Playing Favourites: Coriolana S. and Douglas W., July 7, 2011

7 Jul

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 Coriolana S. with "Shaman" (c. 1980s) by Judas Ullulaq (1937 - 1999), Uqsuqtuuq (Gjoa Haven), Stone, Caribou Antler, Whalebone, MIA Collection

MIA visitor Coriolana S. and Douglas W. with "Spirits" (c. 1972 - 1974) by Karoo Ashevak (1940 - 1974), Talurjuak (Spence Bay), Stone, Bone, Baleen, MIA Collection

Where are you from?

Near Washington, DC

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

Yes.  Love and collect Inuit sculpture.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

Love Judas’ work – good sense of humor.

Posted by: Jessica Cappuccitti, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

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