September – November 2020

A multi-modal, multi-sited, multi-month, multidiscipline creative festival examining liminal spacethe time between the ‘what was’ and the ‘next,’ time of transitions and a time of not knowing.

Join us for virtual events, conversations, exhibitions and workshops. Experience public art installations in Anchorage. Submit to our online journal for a global sharing of ideas. Join us for films, artist perspectives, zines and podcasts that offer perspectives of people and place.

September explores ideas of shelter, refuge, seclusion, protection and sanctuary, from physical forms to narratives.

October examines landscapes, from the natural word to cultural, political and vernacular landscapes to the body as landscape. October 2-10 has a special emphasis on design and future landscapes.

November focuses on intersectional selves. with an emphasis on women and gender, definitions and re-definitions.

Schedule to be released in August 2020. Watch Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for specific programming announcements.


NXN is made possible with support from:

sponsor logosCRW Engineering Group, LLC

PND Engineers, Inc.

McCool Carlson Green

RSA Engineering, Inc.

Rodney P. Kinney & Associates

Collins Construction

RIM Architects

Frances and David Rose Foundation

Alaskan Industries

AMC Engineers

Corvus Design


BDS Architects