Visual Arts Programming at FAA includes managing The Bear Gallery on the third floor of the Pioneer Park Centennial Center for the Arts, holding three Juried shows: Patterns of Influence (February), Interior Artisans (April), and 64th Parallel (October). Other yearly shows include Up With Art (March), Rarefied Light (December) and the biennial Quilt Alaska exhibit (Summer).
2016 Bear Gallery Schedule:
February : Patterns of Influence: Vessel
March : Up With Art
April : 30th Annual Interior Artisans
May: All Alaska Juried Biennial
June: Cartoon North II
July: Quilt Alaska Biennial
August: Hannah Rose Berry & Seth Adams
September: Wendy Croskrey & Yumi Kawaguchi
October: 31st Annual 64th Parallel
November: Limited Edition: An Open Exhibition of Small Works
December: Rarefied Light
There are also occasional lectures and classes offered for visual artists. Upcoming workshops.