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Community invited to Gajaa Hit pole raising

...for the Auke village but for our whole community," he said.The two poles, an Eagle and a Raven pole carved by Haida artists Joe and TJ Young of Hydaburg, replace old poles at the site that had deteriorated to the point of being unsafe. The...
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Eagle and Raven totem poles to be raised Monday

...celebrate this momentous occasion." SHI advised the community that parking will be scarce.The new poles were carved by Haida artists Joe and TJ Young of Hydaburg. Master Carver Nathan Jackson and Ed Kunz provided advice on the designs. Working with...
'Dream team' of artists assembled for Soboleff Center

...President Rosita Worl, the artists are Haida artist Robert Davidson, Tsimshian artist...according to SHI. Exterior panels by Haida artist Robert DavidsonDavidson, who was...catalogue.The great grandson of Haida artist Charles Edenshaw, Davidson carved...
Empire editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...ceremony will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall on Willoughby Avenue. The new poles, carved by Haida artists Joe and TJ Young of Hydaburg, will replace the original ones (erected in 1977) that were removed earlier this year...
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...


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