ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE | PRINTMAKING
Michael Conti and Jonathan Green, two Anchorage based artists, are currently the Artists in Residence in Printmaking for the UAA Art Department. This recently established program allows local printmakers to work in the UAA studio on their current body of work while also assisting with the maintenance of the classroom and working with undergraduate art majors. Their presence sets a tone of a professional working press, which is essential in the development of young artists who will eventually be in the workforce. Read More...
Welcome Dr. Riva Symko
Dr. Riva Symko is Assistant Professor of Art History. Her primary areas of research include twentieth and twenty-first century Western visual culture, North American indigenous creative practices, new media histories, as well as critical and cultural theory including post-colonial theory, feminist theory, theories of authenticity and originality, appropriation, copyright, and historiography. Previously, Dr. Symko has taught at the University of Lethbridge, Memorial University, and Queen’s University.
David Pettibone | Observed Faces
When: October 30 - December 8, 2017
Where: Arc Gallery, UAA Consortium Library
3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, Alaska
David Pettibone returns to the human subject through multiple, tiny, freshly observed portraits. Each work is a sincere exploration of space, volume, texture, flesh and character. More...
In partnership with the Hearst Foundation, the Anchorage Museum is seeking three (3) enthusiastic applicants for the 2017-2018 academic year. Opportunities and training may include object-based teaching, developing classes and tours for K-12 audiences, as well as educational and outreach materials, with a focus on the upcoming opening of the Art of the North galleries and the Alaska exhibition. More...
UAA Galleries to Explore
Opening Reception: September 13, 2017; 5:00pm - 6:30pm