Governor's Awards for the Arts & Humanities


Thu, 01/26/2017 - 7:30pm

Join us on Thursday, January 26 for an evening filled with performances by Alaskan artists and to celebrate this year's recipients of the Governor's Awards for the Arts and Humanities - an annual partnership between the Alaska Humanities Forum, the Alaska State Council on the Arts, the Alaska Arts and Culture Foundation, and the Office of the Governor to recognize and honor noteworthy contributions to the arts and humanities in Alaska. We will also honor Juneau author Ernestine Hayes who has been named Alaska State Writer Laureate, 2016-18.

VIP Reception (includes admission to the awards)
6:00-7:00PM | $100
Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff Alaska State Library, Archives and Museum Building
395 Whittier Street, Juneau
Join awardees, legislators, and champions of the arts & humanities for a reception prior to the awards ceremony. Enjoy a live performance by break dancer Bri McMillen and on-site art installation by graffiti artist Will Kozloff.

Awards Ceremony
7:30-9:00PM | $25
Juneau Arts & Culture Center
350 Whittier Street, Juneau
Celebrate the 2017 Governor's Awards recipients and the 2017-2019 Alaska State Writer Laureate; enjoy performances by Alaska Youth Choir, aerialist Crystal Worl, film maker Holly Nordlum, and others!


$25 Awards Ceremony; $100 VIP Reception at 6pm (includes entry to the Awards)




Juneau, AK
United States