CALL FOR ART: Community Cookbook

This month the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council is collecting recipes for our June Virtual First Friday Gallery, “Community Cookbook”. Food is a center of so many of our lives, and we all have recipes and flavors that have helped shape who we are.  Participate by submitting one of your

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Virtually First Friday – May 2020

Welcome to the second Virtual First Friday of 2020! We have a lot to share with you this month, in Juneau and across the state! To view everything happening tonight, visit our First Friday page — where we have virtual exhibits, performances, and First Friday specials on food from our

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Scholarship and grant application deadline extended

The application deadline for Major Grants, Individual Artist Grants, and Fine Art Scholarships extended to May 15, while we figure out how to manage the auditions virtually.

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CALL FOR ART FaceMasks

The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council Presents: A call for art for a special May First Friday Virtual Gallery. We are challenging community members to create artistic Face masks and coverings to have presented in a virtual show. Face masks and covering do not have to be functional, and can

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Where has the JACC gone?

March 18, 2020 Hello, On Tuesday, The City Manager’s office called to tell us that the City would be taking over the JACC to serve as an emergency shelter for the community’s homeless population during the Covid-19 emergency. They anticipate needing the facility until fall. The Arts Council had already

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Juneau Arts & Culture Center, Centennial Hall & Convention Center Closed for Public Use Until March 30

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT TO: All Media     FROM: Juneau Arts & Humanities Council RE: Juneau Arts & Culture Center & Centennial Hall Facility Closures MORE INFO:  nancy@jahc.org, meghan@jahc.org, board@jahc.org URLS: www.jahc.org   DATE: 3/16/20 RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Juneau Arts & Culture Center, Centennial Hall & Convention Center Closed

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Winners of Wearable Art 2020: Joie de Vivre Announced

Winners of 2020 Wearable Art Extravaganza Joie de Vivre and Next Year’s Theme Announced The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council is delighted to announce the winners and honorees of the 2020 Wearable Art Extravaganza Joie de Vivre – the 20th anniversary of Wearable Art in Juneau! Jurors K.D. Roope, Nic

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Poetry Omnibus Competition now open

Greetings Poets. The Poetry OmniBus contest is now open.  Access the entry form from the website: juneaupoets.wordpress.com We had many many entries last year, so we ask only one entry per person, please. Please share this information with anyone you think may be interest.  Let me know if you have any

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Bob Banghart joins New JACC effort as executive director

From the New JACC Communications Desk: The Partnership Announces a New Executive Director of the New Juneau Arts & Culture Center (New JACC) We wanted YOU to be the first to know that Robert (Bob) Banghart has been named Executive Director of the New JACC project. Bob is the principal

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Geneva Woods needs a part time art teacher!

The Council is hiring for a part-time art teacher to work at Geneva Woods 4 days/week for the school year. This person works as part of a team of two to offer afterschool homework and arts for elementary school age children in Geneva Woods. Pay is 30/hour. (ACE teacher Job

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