Playing Favourites: Lucy W., July 24, 2011

24 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 Lucy with “Qamutik” (c. 1930s) by Etungat Aksayuk, CM (1901-1996), Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), Ivory, Gut, String, MIA Collection

Where are you from?


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

We were passing and thought it looked interesting.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

Its a mini scene, a means of travel through the snow. Very intricate.

Posted by: Alysa Procida, MIA’s Educational Coordinator

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