Doug Smarch Jr: From the Inland Tlingit community of Teslin, Smarch attended San Francisco Arts Institute and earned a BFA. He then went on to earn a Graduate Degree in Design Media Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles. Smarch has had his media based work in several significant national and international exhibitions that include Sakahàn: International Indigenous Art at the National Gallery of Canada, Traditions of Change in the Nordamerika Native Museum in Zurich, and The Road: Constructing the Alaska Highway, which has been exhibited at the Art Gallery of Alberta and the Yukon Arts Centre Gallery.