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Alaska's 'most controversial sculpture' gets a new home acquiring it for their own collections.It spent six years in the state's maintenance yard. Bruce Kato, then chief curator at the Alaska State Museum, spoke with Murray about acquiring the sculpture as a historical artifact - it had the distinction...
A short distance with many steps

...objects, Alaska State Museum chief curator Addison Field seems pretty calm...deputy director of SLAM and former chief curator. "It's not super complicated...Even before his promotion to chief curator last month, he was the designated...
Field named chief curator of Alaska State Museum

Addison Field has been promoted to Chief Curator of the Alaska State Museum in Juneau, the museum announced Wednesday. Field replaces Robert Banghart, who was appointed Deputy...
Airborne umiak sails over museum

...between them. The boat was the last of 30,000 museum objects to be moved to the new space for this reason, said chief curator Addison Field."The minute you take down two sets of front doors, your security system is just gone," he said...
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New registrar hired at Alaska State Museums

...toward development of exhibits for the new State Libraries Archives and Museums building in the capital city," said Chief Curator Addison Field in a release. "We are very excited to be able to bring a thoroughly trained and experienced professional...
Alaska State Museums seeks candidates for Collections Committee

...museology. Interested individuals should email or send a letter of interest and resume by Oct. 24, to: Addison Field, Chief Curator,, Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier Street, Juneau AK 99801-1718.
Phase change

For Alaska State Museum chief curator Bob Banghart, calling the museum's...she's only had two bosses: former chief curator Bruce Kato and current curator...was a curator from 1971-3, chief curator from 1973-80 and director from...
Creating the figures for tomorrow's museums

...49th state. Those will always have a prominent place in the new museum as well. There will be lots more, for as chief curator Bob Banghart said about the business he's known his entire career, "nothing stays the same." The rapid growth...
Julie Decker selected as new CEO of Anchorage Museum Rasmuson Center. Decker, former Anchorage Museum chief curator, replaces James Pepper Henry, who took a director...the city-owned museum. Before joining the museum as chief curator in 2011, Decker curated numerous major exhibitions...
Woodward receives 2012 Distinguished Artist Award

...painting and drawing in the state," she said, adding, "He is an amazing, wonderful man."Alaska State Museum Chief Curator Bob Banghart also praised the breadth of Woodward's involvement in Alaska art, particularly his commitment to channeling...


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