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Wearable Art winners announced

...panel of judges -- longtime wearable artist David Walker, Ketchikan wearable artist Halli Kenoyer and former JAHC executive director Sybil Davis -- selected three designs for special commendation, after having observed artists and models up...
Harlem-based gospel musicians train local choir for 4th year in a row

...who sang in their choir workshops there for 10 years before she moved to Juneau in 2010. Caulfield approached JAHC executive director Nancy DeCherney about bringing the pair to town. DeCherney agreed. The first year, more than 70 people participated...
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Technically Art

...They will be offered Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Juneau Douglas High School and at Perseverance Theatre.JAHC Executive Director Nancy DeCherney said the workshops were scheduled to address a pressing need for backstage workers and other volunteers...
National study gauges arts spending in Juneau

...and Humanities Council. "The Alaska State Council of the Arts asked us to participate," said Sybil Davis, JAHC executive director. "Juneau Lyric Opera, Juneau Symphony, Perseverance Theatre and Juneau Arts and Humanities Council participated...
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JAHC bringing in consultant

...more economically in Juneau. "It's at a juncture where it needs to set back and look at what it's doing," JAHC Executive Director Nancy DeCherney said of the board. She said the artistic community in Juneau has thrived to the point where it...
Lakota Sioux dance troupe to perform at JAHC

...The evening should be a great way to explore a Native culture that people in Alaska may be unfamiliar with, JAHC executive director Nancy DeCherney said. "I think we are in for something that is very, very exciting," she said. The Lakota...
Strike it rich and Hit the JACC Putt a fundraising effort to repay the city for recent renovations at the JACC. "It's nine holes of fun," JAHC executive director Nancy DeCherney said. "Last year was really great." Planning for the second annual Hit the JACC Putt miniature...
JAHC announces theme for 2012 wearable art show

...previously considered as a theme, following an informal vote at this year's post-show artists' party, but JAHC Executive Director Nancy DeCherney said that idea was eventually ruled out as being too one-dimensional and potentially limiting...
Reception to honor Nora Dauenhauer to be held Tuesday

...from 5-6 p.m. and will include comments from Rosita Worl, President of Sealaska Heritage Institute, and JAHC executive director Nancy DeCherney, as well as UAS chancellor John Pugh.Dauenhauer may read a few poems during the event, and...
Arts council receives $15,450 Tier I grant to purchase piano

...generosity throughout the years and throughout the state continue to make our lives happier and our communities better places to live. This piano will serve Juneau well for many years." said JAHC executive director, Nancy DeCherney.


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