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Playing Favourites: Leon C., May 27th 2012

27 May

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 Leon with “Woman Holding Her Child” (c. 1968) by Johnny Inukpuk RCA (1911-2007), Inukjuak, Stone, Private Collection

Where are you from?

New York.

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

Visiting Sister.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

“Woman Holding Child.” I am expecting a child.

Posted by: Emma Ward, MIA’s Visitor Services Officer