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 project...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Alaska's 'most controversial sculpture' gets a new home

...yard. Bruce Kato, then chief curator at the Alaska State Museum, spoke with Murray about acquiring the sculpture as...remained for a long while. Now outside the new Alaska State Museum building, the ten-ton sculpture is getting a new life...
When SLAM opens in May, expect to pay more to get in

...Education. Among those fees: the ones charged for admission at state-run museums.The fee for visiting the Alaska State Museum in the summer will rise to $12 from $7. Winter admission fees will rise to $5 from $3. The price of admission...
Juneau photographer Ben Huff opens show at Museum of the North

...currently on view at the University of Alaska Museum of the North. The exhibit, which was previously shown at the Alaska State Museum in Juneau, features images from Alaska's Haul Road Huff made with a large format camera during a five-year period...


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