Playing Favourites: Athena and friends, June 3, 2012

3 Jun

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 Athena and friends with “An Ancient Past” (2010) by Abraham Anghik Ruben (1951-), stone, whalebone, wood, Private Collection

Where are you from?

Sudbury and Sooke, B.C.

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

The sculpture drew us into the museum.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

It is one of several we enjoyed.


Posted by: Karolina Tomaszewska, MIA’s Development Officer

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