Hiring for a Gallery and Lobby Shop Manager

March 17, 2017 – The Council is hiring for a Gallery and Lobby Shop Manager, who will focus on implementing the Council’s goal of supporting artists through sales, exhibits, training, and community building. Attached is the job description. If you would like more information, call Nancy at 586-2590. JAHC Gallery

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Poetry Out Loud State Champion Announced

2017 ALASKA STATE POETRY OUT LOUD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED JUNEAU, ALASKA – The Alaska State Council on the Arts (ASCA) and the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council (JAHC) are pleased to announce that Isabella Weiss, a freshman from Colony High School in Anchorage is Alaska's State Champion. Isabella will go onto represent Alaska

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2017 Poetry Omnibus winners announced

Ceann Murphy, the Poetry Omnibus coordinator sends this: Thanks to everyone who participated in the 2016 Poetry OmniBus. We had an amazing response. The judges had a very difficult job to select 32 poems out of the 85 poems submitted. I encourage everyone to participate in the 2017 contest, which

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The New JACC announces contractor selection

Juneau, February 28, 2017 The Partnership Board, on behalf of the New Juneau Arts and Culture Center (New JACC) project, is pleased to announce the selection of a contractor to begin a Construction Manager/General Contractor (CM/GC) approach to the development of the building.  Cornerstone Construction, an Alaskan firm based in

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2017 Poetry Out Loud Finalists Announced

2017 ALASKA STATE POETRY OUT LOUD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED JUNEAU, ALASKA – The Alaska State Council on the Arts (ASCA) and the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council (JAHC) are pleased to announce the ten state finalists for the 2017 Alaska Poetry Out Loud Competition.  These ten students have progressed in competition

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“Scaling Up” Artists’ workshop with Will Kozloff

Join Will Kozloff (see his work on Instagram @lodust) in creating the set pieces for the Governor’s Awards for the Arts. Learn about “Scaling Up” and becoming a successful public artist. At lunch time, take a break for lunch with Jeff Baird of the Rasmuson Foundation to talk about how

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Very nice thank you in the paper today

Thanks to Rudolph M. Isturis, Alaska Native Arts, for his letter in the Empire today. It was our first priority to make sure that the artists we have in the Shop were covered for their losses from the break-in in June. Thanks to many who helped with special donations, and by

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Rasmuson Foundation offers Individual Artist Grant application workshop

Dear Artists, It’s that time of the year again! Rasmuson Foundation is accepting applications for the 2017 Individual Artist Award program. Jeff Baird and Sharity Sommer will be hosting a workshop from noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24th at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, 350 Whittier St.

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Play Around at the JACC

The Main Hall is set up with Connect Four, a ring toss, limbo, a mini-golf hole, lots of board games, some arts and crafts! Come PLAY AROUND! Dec. 19, 20, 21, 22, 13 from 11 – 4 Dec. 27, 28, 29, 30 from 11 – 7:30 $3/person, $10 for 4

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NAUGHTY OR NICE PARTY

TICKETS: https://red.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&e=2645ec42e3d3952af3ef639965619ca7 This annual holiday fundraising for the Arts Council gets a feisty new feel with adult carnival games, a beer and wine garden, live music, and the 2nd annual LumberJACC Beard & Moustache contest! Grab your friends and head to the JACC to play lively carnival games such as

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