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Alaska Native Art

Tradition, Innovation, Continuity

by Susan W. Fair

  • 253 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by University of Alaska Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk & Outsider Art,
  • Art / Folk Art,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Alaska,
  • Aleut art,
  • Eskimo art,
  • Indian art

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJean Blodgett (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8713596M
    ISBN 101889963828
    ISBN 109781889963822

    Week 1: 1/13/20 Make sure to order your book for the readings to come next week. Introduction: we will be using #slack for our introduction and discussion board. Week 2: 1/20/20 “Tradition”: Read Alaska Native Art: the Introduction (pp xxi-xxxi) chapter, 1 “The Nature of Tradition” pp and chapter 4 “Genres, Boundaries and Ways of Making” pp Best Books on Alaska Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

    Barbara, a native of Davenport, Iowa, grew up in Wisconsin and received a degree in art from Illinois Wesleyan Univ. After teaching art in Arizona on a Navajo Indian Reservation, she took a position at Mount Edgecumbe Native School in Sitka, Alaska in We recommend booking Alaska Native Medical Center Craft Shop tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 1 Alaska Native Medical Center Craft Shop tours on Tripadvisor5/5(54).

    SHI is accepting applications for its Juried Art Show and Competition, which will be held during Celebration The juried art show is open to Alaska Native and Native American artists who practice Northwest Coast arts. Application deadline: March 9. Celebration Art Jurors Chosen. A well-known Tlingit and Haida artist and a renowned. Ranging from the islands of the Bering Sea to Alaska's interior forests, Alaska Native Art celebrates the rich art of Alaska's Native peoples, both setting their work in the context of historical traditions and demonstrating the vibrant role it continues to play in contemporary Alaskan Native Art showcases a staggering array of types of art—from beadwork to ivory carving.


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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 of Alaska Native/5.

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Alaska Native Art showcases a staggering array of types of art—from beadwork to ivory carving, basketry to skin sewing—from Aleutian Islander, Pacific Eskimo, Tlingit, Athabaskan, Yup’ik, and Inupiaq artists, as well as full-color photographs of artists at work.

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Fall, and Aaron Leggett. Yet most non-Native Alaskans know surprisingly little about the histories and cultures of their indigenous neighbors, or about the important issues they face. This concise book compiles frequently asked questions and provides informative and accessible responses that shed light on.

The Art Shop Gallery in Homer, Alaska is a wonderful place to find original Alaskan art, limited edition prints, and fine art posters, as well as hundreds of Alaskan gifts, including Alaskan Native ivory, bone, and Native crafts, Alaskan Christmas ornaments, glass, jewelry, woodwork, furniture and pottery.

Praise “The Alaska Native Reader successfully describes and captures the diversity of Alaska’s history, politics, and cultural traditions. The book, although highly descriptive, provides a solid historical foundation and raises some thought-provoking questions.” — Gregory R.

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Ranging from the islands of the Bering Sea to Alaska's interior forests, Alaska Native Art celebrates the rich art of Alaska's Native peoples, both setting their work in the context of historical traditions and demonstrating the vibrant role it continues to play in contemporary Alaskan culture.

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I imagine this book will be equally well received by Native artists and its academic readership, although I would most recommend this book to those who simply have.Home / Books / Art / ALASKA NATIVE ART: TRADITION INNOVATIO.

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[Susan W Fair; Jean Blodgett] -- From the Publisher: Ranging from the islands of the Bering Sea to Alaska's interior forests, Alaska Native Art celebrates the rich art of Alaska's Native peoples, both setting their work in the.