Marcus Gruber is an illustrator and graphic artist from Germany. He’s in town for seven weeks as part of the Sitka Fellows program, and is working on a graphic novel. He says spending time in Sitka is like “a fairy tale,” and that he’s excited to be here.
The Morning Interview
Meet the Sitka Fellows: Marcus Gruber
The Naa Kahidi Dancers performed at the Sheet'ka Kwan Naa Kahidi on Saturday to celebrate the group's 20th anniversary. The Naa Kahidi Dancers were founded in 1994 by Chuck Miller, who began dancing when he was three years old, in the Sitka Native Education Program. "When I dance, when I put on my regalia, it feels like my ancestors are running through my veins," he said. more