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Ketchikan area Artists and Creatives have been inspiring the communities of this area since the beginning. Whether it is beautifully engineered and created halibut hooks, or the magnificent totem poles of the area, to the stories, poetry and drawings for the inception of the Alaska Magazine, to the creation and evolution of Wearable Art in Alaska artists continue to make the world we live in meaningful and joyful.

Apply for a Solo Exhibit at the Alaska State Museum

Saturday, September 23, 2023
9:30 pm10:00 pm

The Alaska State Museum is issuing a call for entries for its upcoming solo artist exhibition series. Five Alaska artists will be selected for the series, which runs fall of 2024 through spring of 2026. Applications are due Saturday, September 23, 2023 by 9:59 PM Alaska Time. Selected artists will be announced after October 2023.

Artists are strongly encouraged to develop new work for this opportunity (you may use existing work in your application). Applications will be reviewed by a committee of museum staff and artist professionals. Selections will be based primarily on the quality of the submitted work, on the artist’s record of professional activity (artist’s resume), and the exhibition proposal (letter of intent).

See below for the link to the CaFE application

The Positive Impact of the Arts in Ketchikan

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