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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...
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...
Thanks for helping with the Community Arts Celebration

...Juneau-Douglas City Museum artist Alysia McLain, Raven's Tail eeavers Mary Lou King and Kay Parker, Tlingit & Haida artist Chelsee Chalmers, ceramic artists James and Matt Voelkers and Louise Kntz-Tadda, high school artists Kiernan Edwards...
Inspired by tradition

...86 pieces for the show. A selection committee reviewed slides of the artwork and narrowed the field to 30 pieces. Haida artist, art activist and scholar Robert Davidson served as judge and selected 18 pieces by 15 artists for the exhibit. Clarissa...
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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...


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