History



Alaska Native Arts Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska.  ANAF was created from the collective vision of artists and business leaders to allow artists to access a wide range of potential art markets. ANAF serves as a cultural, marketing and economic development resource. 

Celebrating its tenth year anniversary in 2012, ANAF has provided opportunities for artists and organizations, such as; grant programs, local statewide and national art exhibitions, forums, lectures, conferences, book readings, master artist workshops, buying trips to rural communities across the state, business training for artists-as-entrepreneurs and a venue for artist promotional events.