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.
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Alexander: Traditional art has place in the future
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