Playing Favourites: Amir B., December 2nd, 2011

6 Dec

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 Amir with "Winter Scene with Dogs and Igloos" by Emily Pangnerk Illuitok (1943-), Kugaaruk (Pelly Bay), stone, ivory, leather, hide, sinew, MIA Collection

Where are you from?

Canada/Iran

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

Curiosity- learning about the art and culture.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

It shows the lifestyle of the Inuit in a very detailed way. It’s so nicely done with small pieces. It’s easy to understand and look at.

 

Posted by: Karolina Tomaszewska, MIA’s Development Officer

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