«Issues of personal, family, and cultural identity
continue to be at the heart of my work. I use traditional symbols and patterns, and nontraditional mediums to illustrate these ideas.»
Sonya Kelliher-Combs grew up in Nome, Alaska. She studied at the University of Fairbanks and Arizona State University. Her works have been honored with numerous awards. The artist lives and works in Anchorage, Alaska.
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