Playing Favourites: Ivy, Sarphina, Tiffany, Ursula and Nelson, 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 visitors Ivy, Sarphina, Tiffany, Ursula and Nelson with “Memories: An Ancient Past” (2010) by Abraham Anghik Ruben (1951 – ), Paulatuk, NWT/Salt Spring Island, BC, Whalebone, stone, wood, Private Collection on Loan to MIA


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

Yes, the art and sculptures.

Why is this your favourite piece in the collection?

It tells us the old tales and legends in a new way.

Posted by: Jessica Cappuccitti, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

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