Friday Night Insight - Inuit culture
Date: October, 19th 2012 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Nunavut’s Culture on Cloth – A Curator’s Talk
Judith Varney Burch, curator of the textile exhibit Nunavut’s Culture on Cloth on display this Fall at the Tongass Historical Museum, will present a slide lecture and presentation about the art and culture of the Inuit people of the Baker Lake area. Ms. Burch is an Inuit art specialist and research collaborator to the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center. Her exhibit, which features a collection of 19 tapestries created by Baker Lake artists, has traveled to more than 14 countries.
Southeast Alaska Discovery Center