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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Call for Art: Logo for Rock Aaw’k

CALL FOR ART APPLICATION The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council is looking for formline design logo art for the new biennial indigenous music festival, Rock Aaw’k, planned for June 11 – 13, 2021, in Juneau. ROCK AAW’K PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Juneau Indigenous Music Festival, Rock Aaw’k, is a biennial weekend-long

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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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Wooch.eén Yéi Jintuné Class: Free Formline Design with Robert Mills

Free Formline Design Class with Robert Mills! About the Program:  The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council (JAHC) and Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (CCTHITA) are excited to announce the Wooch.eén Yéi Jintuné Series: We Are Working Together – a new Juneau artist residency series. These residences

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Call the Governor today

Our friends at Fairbanks Art Council sent this message with useful links: Start off your weekend with some civic action! The last time I reached out was to encourage you to write to legislators about voting for HB2001, the bill that contains funding for Alaska State Council on the Arts

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In memory of Ivan James

We noted with sadness the passing of Ivan James.  Mr James was an artist from Kake who served his country in the National Guard. He was stationed in the old Armory, now the Juneau Arts and Culture Center, in 1971. That year, the Armory served the community as the morgue at the

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Call for Applications: 2019-20 Gallery Season

Applications are now closed. The 2019-20 Gallery Season will be announced by June 15, 2019. APPLY TO BE A JAHC GALLERY ARTIST! The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council is now accepting applications from artists to exhibit during the 2019-20 Gallery Season. The Gallery Season runs October 2019 – through September

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Call for Art: 2019 JAHC Juried Art Show

The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council is now accepting applications from artists for the 2019 Juried Art Show! You are invited to apply! The JAHC Juried Art Show runs every other year for one month in the JACC Gallery. Our selected juror for the 2019 exhibit: Dan DeRoux. Detailed instructions

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Hiring: 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  (ACE teacher Job Description) The Employment application is attached. The job is open until filled, hopefully soon!

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Hiring: Part-time Art Teacher, and part-time Event Crew

The Council is hiring for a part-time art teacher to work at Geneva Woods 4 days/week for the school year  (ACE teacher Job Description) and for a part-time Event Crew person to assist with events and facility maintenance at the JACC and Centennial Hall (JAHC Event Crew)  The Employment application

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