Thursday, January 29, 2015 Juneau Arts and Culture Center
5:30 PM: VIP Reception at KTOO @360
6:30 PM: Opening Reception at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center - light fare and libations
7:30 PM: Awards Ceremony
Live performances by Alaskan artists!
Governor’s Awards for the Arts
- Arts Education Award:Leslie Matz, Fine Arts Department Chair, Dimond High School, Anchorage
- Individual Artist:Margo Klass, Visual Artist, Fairbanks
- Arts Organization:Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka
- Alaska Native Arts:Sealaska Heritage Institute, Juneau
Governor’s Awards for the Humanities
- Dr. Talis Colberg, Campus Director, University of Alaska Mat-Su College, Palmer
- Annette Evans Smith, President and CEO, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Anchorage
- Dr. Aldona Jonaitis, Director, University of Alaska Museum of the North, Fairbanks
- Allison Warden, Interdisciplinary Artist and Founder/Artistic Director at Uyalunaq, Anchorage
Alaska State Writer Laureate
- Frank Soos, Professor Emeritus, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
View the complete list of past recipients of the Governor’s Awards for the Arts.
View the list of past State Writer Laureate appointees.