Playing Favourites: Glenn T., August 28, 2011

8 Sep

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

Where are you from?

Mississauga

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

Yes – Invitation by Chair.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

Because the artist was my relative Dr. Les Livingstone’s guide in 1928 in Pangnirtung.

Posted by: Jessica Cappuccitti, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

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