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A conversation with Herbert Siguenza

...7-year-old, I said, 'Mom, when I grow up, I want to be him.' That book stuck with me all my life. Because I'm a visual artist. Acting came after. So, you know that line in the play where Picasso says a painting took 'all my life'? It...
Visiting actor to present "A Weekend with Pablo Picasso"

...of the legendary performance group Culture Clash, which turns 30 this year. A playwright, actor, director, and visual artist, Siguenza is now living in San Diego where he recently co-directed "In The Time of The Butterflies" for the San...
Sitka students prepare for barn dance

...learned new games we haven't done."The kids said they heard about the Artist in Residence, and were expecting a visual artist or dancer. They were surprised to be getting a dance teacher."I thought, 'cool, we're going to have fun...
Four Alaskans named to Rasmuson's new Artist Residency Program

...2013-2014 seasons. Her play "Rush at Everlasting" will debut at Perseverance Theater in January 2014.Inupiaq visual artist Gretchen Sagan will serve her residency at Santa Fe Art Institute in Santa Fe, N.M. Sagan, who divides her time...
Rasmuson announces artist grants; seven Juneau artists named, Troll wins Distinguished Artist Award

...craft artist; Kylie Manning, visual artist; Kay Parker, folk and, Juneau; Ruth Biden, visual artist, Fairbanks Caressa Bohrer, composer...artist, Fairbanks; Sarah Cohen, visual artist, Haines; Ryan Corarro, performance...
'Costume sculptor' Sha Sha Higby to perform, teach Nov. 18-20

Performance and visual artist Sha Sha Higby will be in Juneau next week to lead two hands-on workshops Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 18 and 19, and present a...
JAHC awards 2013 Fine Arts Scholarships to local students and alumni.Dawson Walker, visual artist and cartoonist, a graduate of Juneau Douglas High School...received a $400 Fine Arts Scholarship for her work as a visual artist. Fine Arts Scholarships, awarded to students from...
Conarro brings performance installation to JAHC gallery

...Conarro said, specifically how that distance operates in the theatrical arts versus the visual arts."I like it when a visual artist says 'I painted this after my mother died, that's what inspired this,' and if I see something in the painting...
Local author Jean Rogers dies at age 93, Rogers was primarily a writer, as well as a visual artist, mentor, active volunteer and huge supporter of the...contributions to children's literature.Rogers was also a visual artist who created intricate cut-paper collages, some of...
Sitka artist wins $50,000 national award

...acknowledges that "his work might also be described simply as contemporary art with Native themes."A musician as well as a visual artist, Galanin creates multi-media pieces that can use computer, photo manipulation or video technology and often incorporate...


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