Alaska Native Art by Susan W. Fair
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Alaska Native Art
By Susan W. Fair

Alaska Native Art

Tradition, Innovation, Continuity

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Alaska Native Art by Susan W. Fair

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Ranging from the islands of the Bering Sea to Alaska's interior forests, "Alaska Native Art" celebrates the rich art of Alaska's Native peoples, both setting their work in the context of historical traditions and demonstrating the vibrant role it continues to play in contemporary Alaskan culture. "Alaska Native Art" showcases a staggering array of types of art - from beadwork to ivory carving, basketry to skin sewing - from Aleutian Islander, Pacific Eskimo, Tlingit, Athabaskan, Yup'ik, and Inupiaq artists, as well as full-color photographs of artists at work. Lavishly produced, and featuring a fascinating study by author Susan W. Fair of the concept of tradition in the modern world, it is a tribute to the incredible vision of Alaska's Native artists.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781889963822
ISBN-10: 1889963828
Format: Paperback
(266mm x 215mm x 23mm)
Pages: 312
Imprint: University of Alaska Press
Publisher: University of Alaska Press
Publish Date: 11-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Susan W. Fair

Susan W. Fair (1948-2003) was a folklorist, curator, and advocate for Native peoples, and published extensively on Alaska Native art.

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