Art History: Sybil Davis and Ken DeRoux

...Arts & Humanities Council, founded Juneau Dance Unlimited (now Juneau Dance Theatre) in 1975, and DeRoux, a well-known painter (and Davis' husband), is a former Alaska State Museum curator who grew up in Juneau.Ken, can you describe any specific...
William Sperling

...became an illustrator for Headquarters USURAL. After service, he remained in Anchorage and established his business as a sign painter. Bill moved to New York in 1964 where he became involved with the Alaska Pavilion at the New York World's Fair. There he...
Prayers at Ketchikan Assembly meetings continue America," White said. "We shouldn't be 'allowed' to pray; it should be something we do."Assembly member Mike Painter opposed an official prayer in 2014, but said he supports prayers being offered during public comment."For the most part...
August First Friday Art Walk Alaskan since 1973, is primarily a plein-air landscape painter, whose travels around the state are reflected in his work...blues guitarist Sammy Burrous, and hanging out with Ketchikan painter Dave Rubin. She moved to Juneau in 2004 after working as a...
My Turn: Munoz-Gruening Artist-in-Residence Program shines light on local artists

...the artist.The first 2015 artist-in-residence was Juneau artist Constance Baltuck. She has been followed by Anchorage painter Kurt Jacobsen, who held a public demonstration and workshop on a Friday afternoon in early July as part of his residency...
Rockwell: Jessalyn Ward

Rockwell welcomes local Juneau painter Jessalyn Ward's most recent adventures in acrylic. Her work will be shown in the recently renovated gallery space in Rockwell's...
My Turn: Home runs: Celebrating Southeast Alaska's salmon forests

...our household. Our power troller is out of the water and my partner Eric just left the house with a cup of coffee and his painter's cap on. Like many towns around Southeast, Petersburg is abuzz with spring boat projects. From charter vessels and subsistence...
Around Town for Friday, July 3

...Traveler Trio, 8 p.m.-11 p.m., Rockwell restaurant. Doug Bridges is on tenor sax, Jim Noel on piano and Alexei Painter on bass.Third Annual Saxophone Showcase, 8-9:30 p.m., Northern Lights Church. An evening of classical saxophone...
Artist profile: Abstract expressionist painter Corle LaForce hits her stride

Paint is undeniably a visual medium, but when local painter Corle LaForce approaches a canvas, she doesn't rely...Europe, she forged a friendship with abstract expressionist painter Renate Lohrmann, based in Vienna, who generously allowed...
Coppa: "Visible Light," paintings by Jim Fowler

...of acrylic landscapes, at Coppa, 917 Glacier Ave. Fowler, an Alaskan since 1973, is primarily a plein-air landscape painter, whose travels around the state are reflected in his work. Fowler writes in an artist statement, "Landscape painting challenges...


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