Alaska Public Media (AKPM) announced that Linda Wei has accepted an offer to work as the organization’s Chief Content Officer. Wei currently works as the Director of Digital Strategies at Nashville Public Television (NPT).
Environmentalist, philanthropist, and former New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg joined Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz at the Anchorage Museum to announce that the city has been named a 2018 Public Art Challenge winner. Anchorage will receive up to $1 million as part of the Public Art Challenge for its project, Solutions for Energy and Equity through Design (SEED) Lab.
This week, GCI’s Channel 907 will provide live coverage of the 2018 Alaska Federation of Natives Convention and will feature additional Alaska Native cultural programming, including AFN Quyana performances and coverage of the 2018 Elders and Youth Conference.
This week, Anchorage Museum Atwood Resource Center staff and volunteers will be engaging with Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN) delegates, attendees and visitors in hopes visitors can identify people, places, notable landscape features or waterways, and elements of the built environment in historic photographs from the museum’s collection.
The popular Mighty Matanuska Brewfest, sanctioned by the Brewers Guild and supported by KAYO, takes place Saturday, October 27 from 6 – 10 p.m. at Raven Hall on the fairgrounds.
On September 21st, 2018 The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Alaska Chapter, is hosting its reimagined biennial fund-raising event at Fox Hollow Chalet, ‘Food of the North.’