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Sewing Gut artists’ residency – Anchorage Museum, Dec 3-5

Date Posted: November 24, 2014       Categories: News

The Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center at the Anchorage Museum presents “Material Traditions: Sewing Gut artists’ residency” on December 3-5 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.


Observe and ask questions as Alaska Native artists Mary Tunuchuk, Elaine Kingeekuk, and Sonya Kelliher-Combs work with seal gut, perpetuating a tradition seen in masterworks of design in the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center and Alaska Gallery. The Material Traditions series is made possible by the Surdna Foundation, The CIRI Foundation, First National Bank Alaska, Alaska State Council on the Arts, Smithsonian Council for Arctic Studies, and the Anchorage Museum. Included with admission and with membership.