Native Art In the News

Media Advisory: Six British Columbians Receive BC First Nations' Art Awards - Marketwired (press release)

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 artist awarded a national fellowship - Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

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 ...

Murkowski, Young seek looser restrictions on bird parts in Alaska Native art - Anchorage Daily News

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.

James Albertson's tribal-mask collection connects the ancient and modern arts - Sacramento News & Review

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 award - Prince Rupert Northern View

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.