Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait

June 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Whitsell Auditorium

Andrea R. Hanley (Navajo), IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts, Santa Fe

Exhibition curator Andrea Hanley will join us to speak about the exhibition Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait. She will discuss her curatorial process in bringing together the work of three Inuit women artists in visual conversation with each other as well as the cultural history of three generations in Kinngait, a remote Inuit community located in the Arctic region of northern Canada.

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Annie Pootoogook, A Portrait of Pitseolak, 2003 – 2004.
Annie Pootoogook (Inuit, 1969 – 2016), A Portrait of Pitseolak, 2003 – 2004. Pencil crayon and ink on paper, 26 x 20 inches. Edward J. Guarino Collection, Yonkers, New York.