Playing Favourites is a running series featuring MIA visitors, staff and volunteers with their favorite objects in our collection. Playing Favourites is open to every person at MIA, so please let us know if you’d like to participate the next time you visit.
Fran, an MIA visitor, next to “Table and Chairs” (2010) by Mesut Celebie (1952 – ) from Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Stone, Private Collection on Loan to MIA.
Where are you from?
What brings you to MIA? Is this your first visit?
I came looking for a sun hat and wandered into what turned out to be an Inuit museum.
Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?
It caught my eye – table with chairs plus knives and forks. It’s so unique.
Posted by: Alysa Procida, MIA’s Educational Coordinator