Refine Search

Hands-on learning

...structural integrity.In learning from the Youngs, the three apprentices are also indirectly learning from renowned Haida artist Robert Davidson, with whom TJ Young studied beginning in 2011. Davidson, who grew up in Masset at a time when totem...
Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework'

...artists take the time to learn from the greats of the past, particularly turn-of-the-century masters such as Haida artist Charles Edenshaw. Examples of these masters' works are available in museums and books such as "The Transforming Image...
Juried Art Show recognizes exemplary works

...Art category for "Caprini Tribal Regalia."Also taking home awards were Tlingit and Haida artist Deborah Head-Aanutein, of Craig; Tlingit and Haida artist Della Cheney, of Juneau and Kake; and Tlingit artist Lily Hope, of Juneau. Head-Aanutein's...
Tinaa Art Auction a big success

...them were David Boxley, a Tsimshian carver whose bentwood chest was among the largest items in the live auction, and Haida artist Robert Davidson, who donated another major piece, a black and red painting called "Greatest Echo." Another big-ticket...
SHI's Tinaa auction brings together works by major Northwest Coast artists

...influential Tlingit elder and spiritual leader, died in May 2011 at age 102.Another piece that honors Soboleff directly is Haida artist Zachary Knapp's "Raven Dog Salmon Egg" tinaa (a wearable copper shield), which reflects Soboleff's moiety...
Alaska books roundup 2013

...Davidson: Abstract Impulse" by Barbara Brotherton, Sheila Farr and John Haworth. This book focused on well-known Haida artist Robert Davidson highlights his less traditional works, including abstract paintings and sculpture. (University of...
Young brothers begin work on downtown totem pole

...own style, and making it still stay under the Tlingit or Haida or Tsimshian guidelines," Joe said.Commissioning Haida artists to carve a Tlingit pole is not unusual, Joe said. Traditionally, there were active trade routes up and down the...
Kake fisherman curates for Museum of the American Indian

...the National Mall. He's returned twice since then, including an April 2005 visit with Yakutat elder George Ramos, Haida artist Delores Churchill, Angoon elder Peter Jack and Sealaska Heritage Institute president Rosita Worl. The group looked...
Ketchikan artists plan Native wax museum

...30 carvers, weavers, silversmiths and other artists to sell their wares, he said. Local Tlingit, Tsimshian and Haida artists are involved in the museum proposal. McCloud, who is an artist and part Cherokee, owns a store called McCloud Nine...
Northwest Coast textile exhibit opens in Vancouver

...Northwest Coast artistic practice. Co-curated by Dr. Martine Reid, consulting curator at the Bill Reid Gallery, and Haida Artist and Master Weaver Evelyn Vanderhoop, the exhibition features works by Tracy Auchter, Carrie Anne Vanderhoop Bellis...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback