Art Faculty Successes

  • Alvin Amanson in workshop

    Alvin Amason

    Alvin will be awarded the 2018 Governor’s Arts and Humanities Award. Throughout his teaching career, Alvin has excelled as an individual artist, creating fun and whimsical pieces in widely mixed media. His work is on display across Alaska, the nation and internationally.

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  • David Pettibone

    David Pettibone

    David Pettibone came to Alaska looking for one thing and found something else that was more profound. It is his gift to see beyond what he expects to see.


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  • Alanna DeRocchi

    Alanna DeRocchi

    Alanna has exhibited her large-scale ceramic sculptures in numerous museums and galleries across the United States and internationally. In 2016 she worked as the artist in residence for the Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts.

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  • Thomas Chung

    Thomas Chung

    Thomas' multidisciplinary work has been written about in Art in America, The New Yorker, and Modern Painters Magazine. In addition to traditional art shows, Chung has numerous permanent murals and sculptural installations around the country.

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  • Don Decker

    Don Decker

    Don Decker has over 50 years experience in art and education. His work has been included in more than 300 exhibitions in 20 states, Guam and Washington D.C.  He has had 40 solo shows and has been selected for over 100 invitational and juried exhibitions.

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