An Afterlife for the Church of Love?

This story originally appeared in the March 2017 issue of 61°North Magazine. Spenard Road has always attracted an off-kilter attitude to match its meandering path. In the city grid, Spenard stands out. Now, thanks to a $3 million grant from ArtPlace America, the area...
24 hours in Homer

24 hours in Homer

Homer’s many names describe it well: The Halibut Fishing Capital of the World. The End of the Road. The Cosmic Hamlet by the Sea. Wrapped up in Kachemak Bay and the Kenai Mountains at the terminus of the Sterling Highway, it’s a place where otters bob between boats in...
24 hours in Ketchikan

24 hours in Ketchikan

Photos and story by Bailey Berg Anchored to the banks of the Revillagigedo Island, Ketchikan has lured visitors in as regularly as the spawning salmon that swim up Ketchikan Creek each summer.    With cultural authenticity, historic charm and unspoiled wilderness just...

4 Artistic Alaskan Album Covers

This story originally appeared in the August 2016 issue of 61° North Magazine. With most music being streamed on subscription services, creative album covers are sadly becoming obsolete. ShareADN decided to highlight local musicians who are unyielding in keeping this...

Shades of Gray

This story originally appeared in the August 2016 issue of 61° North Magazine. When he first began to draw, Dave Diaz focused on eyes. Enthralled by their structure and intensity, he paid special attention to the shapes, the contrasts and the way the light seemed to...