Arts

Yup'ik native artists Steven and Christine Stone combine grass basket weaving, gut parka sewing and ivory and whalebone carving to create baskets, dolls and other works of art in their Hooper Bay, Alaska. ​

Bob Hallinen
Art for Juneau's Soboleff Building will be the largest glass screen in the world. Mike Dunham

Phil Robertson has hundreds of pins and other pieces of Fur Rondy memorabilia in his collection, and is still avidly collecting. He says he longs for Rondy's heyday, when Anchorage shut down and families gathered for the dog races and fur auctions.

Tara Young
Grammy-winner Emmylou Harris will headline the musical lineup at the 2015 Salmonfest music happening in Ninilchik.Mike Dunham
Dancers from Chicago’s Joffrey Ballet company performed in two of the eight works presented by the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra.  Mike Dunham
Jazz artist Yngvil Vatn Guttu and multitalented violinist Lena Lukina will team up with members of the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra for “Pokrovsky Trakt,” a unique concert on Friday, March 6.Mike Dunham
A great cast can't quite overcome a heavy-handed script in Eve Ensler's "Emotional Creature." Victoria Barber
The police were called in to check out Mariano Gonzales' solo art show, his first at the Anchorage Museum in 25 years, before it was allowed to open. The longtime Alaska artist is no stranger to controversy and innovation.Mike Dunham

Mariano Gonzales' gave a sneak preview of his already-controversial show, “A Man in the Shadows,” at his home earlier this month. 

Bob Hallinen
The well-produced Alaska version of Peter Buffett's "Spirit," mixing traditional Native and modern dance, is a crowd pleaser. Mike Dunham