Join Alaska Center for the Environment's volunteer leadership committee for a "Fish" First Friday during the First Friday art walk. Help give Alaskan salmon a voice by enjoying local art, food and drink.
Open Space is thrilled to bring the fabulous Nicki Doane back to Alaska for her third visit. She only comes every few years. You don’t want to miss this opportunity to work with this wise, insightful and fun master teacher.
From the National Book Award-winning short story collection “Redeployment” by Marine Corps veteran Phil Klay, to acclaimed novels written by civilians like Ben Fountain’s “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk”; writers are tackling the difficult topic of war and doing it well.
Adaptation and resistance, exaggeration and lies, dreams and memories are recurring themes in Nicholas Galanin’s work. He draws upon a wide range of Indigenous technologies and global materials when exploring ideas through his art.
A wacky comedy which features a down-on-his-luck lounge musician who finds himself playing in an Anchorage night club, where he is soon joined by a gorgeous mother/daughter team of professional assassins, who are there to perform their next “hit.” These dangerous women have only a sketchy idea of what their next victim looks like, so it could be anybody -- the bartender (Devin Frey), the down and out lounge player, or some hapless victim in the audience...
The predominant stereotype of the Arctic is that it is a place untouched. “Portraits of Place” breaks open the idea of a pristine landscape and replaces it with a North that is both inhabited and complex.
For more than a decade, the Rasmuson Foundation has been giving annual grants to Alaska’s museums to acquire contemporary art. This unique program has allowed museums throughout the state, to purposefully build their collections.