Three major Northwest Coast Native art works will be permanently installed in Sealaska Heritage Institute's Walter Soboleff Center when construction is completed next year, and this week, SHI released the names of the artists who will create them.
“If one were to travel the Haul Road with Mr. Huff,” suggests the introduction to Juneau photographer Ben Huff’s debut book “Last Road North,” “topics like corporate rapaciousness, aggressive capitalism, peak oil or vanishing cultures of...
More than a decade ago, Ernestine Hayes entered the MFA program at the University of Alaska Anchorage, working on what would become "Blonde Indian: An Alaska Native Memoir." One of her teachers in the program was Sherry Simpson.
Your band is called the Shiver Twins but you were formerly known as Slush Not Snow. Why the change?
Eric: We started playing as Shiver Twins while Slush Not Snow was still active, just to keep it fresh for us with new songs and a new sound.
The Southeast Radiation Oncology Center has extended a call for artwork for an upcoming Fundraising Art Show, scheduled for Nov. 15 at Rockwell.
Artwork in any media is welcome and artists can set their own commission for the donated...
1. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage, by Haruki Murakami
2. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr
3. The Bone Clocks, by David Mitchell
4. The Children Act, by Ian McEwan
5. Personal, by Lee...
Rehearsals for the PFLAG Juneau Pride Chorus began this week and will continue to be held on Tuesday evenings at Resurrection Lutheran Church through February. The rehearsals run from 5:30-7 p.m., and are open to all women who like to sing.
Woosh Kinaadeiyí will host an open mic and poetry slam on Friday Sept. 19 at the UAS Housing Lodge.
The event will be hosted by Dee Jay DeRego and Conor Lendrum and is open to poets and performers of all ages and abilities.
Registration is open for a modern dance class at Juneau Dance Theatre, held each Sunday from 4-5 p.m. The first class is free.
This class will explore different movement techniques with an emphasis on artistic vision and personal...
Northern Lights Junior Theatre, back on the Juneau scene after a two-year hiatus, will host auditions for their upcoming production of "The Christmas Doll" this weekend, as well as a mandatory orientation meeting.
The following information was provided by the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council. For more information on opportunities for artists, visit http://www.jahc.org/juneau-arts-humanities-council/calls-art.
EVENTS & MUSIC
THURSDAY, Sept. 18
Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.
Third Thursday family night, 5:30 p.m., Valley Library.
Improv Basics course, 6:30-8:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall Conference Room. $50 per student.