Playing Favourites: Dena S, August 8, 2011

11 Aug

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 Dena S. with “Freedom of Flight” (2009) by Abraham Anghik Ruben (1951 – ), Paulatuk, NWT/Salt Spring Island, BC, Stone, Metal, MIA Collection

MIA visitor Dena S. with the globe, discovering the distance between her home country, Germany and the Arctic.

Where are you from?

Germany (Cologne)

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

Yes.  Interest in Inuit art.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

Because it was pretty!

Posted by: Jessica Cappuccitti, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

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