web-posted Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council has announced the selection of the recipients for the Eighth Annual Mayor’s Awards for the Arts, to be presented at the JAHC Season ‘42 Kick-off party on Friday, Aug. 21, from 5:30–7 p.m. at the JACC.
web-posted Wednesday, July 8, 2015
The final public stage of an art project launched last spring called "Immersive Exchange Initiative I: Gustavus" will be presented this weekend in Gustavus, hosted by project organizer Sarah Conarro. Through the project, funded in part by a Community Arts Development grant from the Alaska State Council on the Arts, Conarro brought artists from East Coast cities including New York, Philadelphia and Providence to the community of Gustavus last year to work with Alaskan artists in various media. Saturday, those artists will share the results of those interactions and collaborations through presentations and exhibits at the Gustavus Library from 3-5 p.m.
web-posted Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Events & Presentations
web-posted Wednesday, July 1, 2015
web-posted Wednesday, June 17, 2015
The Salmon Project recently announced the winners of its annual Salmon Haiku Contest, a statewide competition that encourages participants to express their enthusiasm for and understanding of salmon habitat in Alaska. Three adult poets and three student poets were selected to win prizes in the contest, which ran May 1 - 15.
web-posted Wednesday, June 3, 2015
web-posted Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council has announced the 26 accepted submissions to the 2015 JAHC Juried Art Show.
web-posted Wednesday, May 20, 2015
web-posted Wednesday, April 29, 2015
web-posted Wednesday, April 22, 2015
“From the moment I first saw her work, I was impressed by her lively, colorful figures and her obvious appreciation for the everyday scenes of life in Alaska.
web-posted Wednesday, April 15, 2015
The Mendenhall Flying Lions Club will be participating in the Gustavus Community Health Fair at the Gustavus School on Saturday, April 18, from 8 a.m. to 12:00 noon, providing free vision screening to children age six months to 25. This vision screening is designed to improve the chances of detecting early eye problems. The community is encouraged to bring their children to the health fair for this free screening.
web-posted Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Banjos, guitars, mandolins, voices: the 41st annual Alaska Folk Festival starts Monday, April 6, and for the next week there won't be many in Juneau who spend a day without tapping their feet or just getting up and dancing - or, of course, performing.