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Alaskan’s Miniature Mask Wins Jackie Autry Honors

Alaskan’s Miniature Mask Wins Jackie Autry HonorsGlenda McKay, an Athabascan Alaskan, won the Jackie Autry Purchase Award for her miniature Snow Owl Mask entry at the 2008 annual Native American Intertribal Arts Marketplace at the Autry National Center of the American West, held Nov. 8-9, 2008, in Los Angeles.

Ms. McKay's entry, made from handcarved walrus ivory, 70 whale baleen inlays, porcupine claw beak, feathers and caribou sinew, was purchased for the Autry's permanent collection.
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Mexican Revolution Culture, Contemporary Western Art Exhibits Offer Fresh Look at the West

Mexican Revolution Culture, Contemporary Western Art Exhibits Offer Fresh Look at the West Two excellent Western art exhibitions on tap at the Autry National Center of the American West in Los Angeles-one open now and the other starting November 1-offer a new look at Mexican popular culture and contemporary views of what the West means to ...
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40th Annual C.M. Russell Art Auction Sets All New Records

40th Annual C.M. Russell Art Auction Sets All New Records The 40th Annual C.M. Russell Auction, held March 12-15, 2008, eclipsed last year's record-setting $2.4 million weekend with an auction total of just under $3 million.

Highlights of the 2008 event, which took place at Great Falls, Mont., included a sin...
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