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Alaska Positive 2012

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Alaska Positive 2012
Curated by: Holly Andres

395 Whittier Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
November 2nd, 2012 - January 12th, 2013
Opening: November 2nd, 2012 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.museums.state.ak.us/asm/asmho...
COUNTRY:  
United States
EMAIL:  
lisa.golisek@alaska.gov
PHONE:  
907.465.2901
OPEN HOURS:  
Summer 8:30am to 5:30pm daily, May 13, to mid-September. Winter hours 10am to 4pm Tuesday through Saturday from September 27 to mid-May. Open free the first Friday of every month from 4:30 until 7pm
TAGS:  
photography

DESCRIPTION

Statewide juried photographic exhibition organized and toured by the Alaska State Museum. Now in its 40th year, Alaska Positive is the State Museum's biennial photography competition open to entrants from across the State. Its purpose is to encourage the practice of photography as an art form in Alaska. Juror Holly Andres has had solo exhibitions in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Istanbul, Turkey, and Portland Oregon, where she lives and works. Her juror's lecture will be on October 17 at 7 p.m. at the State Museum. She will also present a lecture in Anchorage at the University of Alaska Anchorage Arts Building, room 116 at 7 p.m.