Playing Favourites: Pat K., June 11th, 2012

12 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 Pat K., with “Iqaluulamiluuq Waiting for Her Baby to Surface” (2008) by Mattiusi Iyaituk (1950-), Akulivik, Nunavik, Stone, caribou antler, muskox horn

Where are you from?

Seatle area.

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

Yes, I had seen info in guide books and was intrigued.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

I love the flowing musk-ox horn, how it ‘s put int the artwork. So glad I came.

Posted by: Brittany Holliss, MIA’s Assistant Educational Coordinator