UAA painting professor provokes thought with exhibition in Anchorage Museum

“When I first walked in, the thing that struck me was the level of skill that I saw in the paintings. They are incredibly...

Rich Brian’s debut, ‘Amen,’ blesses the charts

Rising artist Rich Brian, the 18-year-old rapper from Indonesia, releases his debut album

The First Friday of fall preview

Experience new art across downtown Anchorage during this month's First Friday event Oct. 6

Taking classical guitar and percussion to another level

"Mundus Canis: A Guitar and Percussion Concert" will take place Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the UAA Fine Arts Building. Tickets are $9.99 for students, $14.99 for seniors and military and $19.99 for adults.

Biennial faculty art exhibition to show off talent in art department

Erudite Antics, the 11th UAA Faculty Biennial Exhibition returns to the Kimura Gallery on Nov. 12. The exhibition occurs every two years in order...

‘Roseanne:’ The reboot America needed

20 years later, the Connor family tackles modern issues with inclusive comedy

‘Shin Godzilla’ propels Gojira into the 21st century

Thank the lord for the linear thrill ride of “Shin Godzilla.” In a world where white supremacists are on the march again and our...

‘New Kid’ sends important message to children disguised as humorous play

“New Kid,” the next performance on the UAA Theatre and Dance schedule, is a production aimed at Anchorage’s younger audience of elementary-aged students. The...

November First Friday offers wide range of art, photography events

Museums, boutiques and restaurants are once again hosting works of art and events in Anchorage for the First Friday of November.Events at the Anchorage...

‘Radium Girls’ opening this weekend

The UAA Department of Theatre and Dance's production tells the story of one woman's fight for justice against dangerous corporate practices.

Two sides to every story

UAA alumnus displays artwork at ARC Gallery outside of Consortium Library

Localize It: Throw, trim, glaze, repeat

Maxine Feteke's love for ceramics has thrown her into in what UAA's art program has to offer.

Local Artist Spotlight: Brian Schuch

Originating from a background in wilderness survival, Brian Schuch’s knife making follows traditional practices to produce unique, authentic and practical works of art. In under...

Reindeer sausage food quest

On a quest though downtown Anchorage to find the best reindeer hot dog.

Swing by the Anchorage Folk Festival

This year’s schedule packs in over 140 local acts and 40 workshops, with topics ranging from juggling, to Zen of music theory, to swing dancing. Each week of the festival also features a special guest artist.

Upcoming exhibit highlights artists’ majors

“My College Is…” will feature artwork submitted by students majoring in psychology, business, English and geology.

Kick off the school year with live music, food and SNL...

Campus Kick-Off is a huge welcoming party for UAA freshman and returning students. It's a great way to see what UAA has to offer...

Bivy offers internship, aimed at art students

The small space, owned by Simonetta Mignano, is looking for an intern to fill a role working at Bivy for three to six months, four hours a week.

Kim Petras delivers everything you love about halloween in “Turn off...

Kim Petras is back at it again, delivering an eight track mixtape: “Turn off The Light Vol. 1.” It’s just in time for October’s...

Theatre students debut ‘Earthquake ’64’

Upcoming play focuses on impact of Good Friday earthquake on state and nation

Homecoming week packed with activities and competition

Homecoming week is just around the corner, and Student Life and Leadership, USUAA and plenty of other campus clubs and organizations have been busy...

Where to get some grub around UAA

Food in Gorsuch Commons Creekside Eatery The Creekside Eatery, mainly used by students living on campus, offers all-you-can-eat buffet-style meals. Meals can be purchased with meal...

Female perspectives on female bodies

Riva Symko will host a short walk through of the exhibit to point out some of her favorites and interesting facts on March 1, 12:15 - 12:45 p.m.

Find the key to a capella with free event

A capella greets the town with a special event held on campus. It's not a UAA event, but held at the Wendy Williamson Auditorium on...

Rain and Zoe travel to the main stage

"Rain and Zoe Save the World" is about the journey of two teenagers who travel cross-country via motorcycle to join a group of oil protesters. Along the way, Rain and Zoe learn the possible dangers the world may experience.

High school filmmakers aim for international recognition

“It’s very interesting because I’ve always been in a position where I am able to speak for myself because I’ve been raised in a country where my first language is the main language. So, I find it very interesting that I’m able to express someone else’s version of what it’s like to live in a different country,” Cailey Winn, the actress playing Sasha, said.

National juried art competition ‘No Big Heads’ to open for 33rd...

“No Big Heads,” the Hugh McPeck gallery’s annual national self-portrait juried exhibition, is returning for its 33rd year on Oct. 18. The exhibition welcomes...

Art and commerce are the rich man’s game in ‘Beltracchi: The...

In its most striking moments, “Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery” drops its sympathetic eye and watches the artist work.
Students from a wide variety of majors submitted artwork to the 2018 UAA Juried Student Art Show, which opened at the Hugh McPeck Gallery on April 12. The pieces will be on display until April 27.

Juried Student Art Show highlights talents from all majors

Any and all are welcome to submit their pieces to the art show to be judged by a juror

Suit-up and dress for success

JCPenney and UAA are teaming up to help students and alumni find their next professional outfit for a discounted price. The Suit-Up Event is a...