sacred chilkat robe
SHI will hold a public ceremony for the return of a sacred Chilkat robe recently acquired on eBay. The ceremony will take place at 1:30 on Tuesday, Dec. 1, at the Walter Soboleff Building. Eagle and Raven representatives will lead the event, which is free and open to the public. (Original Story)
NWC Art Evolution
The lecture The Antiquity and Evolution of Northwest Coast Art by Steve Brown is now online. In his talk, he shows some of the oldest Northwest Coast objects ever found and discusses how the art form has evolved.
Art, Math Workshop
SHI is sponsoring a free workshop for educators on the connection between math and formline design. The class will be taught by master Tsimshian artist David R. Boxley, who worked on the monumental house front in the Walter Soboleff Building. Geared toward educators in Juneau, Hoonah, Angoon and Hydaburg. (Flyer) (Register)