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MacArthur Fellow Sven Haakanson lecture cancelled due to flight cancellation

Sven Haakanson's lecture on Alutiiq culture that was scheduled for 6:30 p.m. tonight at the Alaska State Museum has been cancelled due to a cancellation of his flight from Kodiak.Please contact the museum at 465-2901 for more information.
Alaska State Museum hosts MacArthur Fellow Sven Haakanson lecture on Alutiiq culture

...the United States - to 24 select artists, scientists, and scholars. One of them was Alaska Native Anthropologist Sven Haakanson, director of the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak.At 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 19, the Alaska State Museum in Juneau will...
Anchorage Museum opens traveling 'Living Alaska' exhibit

...Nov. 6 at the Anchorage Museum, presents a retrospective of these works. This traveling exhibition, curated by Sven Haakanson Jr., includes 25 works from 12 Alaska museums. The exhibition at the Anchorage Museum also includes 48 additional...
Recent and upcoming Alaska books

...Karluk: Kodiak Alutiiq History and the Archaeology of the Karluk One Village Site" by Amy Steffian, Marnie Leist, Sven Haakanson, Jr., Patrick Saltonstall, University of Alaska Press, May 2015. This book explores an archeological site from...
Current and upcoming exhibits at the Anchorage Museum

...impacts of the Rasmuson Art Acquisition Fund and a sample of the artwork it has preserved for the public. Curated by Sven Haakanson, Jr. and designed by the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, the exhibition contains 25 pieces loaned from 12...
Alutiiq Museum gets new executive director

...Alutiiq language scholar has taken over as executive director of the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak.Alicia Drabek replaces Sven Haakanson, who left for the University of Washington and the Burke Museum, where he works as curator of Native American collections...
Two Southcentral museums purchase rare spruce-root hat San Francisco. The price was $160,250. "This is the first one that is going to be here in Alaska," said Sven Haakanson Jr., executive director of the Alutiiq Museum. The Alutiiq people traditionally lived between Southcentral Alaska...
Winter lecture series at Sheldon Jackson Museum starts Jan. 21

...and open to the public. All lectures will begin at 1 p.m.The series kicks off on Jan. 21 with a talk by Dr. Sven Haakanson, executive director of the Alutiiq Museum and Archaeological Repository in Kodiak. Haakanson will discuss his work...
Alaska on paper

...George Cannelos, Jocelyn Clark, Nora Marks Dauenhauer, Ann Dixon, Danna Fabe, Phyllis Fast, Vic Fischer, Sven Haakanson, Jr., Veldee Hall, Mark Hamilton, Eric Heyne, Gary Holthaus, G. W. (Greg) Kimura, Nancy Lord, Dennis...
Native artists enjoying new opportunities

...sculptures, sewers and beaders, and even fewer trained through the traditional method of apprenticeship," wrote Sven Haakanson, artist and director of the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak. With funding from the Alaska Native Arts Foundation, the...


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