TITLE

Inuit Tapestry, Comes of Age

AUTHOR(S)
Hickman, Deborah
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Fall2011, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author offers observations on her visit to the Uqqurmiut Centre of Arts and Crafts in Pangnirtung, Nunavut. Particular focus is given to the Inuit tapestries that were produced there which depict the unique nature of Inuit culture. Various images of the weavings are provided including "Qaqqilutuk," by Malaya Akulukjuk and Anna Etuangat, "Raven and Seagull," by Lypa Pitsiulak and Kathy Battye, and "Cleaning Sealskins," by Annie Kilabuk and Kawtysie Kakee.
ACCESSION #
67253274

 

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