Playing Favourites: Natalie S., October 30, 2011

1 Nov

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 Natalie S. with “Amauti” (2009) by Irene Avaalaaqiaq (1941- ), Qamani’tuaq (Baker Lake), fabric, thread, glass beads, Sprott/MIA Collection.

Where are you from?

Toronto

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

In the area for the Writers’ Festival. First time here at the museum!

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

As a designer, I really appreciate all of the handiwork and creativity that goes into creating a piece like this.

Posted by: Kate Mossman, MIA’s Development Officer

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