Virtual and In-Person First Friday, October 2020

Featured events in Juneau and across the state for the month of October:

JAHC: Juneau Ex-Pats Group Exhibition

The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council presents a virtual exhibition in a new online gallery space featuring the work of four Juneau Ex-Pats: Marti Early, Karen Suderman, Mary Kurt-Mason, and Dianne Anderson.
Also, visit our Community Showcase and post pictures of your disguises all month! What costumes are you making for yourself, family and pets! Share the Halloween spirit at

Sealaska Heritage: Virtual Q&A with Tlingit artist Lee Burkhart

SHI will host a live, virtual Q&A on Facebook with multi-disciplinary Tlingit artist Lee Burkhart of Sitka. Find out more about Lee here:

Alaska State Museum: Simply Big 1970-2020: Large Artworks from the Alaska State Museum Collection

VIRTUAL EVENT: 10/2/20 at 4:30- 10/31/20 at 4PM
The online companion to the Museum’s 2020 summer exhibit by the same name, Simply Big is an exhibit of large format artworks from the Alaska State Museum collection made between 1970 and 2020 by renowned artists from around the state. It includes works that have not been on exhibit before as well as recent acquisitions made possible by the Rasmuson Foundation.
Harbor tea & Spice: We are Open!
175 South Franklin St, Suite 105
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Our store is cautiously open. Come in and receive a free gift just for stopping by and saying Hi. And 10% off between 4:30 and 6:30

Juneau Artists Gallery: Juneau Appreciation Sale

175 South Franklin St, Juneau 99801
10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
The Juneau Artists Gallery is celebrating a “Locals Appreciation Days Sale” Oct 1st thru 4th. Everything is 15% off — some items up to 60% off. Thank you Juneau! Get your holiday shopping started early at our only storewide sale.
Please visit our new website and check out our regular posts on facebook.
Winter hours are Wednesday through Sunday 11-5:30 beginning October 1st. Find us on the ground floor of the Senate Building, 175 South Franklin.

Devil’s Club Brewing Company: Meet me In Alaska, Kelsey Erickson-Kizer

100 N. Franklin St.
4:30 PM – 8 PM
Calling all villains, mischief makers, and misfits! This is our time to shine!
As summer comes to a close and fall takes over, we start to think about the upcoming weather and darker days and of course, Halloween! Kelsey has always loved Halloween and the revered and infamous characters intwined into this lovely season. So head down to Devil’s Club, grab some wicked brew, and admire the hand painted mascots of the season.

Coppa: Lily Hope, opening her art show, “DOCUMENTS”

917 Glacier Avenue #102
4:30 PM – 5 PM
ALL earrings are only $100 (the biggies usually retail on for $150/pair!). Get yours before they’re gone. Only valid in person at COPPA for the month of October, until supplies last.

Annie Kaill’s: Gallery Benefit Auction

124 Seward St. Juneau, AK 99801
10:00 AM Oct 2nd – 5:00 PM Oct 11th
Come join us for an event filled with amazing art and extraordinary crafts! Our “Gallery Benefit Auction” is the brain-child of Juneau’s own, Rick Clair, and his artist-wife, Lynda Giguere. They knew that Annie Kaill’s has been struggling during this crazy Covid time, and came up with the creative idea of an artist-driven auction benefiting Kaill’s!
Participate In-Store or Online
To view the show, come into Annie Kaill’s, follow the link on our website, or check out our social media on Instagram and Facebook! If you’re in the store you can submit bids in person. You can visit our website, follow the link and then either call the store or email bids. Or you can view items on Instagram and Facebook and place bids via personal message, email or by commenting on the image

Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council: Local Ketchikan Arts Businesses

330 Main Street, Ketchikan, AK 99901
10/2/2020 @ 2:00 PM – 10/04/2020 @ 5:00 PM
Check out local Ketchikan Art Businesses during our ARTober Art Walk and Online Marketplace! Over 20 arts businesses will be participating featuring online sales and specials. The Main Street Gallery will be feature a solo exhibit by cut-paper artist Sara Dove Orozco. The exhibit may be viewed online at throughout the month of October. The Online Art Business Marketplace will be viewable October 2nd through the 4th.

Crystal Cudworth: Virtual Open House
4:00 PM – 5 PM
This is a virtual open house for my new studio space at the Arcticorp building. Please come by via Facebook Live to see newly finished paintings for sale. This is also an informal Q&A about the work.