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Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework'

...message for Southeast Alaska's Northwest Coast artists: Hold yourselves to...the underlying components of Northwest Coast art.Boxley said he hoped the...Price said as a student of Northwest Coast art, he began as an observer...
Juried Art Show recognizes exemplary works

...moments to express his great passion for Northwest Coast art."The true beauty of Northwest Coast art is its great complexity, which is...Davidson -- both of whom are renowned Northwest Coast artists. It continues to grow stronger...
Preliminary opening for Trickster Company

...Worl Demientieff. Worl founded his company in 2012 with the debut of his hand-painted skateboards and original Northwest Coast-style playing cards. Read a previous Empire interview with Worl here:
Hands-on learning of the most influential Northwest Coast artists of the 20th century...collaborative spirit between Northwest Coast artists. Gajaa Hit apprentice...that community of carving and Northwest Coast art, it's like a family...
Herring search spans millennia

...greater abundance Madonna Moss, the lead archeologist studying Alaska's herring, is doing research that spans the northwest coast. Herring, she said at a presentation this spring at the Sealaska Heritage Institute, were once "much more widespread...
Sealaska's freshest perspective

...competed in Miss America pageants and maintains an active lifestyle. She is an avid traveler and has also studied Northwest Coast formline art in a class from David Boxley, she said.She'll also have her position as the Board Youth Advisor...
Soboleff Center takes shape

...building designed to serve as a Northwest Coast cultural center for Sealaska...building, each created by a Northwest Coast master artist (their names should...educate tourists and others about Northwest Coast art and SHI's larger mission...
Juneau's Henrikson to lead a History of Northwest Coast Art course in Ketchikan

Steve Henrikson, Curator of Collections for the Alaska State Museum, will lead a History of Northwest Coast Art course at the at the Totem Heritage Center in Ketchikan later this month and in early May as part of the center's Native...
Weaving a new Native narrative in museums

...institution has purchased about 20 works, including Northwest Coast art like Rizal's weaving, a Ravenstail weaving...purchased Chilkat robe is a demonstration of modern Northwest Coast art, though Chilkat robes are often used ceremonially...
Tlingit/Haida master weaver to teach her craft in Sitka

Renowned Northwest Coast basketry weaver Delores Churchill will be teaching her craft at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus in July.From...


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