The Morning Interview

Alexander: Traditional art has place in the future

Selina Alexander demonstrates in Fairbanks. (Photo provided)

Selina Alexander demonstrates in Fairbanks. (Photo provided)

Selina Alexander is the artist in residence at the Sheldon Jackson Museum. She’ll be demonstrating her traditional artwork, but she also says it’s important to let art grow and adapt to the times. She and Sheldon Jackson Museum Curator Jackie Fernandez talk about the artists in residence program.

Listen to iFriendly audio.

Comments

Please read our comment guidelines.

Recent News

Sourdough Day to honor pioneers and elders

Panelist Lisa Busch also made this observation: "Sitka isn't gentrifying. It's getting older. And that actually represents an economic opportunity." (Flickr photo/Germán Parra)
This Saturday (07-30-16), Braveheart Volunteers is hosting an event at the Pioneer Home that invites "sourdoughs" - elders and pioneers - to tell stories while eating sourdough pancakes. more

For property taxes, Assembly considers 2 mill bump

8491830940_2de02357bf_z
The Sitka Assembly is making a bid to increase property taxes in by two mills, raising the cap from six mills to eight. At their regular meeting last night (07-26-16), the group settled on that figure in response to $2.5 … more