IRENE AVAALAAQIAQ: MYTH AND REALITY.

By: Nasby, Judith.

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Book Condition: Fine


128 pp, 8vo (9" H). Colour and b&w illustrations. "Inuit artist Irene Avaalaaqiaq is best know for her remarkable wall hangings, which reveal a rich tradition of spirit and shamanistic imagery. In this first critical retrospective of Avaalaaqiaq's work, Judith Nasby discusses her life and art as well as her commitment to preserving her Inuit heritage and making it accessible to an international audience."

Title: IRENE AVAALAAQIAQ: MYTH AND REALITY.

Author Name: Nasby, Judith.

Illustrator: Irene Avaalaaqiaq.

Categories: Canada - Native Peoples, Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art,

Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2002

ISBN Number: 0773524401

ISBN Number 13: 9780773524408

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 16753

Keywords: Inuit artists, Women, Irene Avaalaaqiaq, Wall hangings, Tapestries, Spirits, Shamanistic, Imagery, Heritage, Social history, Cultural, Canadian, Arctic, Cape Dorset, Baker Lake, Qamanittuaq, Caribou, Transformation, Drawings.,