Ekemo Studios sculptures and carvings have been collected by many notable personalities and collectors from around the world. All of the Artist are Alaskan Artists. Each piece is made by hand. Over 40 years of carving & Sculpture excellence in Alaska.
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R.J. Ekemo : Alaskan Artist
Cordova, Alaska 1949. Ekemo attended the Alaska Methodist University and the University of Alaska from 1968 to 1972. In 1972 Ekemo started Ekemo Studios, doing sculpting and carvings in ivory stone and fossil bone. In 1976 Ekemo moved to Seattle and was a partner in North Coast Trading Co.. With a larger staff and as many as thirty diverse artists and craft persons Ekemo experimented with many different media. Eventualy moveing back to Anchorage and in 1990 moved Ekemo Studios to Eagle River Alaska.
D. Norman Oakland : Alaskan Artist
Norman's does most of our preping and finishing work. Since 1994 has been assisting other artists at Ekemo Studios in the prep and finish and technical aspect of their work. Norman makes a series of dolls, bowls, soapstone masks, the cut out and assembly of our stone panels, restoration and repairs.
Charles Oakley : Alaskan Artist
Chaz grew up on a homestead in Ninilchick, Alaska. He attended Minneapolis College of Art and Design, and was an apprentice for Professor Al Wadzenskie, a known bronze sculptor. Chaz is currently producing work in Bone and Stone . Chaz likes to pan for gold and do spray-can art at the fairs and festivals around Alaska.
Brian Ashmore : Alaskan Artist
Brian currently living in Anchorage. Brian started carving at Ekemo Studios in the fall of 2015. Brian is currently doing work in stone and bone.
John Thede : Alaskan Artist
Kylie Fishe r: Alaskan Artist