Other Design Week Events

AIGA Women Lead Talk

Friday, September 14, 2018 // 4 - 6 pm
Anchorage Museum // 625 C Street
FREE, open to the public

Join us for a series of Ted-style talks celebrating the success of female design leaders in Anchorage. Each short but powerful presentation will focus on addressing the gender disparity and vital discourse facing professional women—while empowering and celebrating our local community. Hosted by AIGA Alaska and part of the AIGA Women Lead initiative. Free, use museum’s 7th Avenue entrance.

Confirmed presenters:

Tiffany Tutiakoff // Northwest Strategies
Kir Moore // Owner // Kir Moore Design and Alaska Design Forum Trustee
Loki Gale Tobin // Women Lead Initiative
Monica Lowman // Freelance Graphic Designer and AIGA Alaska President
Maeve Nevins-Lavtar // Senior Park Planner
Julie Decker // CEO at Anchorage Museum
Jenna Foreman // Lead Geologist for Liberty Field

Get tickets for this and other Design Week events at anchoragedesignweek.org.

Artwork by Anchorage Museum.

DIY Design Workshop: Ski Graphics

Saturday, September 15, 2018 // 10 m - 1 pm
Anchorage Museum // 625 C Street
$50, open to the public

Learn the history of ski design from local ski enthusiasts and the basics of graphic design from industry professionals, then use your newfound knowledge to apply DIY ski graphics on a set you keep as art. Presenters include Alex France, AIGA Alaska; Gemma Amorelli, Triangle Shirts Alaska; Maeve Nevins-Lavtar, Municipality of Anchorage and former competitive freeskier; and Karen Larsen, Creative Space. Hosted by AIGA Alaska. $50, registration required. Materials and instruction provided.

Get tickets for this and other Design Week events at anchoragedesignweek.org.

Artwork by Anchorage Museum.

Appropriation vs. Appreciation Roundtable

Sunday, September 16, 2018 // 3:30 - 5 pm
Anchorage Museum // 625 C Street
FREE, open to the public

How do we maintain the integrity of Alaska Native art in a design ecosystem that frequently requires non-Native designers to produce Alaska Native design elements? AIGA and the Anchorage Museum host an open roundtable to discuss design equity and inclusion, challenge expectations of diversity, and advance conversations about cultural resilience in our community. Free.

Get tickets for this and other Design Week events at anchoragedesignweek.org.

Artwork by Anchorage Museum.

When & Where
Mon, Oct 19, 2020