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Native Heritage Month Art Event at MTS Firiday

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From: “MTS Gallery” <MTS_Gallery>
Date: October 26, 2010 3:59:05 PM AKDT
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Subject: Native Heritage Month Art Event at MTS Firiday
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MTS Gallery Newsletter November, 2010
MTS Gallery is pleased to host the Alaska Native Heritage Month
kickoff reception and curator talk this coming First Friday, November 5th, featuring our current exhibition, Inspiration, a statewide gathering of Alaska Native art, curated by Ronald Senungetuk.

Inspiration Opening-web

Vistors browse the contemporary Alaska Native art of Inspiration, at its opening at MTS

Please join us on
Friday, November 5th, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
for this special Alaska Native Heritage Month
reception, featuring a talk by Inspiration curator,
Ronald Senungetuk and special live performances by poet Joan Kane & Allison Warden, a.k.a. AKU-MATU

Inspiration is an invitational exhibition intended
to highlight Alaska Native artists from all
regions of Alaska

Evening Schedule:

7:00—7:30 – Mingle & enjoy Inspiration

7:30—7:40 – New work read by poet, Joan Kane

7:40—8:00 – Curator talk by Ronald Senungetuk

8:00—8:30 – Mingle & enjoy Inspiration

8:30—9:00 – Live Music by AKU-MATU

Catering by Crush, Wine Bar & Bistro

Free and open to the public

In addition ot our usual sponsors, this exhibition is made possible in part by The Ciri Foundation, Alaska Native Heritage Month Committee, Koniag, and the City of Homer

MTSGalleryLogo1 2 MTS Gallery
A Non-Profit Independent Art Space
3142 Mountain View Drive

The MTS Gallery, operated by the Trailer Art Center is supported by artists, a grant from the Alaska State Council on the Arts, citizens of the Municipality of Anchorage, the Anchorage Community Land Trust, and the Rasmuson Foundation

Since opening in 2006 the MTS Gallery at the Trailer Art Center has enjoyed several seasons of exciting, high quality visual art exhibitions and performance art to Anchorage.

Join us every First and Third Friday* for exhibition and performance art events as well as every Sat & Sun Noon – 4

And Wed and Thurs 5 – 8

*Gallery closed from Sunday – Thursday prior to each 3rd Friday

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October 27, 2010 at 12:09 am

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Inspiration: an Alaska Native Art Exhibition. MTS Gallery 3rd Friday, October 2010

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October 17, 2010 at 5:02 pm

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Down to the Wire for Sheila Wyne’s Spore Adventure

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This Note From Artist Sheila:

Hey All,

As you know I am down here imbibing the Art Prize event in Grand Rapids Michigan.
It has been an amazing experience so far. I will continue to keep you updated on
happenings here on the ground during the final week of the event. Bruce Farnsworth is managing my Kickstarter fundraising campaign and here is his latest update:

Thanks for your help and patience.


Bruce’s Update:
The Kickstarter fundraising campaign is on the home stretch. As of today 126 of you have become
backers of the Kickstarter campaign. That is absolutely amazing and a tribute to the arts community
in Alaska and the wider world. Sheila needs to go over the goal by $1,700. in order to recoup the 10%
fee charged by Kickstarter and Amazon so don’t stop now!
Thank you so much for your pledges and good wishes.
Those of you who have yet to become backers, now is the time. We are down to the proverbial wire. Please do the following:

Go to Sheila’s kickstarter Project Site:
Watch the video (it’s short and interesting/entertaining)
Become a “Backer” (it’s a simple and secure process)
Follow her updates as she posts them (approximately) daily

Thank you one and all.

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October 6, 2010 at 4:36 am

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