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AFN 2014: From regalia to couture

ANCHORAGE - Growing up in Juneau, Tlingit artist Shaaxsaani taught herself to bead and sew. That led to designing regalia until about five years ago, when she decided to take...
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'Dream team' of artists assembled for Soboleff Center SHI President Rosita Worl, the artists are Haida artist Robert Davidson, Tsimshian artist David A. Boxley and Tlingit artist Preston Singletary - three of the most highly regarded Northwest Coast Native artists working today. Through their...
Preliminary opening for Trickster Company

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Juried Art Show recognizes exemplary works

...totaling five awards in all.Tlingit artist Pauline Duncan, of Sitka, took...for her "Ravenstail Set," and Tlingit artist Teri Rofkar, also of Sitka...Cheney, of Juneau and Kake; and Tlingit artist Lily Hope, of Juneau. Head-Aanutein's...
Photo: New totem pole

Tlingit Artist Doug Chilton makes the first cut into a new totem pole he is carving with his son, Michael, in front of the Mount Roberts Tramway...
Weaving a new Native narrative in museums

...presented and investing in art from contemporary artists. The most recent acquisition is a Chilkat robe woven by Tlingit artist Clarissa Rizal. The robe was completed on June 4 and handed off to Dartt during Celebration 2014. The robe took...
Art in action

...punctuated by jokes and laughter, is drawing in visitors at the Goldbelt Mount Roberts Tramway. The charismatic pair of Tlingit artists is working on one of four totem poles that will stand in the Timberline Restaurant once it is remodeled. They will...
Tommy Joseph to help Anchorage Museum restore totem pole

...Anchorage Museum preserve his own artwork -- a 10-foot-tall red cedar totem pole he created in 2000. Joseph, a Tlingit artist whose totem poles are on display from England to New Zealand, created the pole on commission for Alaska grocery store...
SHI seeking teachers, artists for Jineit Art Academy teach Northwest Coast formline design. Teachers will learn Northwest Coast formline through the award-winning Tlingit artist Shgen George. Teachers who complete the course will be eligible to receive professional development or continuing...
Place-based fashion

... Tlingit artist Louise Kadinger, of Hoonah, showed her sea otter outwear, and Juneau's Shaadoo'tlaa Gunaaxoo'Kwaan shared...


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