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Assembly Meeting wrap-up: Giant whale statue to arrive in summer

...from the public" on how the city could fund a large whale project while increasing taxes to make up for budget shortfalls...the meeting specifically to witness the long-awaited whale project move closer to completion. Watt told committee members...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...thanks to modern technology his words are available online even though he has walked in to the forest ahead of us.? Whale Project: The moment came this year where we started to visualize the details of the waterworks designed to surround and highlight...
Whale project gains ground

The Whale Project, a community group placing a life-scale breaching his widow Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, outgoing chair of The Whale Project.According to Whale Project community group, the sculpture is expected to arrive in Juneau...
JACC: "Grit" by MK MacNaughton hosting an art auction on First Friday, with proceeds going to help fund the upcoming Giant Puppet Project, The Whale Project, and the JAHC itself. The auction features a selection of original prints donated by Roger and Terry Shattuck that...
Corbus' $48M donation makes huge impact

...endowment funds, a number of one-time gifts will be made to various organizations.The Whale Project will receive a donation of $460,000, prompting Whale Project president Kathy Kolkhurst Ruddy to declare, "The dream of former Mayor Bill Overstreet...
First Friday Art Walk located above Gold Town Theater in the Emporium Mall. Each First Friday features a different teacher and style. Whale Project updateWhale Project Storefront230 Seward St.Reception: 4:30-7 p.m.Hear the latest news about the whale sculpture...
Photo: Spike comes home

Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, president of the board of directors of The Whale Project, views the placement of "Spike" with University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor John Pugh and Donald Smith, Director of Labor...
The Whale Project recieves donation

...500 check in donations to The Whale Project, a local partner in the 2013 Subaru "Share the Love" event. The Whale Project is a local non-profit aimed...32 will be presented to The Whale Project by Steven J. Allwine, Dealer...
Juneau's whale awarded grant

A major grant was awarded to the statehood whale project early this week, bringing it closer to completion.On Tuesday the board of directors for the project announced the Rasmuson Foundation...
Overstreet remembered for perennial service

...when I made a mistake," said Overstreet Jr.In the last few years of his life, Overstreet spent his time on the Whale Project - a bronze humpback whale breaching from an infinity pool at Bridge Park.In a hall with ceilings as high as the 42-foot...


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