http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
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...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-11-4
Art
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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-15/weaving-new-native-narrative-museums
Local
Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...Mike Dangeli, Pauling Duncan, Deborah Head-Aanutein, Robert Hoffmann, Lily Hope, Debra O'Gara, Wayne Price, Teri Rofkar, Andrew Tripp, Jennie Wheeler and Joe Young; Native Artist Market participants: Zach Boxley, Alison Bremner, Donna...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-06-29/celebration-thank-you-sealaska
Neighbors
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...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-12/juried-art-show-recognizes-exemplary-work
Art
Bringing math and Tlingit art together

"Spruce roots to split!" says Native weaver Teri Rofkar as she hands out what look like packages of string cheese to students in the Math in Tlingit Art course Thursday at the University...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081003/loc_mathart.shtml
News
Tlingit weaver wins NEA fellowship

...among the 11 Americans honored with a National Heritage Fellowship, which comes with a $25,000 prize. The award for Teri Rofkar was announced last week by the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA National Heritage Fellowships are considered...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051909/sta_441624325.shtml
Briefly

...and Alaska to teach. Students stay in the college dorms. This year, Tlingit carver Tommy Joseph, Tlingit weaver Teri Rofkar, Inupiat carver Charles Pollock from Nome and Yup'ik mask maker and bead artist Cheryl Offt from Togiak will teach...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032901/Ent_Briefs.html
Entertainment
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and Alaska to teach. Students stay in the college dorms. This year, Tlingit carver Tommy Joseph, Tlingit weaver Teri Rofkar, Inupiat carver Charles Pollock from Nome and Yup'ik mask maker and bead artist Cheryl Offt from Togiak will teach...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032901/Ent_Briefs.shtml
Mask carver wins USA Fellowship grant

...including carver Alvin Aningayou, filmmaker Andrew Okpeaha MacClean, sculptor Susie Silook, writer John Haines of Fairbanks, totem carver Tommy Joseph, composer John Luther Adams and Tlingit weavers Teri Rofkar and Anna Brown Ehlers.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121609/reg_536259337.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...excavation. ``That it's still being done - 4,000 years of mothers teaching daughters basketry.'' Sitka weaver Teri Rofkar learned from her grandmother and other elders. ``It's so exciting to see these pieces that are exactly like we...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081799/Loc_baskets.shtml

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING