Doug Smarch Jr. (b.1967)
Artistas / Canada / Tlingit

Doug Smarch Jr. (b.1967)

Douglas Raymond Smarch Jr. was raised in the traditional lifestyle of the Kookhitaan Clan People of the Tlingit Nation. He learned stone, bone and wood carving. In 1996, he left his home territory of Teslin, Yukon to attend the Institute of American Indian Arts, and the San Francisco Arts Institute where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2001. In 2004 he completed his Masters Degree in Design Media Arts at the University of California in Continue reading

Da-ka-xeen Mehner
Artistas / Tlingit / United States

Da-ka-xeen Mehner

Born in Fairbanks, Alaska Some exhibitions Self-constructions, Alaska State Museum Some reading and watching Artist’s website Biography Da-ka-xeen Mehner (Tlingit/N’ishga) uses the tools of family ancestry and personal history to build his art. Born in Fairbanks, Alaska to a Tlingit/N’ishga Mother and Hippy/American father his work stems from an examination of a multicultural heritage and … Continue reading