Playing Favourites: Vivien J., 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 Vivien J. with “Memories: An Ancient Past” by Abraham Anghik Ruben (1951 – ), Paulatuk, NWT, Whalebone, stone, wood, Private Collection on Loan to MIA

Where are you from?

Toronto

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

Yes.  Showing a tour if Toronto.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

The energy coming from the piece was amazing.  I wanted to be wrapped in it.

Posted by: Jessica Cappuccitti, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

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