Grant received the One Percent for Art commission in fall 2007, and has been constructing the installation...


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