Alaska Native Art

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Masks hold memory

Spirits animals protect

Healing strength of art

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I’m in Anchorage for a two day training related to my job. I visited the Alaska Native Medical Center and spent an hour mesmerized by it’s extensive collection of Alaska Native art work.

IMG_0610 These are just a few masks. More art work to come. Enjoy.

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9 Comments on “Alaska Native Art

  1. How cool! Pretty soon you will have visited and lived among all of our Native American cultures. Love you

      • How fascinating that you are beginning to explore the ancient culture you find yourself living amongst. There are often reasons for things that happen to us – maybe your job in Alaska will lead you into areas of knowledge that are of benefit to you. The masks look like they carry messages from the past and ways of thinking to precious to be forgotten.

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