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7 edition of Alaska Native Arts and Crafts (Alaska Geographic) found in the catalog.

Alaska Native Arts and Crafts (Alaska Geographic)

by Susan W. Fair

  • 47 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Alaska Northwest Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arts And Crafts,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • American - Native American,
  • Art / American / Native American,
  • Cultural Region/Pacific Northwest,
  • Ethnic Orientation/Native American,
  • Geographic Orientation/Alaska,
  • Folkcrafts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8177219M
    ISBN 100882402064
    ISBN 109780882402062

    The Alaska Native Arts Foundation (in operation ) was a non-profit organization formed to support the Alaska Native art community. Its mission was focused on economic development to create fairly-priced markets for Alaska Native art as well as to provide general awareness and public education of Alaska's indigenous cultures, and as a result offered programs to support Founded: Anchorage, Alaska, USA (). CLIA Awards. Each year the Alaska Center for the Book presents Contributions to Literacy in Alaska (CLIA) Awards to persons and institutions that have made a significant contribution in the battle for literacy, to the literary arts, or to the preservation of the written or spoken word in Alaska.

    Alaska Geographic is an award-winning series that presents the people, places, and wonders of Alaska to the world. Over the past 30 years, Alaska Geographic has earned its reputation as the publication for those who love Alaska. The series boasts more than books to date, featuring communities from Barrow to Ketchikan, animals from bears to dinosaurs, history from the . Hotels near Alaska Native Arts Foundation Gallery: ( mi) Susitna Place ( mi) 11th Avenue Bed and Breakfast ( mi) Wildflower Inn ( mi) Arctic Fox Inn Bed and Breakfast ( mi) City Garden Bed & Breakfast; View all hotels near Alaska Native Arts Foundation Gallery on Tripadvisor/5(2).

      The AFN Convention is focused in serious issues and politics, but it also provides a venue for Native arts and crafts. The craft show offers a lot of traditional works, with a few surprises. Photo. Alaska Native Art Alaska is famous for the rugged beauty of its mountains, rivers, and coastlines, as well as for the distinctive arts and crafts produced by Alaska Native artists. If you are considering purchasing an Alaska Native-made art or craft item, it's smart to invest a little time learning about the processes and materials Alaska.


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[Susan W Fair; Robert D Shaw] -- Describes the arts and crafts of the Eskimos, Athabascans, Aleuts, and Northwest Coast peoples of Alaska. Includes discussion of artifacts discovered at excavation sites. The first chapter consists. Alaska Native Art is a volume to treasure, a tribute to the incredible vision of Alaska's artists and to the enduring traditions of all of Alaska's Native peoples About the Author Susan W.

Fair (–) was a folklorist, curator, and advocate for Native peoples who published extensively on Alaska Native by: 1. In addition to extraordinary exhibitions, they also offer classes, workshops, and lectures on Tlingit language, art, and education. They’re currently raising funds to build a Native arts campus at Heritage Square in downtown Juneau.

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See all 1 Alaska Native Medical Center Craft Shop tours on Tripadvisor5/5(54). Susan W. Fair () was a folklorist, curator, and advocate for Native peoples.

She received her Ph.D. at the University of Pennsylvania in and published extensively on Alaska Native art, including two chapters in the catalog Eskimo Drawings (). She curated major art exhibits across Alaska and worked throughout her life to increase respect for and appreciation /5.

Native-made arts and crafts are beautiful and distinctive reminders of a well-enjoyed trip to Alaska. Shop for handmade Native art sold in Anchorage galleries and at numerous annual events.

Each piece of Alaska Native art has a rich history attached to it. With techniques passed down for hundreds of years, and designs passing the test of time. The Native Art Center at UAF, Fairbanks, AK. 1, likes 9 talking about this 42 were here.

The Native Art Program offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Native Art studio practice.5/5(1). Find Alaska craft shows, art shows, fairs and festivals.

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