Candidate profile: Merrill Sanford, Mayor

...and harbors cruise ship expansion due to start this fall will let us, locals and visitors, enjoy more room. The new state museum in the Willoughby District, with the possibility of a new performing arts center, will help us have a great, positive...
Alaska State Museum Awards $105,600 in grants to institutions

The Alaska State Museum has awarded 22 grants totaling $105,600 to Alaska museums and cultural centers for museum projects around the state. The following...
City museum opens new exhibit: Juneau's Changing Shoreline

With the receipt of a 2015 Alaska State Museum grant-in-aid award, the Juneau-Douglas City Museum has completed purchase of a new museum case and installation of a permanent...
Art History: Sybil Davis and Ken DeRoux

...husband), is a former Alaska State Museum curator who grew up in Juneau...curator of visual arts at the Alaska State Museum beginning in 1982. How would also contributed. The State Museum, funded by ASCA, managed a visual...
My Turn: It's not too late to move whale sculpture

...could delay the whale sculpture placement but it would be an extremely visible location close to downtown, the new state museum, Centennial Hall and other cultural activities.But the city has repeatedly said they cannot change their planned...
Sharing arts stories with NEA chair

...housed on the Sitka Fine Arts Camp compound are the Sitka Summer Music Festival, the Island Institute and the Alaska State Museum's Sheldon Jackson Museum, allowing Chu to take in these important cultural entities as well.Alaskans who had the...
Totem Heritage gains its first Tsimshian pole

...Tuesday, two graduate school interns working for Alaska State Museum Conservator Ellen Carrlee brushed, gently scrubbed...the totem collection at the heritage center."The state museum has an agreement to help monitor the preservation and...
August First Friday Art Walk

...and Borough of Juneau; University of Alaska, Juneau and Fairbanks; and Alaska Pacific University; and the Alaska State Museum. For more on Lobaugh, visit studio with MK MacNaughtonSketch Corner...
State Museum seeks new docents, holds training workshops

...collection of historic treasures, the Alaska State Museum needs you. The State Museum is recruiting new docents - volunteers who specialize...cultures and shape our sense of place. The Alaska State Museum Docent Program is a volunteer activity in which...
State Museum's Wednesday lecture series begins Jan. 25

...Banghart, chief curator of the Alaska State Museum, will kick off the Kashevarof Winter Lecture Series at the Alaska State Museum on Jan. 25 with a discussion of...Irvine, Museum Educator, Alaska State Museum;Feb. 22 - The Alaska State Archives...


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