Playing Favourites: Robert S., 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 visitor Robert S. next to “Dancing Bear” by Pauta Saila, RCA (1916-2009) from Kinngait (Cape Dorset), c. 1970s , Stone, Private Collection on Loan to MIA

Where are you from?

Toronto, ON

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

I am a member.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

There is much to like in the collection but I love this piece because of the way the artist has combined the massive with a wonderful lightness.

Posted by: Jessica Cappuccitti, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

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