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A Day in the Life of: Chas' Koowu Tla'a Teri Rofkar

For renowned Sitka Ravenstail and spruce root basket weaver Teri Rofkar, the past, present and future are interwoven.A current project, her "Tlingit Superman" series, is a prime example of that...
Teri Rofkar to be awarded honorary doctorate by UAS

The University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus recently announced that Sitka artist Teri Rofkar will be presented with an honorary doctorate degree at the University's Spring commencement ceremonies on May 1. She will also...
Five-year exhibit at Penn Museum features Southeast Tlingit contributors

...Anthropology in Philadelphia called "Native American Voices: The People-Here and Now." Southeast contributors include Teri Rofkar, Tommy Joseph, Nick Galanin and Chuck Miller, of Sitka; and Nora Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer, Harold Jacobs...
NEA Chairwoman Jane Chu to visit Juneau Tuesday

...chairman Ben Brown. Chu's visit to Alaska will end with a trip to Sitka on Wednesday, where she will visit with weaver Teri Rofkar, recipient of a 2009 NEA National Heritage Fellowship, and tour the Island Institute, Sheldon Jackson Campus and...
A brighter future with the arts

...Alaskans," Chu said.Chu will conclude her tour of Alaska with a trip to Sitka today, visiting the studio of artist Teri Rofkar, the arts groups at the Sheldon Jackson Campus and the Island Institute.? Contact reporter Paula Ann Solis at 523-2272...
Sharing arts stories with NEA chair

...Tuesday evening.Chairman Chu will round out her first visit to Alaska by traveling to Sitka, where she will meet with Teri Rofkar, an immensely talented weaver who has received the Governor's Awards for the Arts and was named in 2009 an NEA National...
Three renowned artists to lead fall classes in Sitka

Sitka artists Tommy Joseph, Nick Galanin and Teri Rofkar will all be leading art classes at the University of Alaska Sitka campus this fall.Joseph will lead Northwest Coast Woodcarving...
Nominations sought for Rasmuson's Distinguished Artist Award

...identified and their impact on our state validated through this award."Past winners of the Distinguished Artist Award are Teri Rofkar of Sitka; Rie Munoz of Juneau; Kes Woodward, John Luther Adams and John Haines of Fairbanks; Ron Senungetuk of Homer...
Juried Art Show recognizes exemplary works

...category for her "Ravenstail Set," and Tlingit artist Teri Rofkar, also of Sitka, won first place in the Northwest Coast...Northwest Coast Customary-Inspired Art? First place: Teri Rofkar, "Caprini Tribal Regalia"? Second place: Della...
Weaving a new Native narrative in museums

...institution has purchased about 20 works, including Northwest Coast art like Rizal's weaving, a Ravenstail weaving from Teri Rofkar, two works by Nicholas Galanin and work from Tsimshian artist Heber Reece. The bulk of the Portland Art Museum's...


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