...Putting financial pressure on an organization is a tried-and-true pressure tactic, said Lonnie Bunch, director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opens in the next year.In the 1920s through the 1960s...
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Mark Kelley gets photo in Smithsonian exhibit

...landing a photograph in an exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural...attended the after-hours ceremony at the Smithsonian, an event that reminded Kelley of the...award hit him when he was sitting in the Smithsonian, he said."I thought 'Oh, I got...
Anchorage Museum becomes first Smithsonian Affiliate in Alaska

...Museum has been named the first official Smithsonian Affiliate in the state. The's longtime partnership with the Smithsonian Institution and increases opportunities...have increased access to additional Smithsonian resources, including its 137 million-object...
Smithsonian posts 3-D modeling of a Tlingit hat

The Smithsonian Institution has posted virtual 3-D...the clan's permission to allow the Smithsonian to make an exact replica for education...inside and see the wood texture and the Smithsonian markings. Other objects available...
Hoonah weavers study ancestors' work at Smithsonian Institution

...Tlingit and Haida woven artifacts in the Smithsonian Institution's collections. Huna Heritage...coordinated the trip in conjunction with the Smithsonian's Recovering Voices program to augment...the National Park Service and the Smithsonian Institution funded the trip.The master...
Smithsonian museums feature Tlingit artwork, speakers

...clan crest hat will be exhibited at Q?rius, the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History's new interactive...environment scheduled to open Dec 12. According to the Smithsonian, Q?rius is "part lab, part collections vault...
Sherri McDonald selected to exhibit at Smithsonian Craft Show

...Douglas was one of 121 artists and craftsmen chosen to exhibit at the 31th annual Smithsonian Craft Show, held this weekend in Washington, D.C.The Smithsonian Craft Show features craft artists from across the country in one of 12 categories...
Kupreanof fossils paint picture of a warm and ancient Earth

...S. Forest Service geologist Jim Baichtal, geoarchaelogist Ian Putnam, Kirk Johnson, paleobotanist and Director of the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, and Ketchikan artist Ray Troll, along with a film crew, went to Kupreanof Island in early summer...
Life into art: DeRoux installs new public art in Juneau

...including a 2008 Governor's Award for the Arts, and his work is featured in the permanent collections of museums including the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., the Morris Museum in Augusta, Ga., the Anchorage Museum, and both Juneau museums, as well...
Carver to lead whistles workshop in Ketchikan

...929-9208 or email The class is free but limited to five students.The workshop was organized with the Smithsonian Institution's Arctic Studies Center at the Anchorage Museum.For more information, visit


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