Media Advisory: Six British Columbians Receive BC First Nations' Art AwardsMarketwired (press release)29, 2013) - Six British Columbians will be recognized on Friday with 2013 BC Creative Achievement Awards for First Nations Art. WHO: Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation Minister John Rustad will present the 7th annual awards.
Native Art In the News
Native Art Mart, Magic in the Market | Weekend PreviewThe Seattle TimesNative Art Mart: Native American vendors featuring handmade arts, crafts, jewelry; native dancing and singing performances, salmon lunch and Indian tacos available, portion of proceeds benefit United Indians of All Tribes Foundation Elders program, ...
Native artist awarded a national fellowshipVashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon resident and Native artist Israel Shotridge was recently awarded one of 16 fellowships handed out nationwide by the Native Arts and Culture Foundation (NACF). In its second year, the fellowship recognizes Native artists who are making an impact ...
Museum showcases Native artNorth County OutlookMuseum showcases Native art. Traditional and contemporary work by local Coast Salish artists will be on view through May 2014. ... Baskets, dolls and other traditional forms of tribal art are also included in the exhibit.
Murkowski, Young seek looser restrictions on bird parts in Alaska Native artAnchorage Daily NewsAfter a respected Tlingit artist was fined for the way he was selling artwork adorned with bird feathers, Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Don Young have introduced bills to make such sales legal for Alaska Natives. Last September, U.S.
Marina Sacht: Annual Christmas tour celebrates 25 yearsNanaimo Daily NewsYou will find locally produced edibles, native art, jewelry, original paintings, woodwork, pottery, fiber arts and more. Take this scenic tour, experience stunning country roads dotted with farms, studios, restaurants, shops and wildlife.
SLIDESHOW | Johnstown native artist breaks silly lawsThe Tribune-DemocratThe series, called "I Fought the Law", has been getting passed around the Internet all week. FeatureShoot.com reported that Locher is working on new snapshots of ridiculous legislation from all 50 states, so there's plenty more to come.
James Albertson's tribal-mask collection connects the ancient and modern artsSacramento News & ReviewNow, Albertson, who currently teaches art at Sierra College and American River College, has collected masks from around the world, and he views tribal art not just as objects, but as pieces that create dialogues with other pieces of art.
Prince Rupert's Dale Campbell honoured with provincial awardPrince Rupert Northern ViewPremier Clark said First Nations art is a source of pride for all British Columbians. "These ... artists are carrying on a legacy that stretches back thousands of years, preserving a rich tradition for generations to come," she said.
New York Today: SkywardNew York Times (blog)Behold an Iatmul pigment dish from Papua New Guinea at a show of tribal art opening at Arader Gallery on the Upper East Side. [Free]. • Learn about the headstone that led to the unearthing of America's first Yiddish cookbook, with Sam Roberts, a Times ...