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"Who knew Fairbanks was so fabulous! " Michelle

I Heart My City: Anne’s Fairbanks

This article originally appeared on NatGeo’s Intelligent Travel blog on Jan. 2, 2013. Photographer, writer, and music industry publicist Anne Kristoff splits her time between New York City and wherever … Continue reading

January 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

chickfactor international travelogue: fairbanks, alaska!

Originally appeared on chickfactor.com 12/12/12 fairbanks, alaska! by anne kristoff, a photographer, writer and artist (and formerly a music publicist for missy elliott and ac/dc!) whose work has appeared in … Continue reading

December 12, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Pop Traveler: 11 reasons to visit Fairbanks, Alaska

Originally appeared on USAToday.com 9.24.12 By Anne Kristoff, Special Correspondent for Pop Candy When I tell people I split my time between New York City and Fairbanks, Alaska, I’m often … Continue reading

December 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Place Where You Go To Listen

It’s quiet here. Dead quiet. Deafeningly so. I’m not complaining though. New York City is the annoying polar (no pun intended) opposite. There’s a lot of talk/mention/notation about the light … Continue reading

December 12, 2012 · Leave a comment


You may not know him by name but if you’ve flown in or out of Fairbanks since 2008, if you’ve visited Bassett Army Hospital on Fort Wainwright, or if you’ve … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Countdown to Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s is in 5 Days, you haven’t shopped yet, and your s.o. hates flowers and candy? Never fear, AK is here! MY VALENTINE IS A SUPER HERO: Fly over to … Continue reading

February 10, 2012 · 1 Comment

COLLECTION: Coffee Shacks

I’ve been shooting the coffee shacks around Fairbanks for weeks knowing that they’d be used for my COLLECTION series at some point. With the horrible abduction of a teen barista … Continue reading

February 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Secret’s In The Sauce

Where there’s smoke, there’s bar-be-cue. And if you’ve been paying attention for the past 9 months you may have noticed smoke in parking lots all over town. Lifelong Fairbanksan Jada … Continue reading

February 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

A {blank} grows in Fairbanks: and YOU get to decide what it is!

An art selection committee had been formed and tasked with designing and finding “new art to be located in the grassy area between Cushman and Barnette Streets, just north of … Continue reading

February 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Kickstarting Fairbanks!

photos courtesy of Alaskan Arctic Expeditions For a man who’s spent a lifetime breaking trails on purpose, Joe Henderson is an unlikely proponent of the happy accident. But that’s really … Continue reading

January 27, 2012 · Leave a comment


I come from New York City where things  – like water, fire responders, and trash collectors – just magically appear. Not the case in Fairbanks.  This week’s COLLECTION is an … Continue reading

January 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sunshine and Lollipops

Winter is starting to wear on people. Unsurprisingly, it’s really getting to the people who like to complain all day every day via Tumble and Tweet about everything there could … Continue reading

January 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

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