Playing Favourites: Joshua and Mary P., July 10, 2011

10 Jul

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.

MIA visitors Mary and Joshua P. with “The Fox and the Rabbit” (2007) by David Ruben Piqtoukun (1950 – ), Paulatuk (NWT), Stone, Caribou Antler, Private Collection on Loan to MIA

MIA visitor Joshua and Mary P. with “Creation Story” (2007) by Manasie Akpaliapik (1935 – ), Ikpiarjuk (Arcrtic Bay), Whalebone, stone, ivory, Private Collection on Loan to MIA

Where are you from?

Australia

What brings you to MIA? Is this your first visit?

(Interest in Inuit culture and art.)  We decided to visit Canada and Toronto is our last port of call.  We saw the gallery from the outside and were fascinated by the beautiful art.


Posted by: Jessica Cappuccitti, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

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