Give to KRNN

Arts News

Norah Jones performs on tour in 2010 promoting her album "The Fall."

Curious Juneau: Why do Norah Jones tickets cost over $500?

| Arts & Culture, Business, Curious Juneau, Economy, Featured News, Juneau | No Comments
Professional ticket reselling is rare for events in Juneau. A longtime local event organizer says the nine-time Grammy Award winner's upcoming concert in Juneau has caused the biggest stir she can think of.

Alaska Native arts teacher asks governor to reconsider proposed budget cuts

| Alaska Native Arts & Culture, Arts & Culture, Community, Education, Featured News, Juneau, Politics, State Government | No Comments
Gov. Michael Dunleavy's impending budget cut proposals loomed large at the Governor’s Arts and Humanities Awards last week in Juneau.
Tarah Hargrove poses in front of the mural depicting her story created by students at University of Alaska Anchorage.

Transforming perspectives on trauma through paintings of hope

| Alcohol & Substance Abuse, Arts & Culture, Community, Education, Featured News, Mental Health, Sexual Abuse & Domestic Violence, Solutions Desk, Southcentral, University of Alaska | No Comments
Stories that start with trauma can end with hope. A new set of murals illustrates the transformation of seven Alaskans, and the process of creating them transformed the artists themselves.

With spring whaling around the corner, sinew thread makers are hard at work

| Alaska Native Arts & Culture, Alaska's Energy Desk, Arctic, Arts & Culture, Featured News, North Slope, Subsistence | No Comments
"Everything just falls into place," says Nancy Leavitt of the hard work involved in sinew thread making. "The problems, the stress, the thoughts you have. Most of them just disappear."

DJ Profiles