The Swinton Collection of Inuit Art

Wight, Darlene and Swinton, George. The Swinton Collection of Inuit Art. Winnipeg, Man.: The Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1987.

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Abstract (English)

Artist and educator George Swinton has collected Inuit art since the 1950's and has been instrumental in the creation of the Inuit collection at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. The essays outline the collector's criteria for purchasing this work and discuss the formal qualities and themes expressed in the sculpture and drawings presented here. 23 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Wight, Darlene (Curator); Wight, Darlene (Author); Swinton, George (Author); Phillips, Carol A. (Prefacer)
Dossier: 354 - WINNIPEG ART GALLERY (Winnipeg)
Collation: 120 p. : 181 ill. (3 col.) ; 23 x 31 cm
ISBN: 0889151393
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Winnipeg, Man.: The Winnipeg Art Gallery
Artists: Arnamissa, Jimmy; Alooloo, Peter; Qamanirq, Paniluk; Qamanirq, Philip; Anguhadluq, Luke; Arluk, George; Arnaryuinnaq, Yvonne Kanayuq; Arnasungnaaq, Barnabus; Esa, Marjorie; Ikuutaq, David; Innakatsik, Olive Mamak; Iqulik, Tuna; Ittulukatnak, Martha; Kaluraq, Francis; Kigusiuq, Janet; Kigusiuq, Hanna; Narkjagerk, John; Nuilaalik, Joshua; Qarliksaq, Harold; Qiyuk, Miriam Nanurluk; Tatanniq, George; Tiktaalaaq, David; Tookoome, Simon; Tulurialik, Ruth Annaqtuusi; Akesuk, Lachaulassie; Ashevak, Kenojuak; Etidloie, Etidloie; Kiakshuk; Kingwatsiak, Iola; Niviaksiak; Parr; Parr, Nuna; Eyeetsiak, Peter; Pitseolak, Peter; Tudlik; TUKIKALOOK ("TOOKIE") POOTOOGOOK; Qayaq, Taqialuk; Ayalik, Alice Hedkoak; Eetuk, Irqsutuk; Aliktiluk, Eva Tarlooki; Anowtelik, Luke; Anowtelik, Mary Akjar; Arnayuinak, Thomas; Attok, John; Aulatjut, Elizabeth Nutaraloo; Ivunirjuk, Ivon Michael; Kaviuk, Lucy; Komak, Peter; Okutak, Mathew; Ootnooyuk, Susan; Panigoniak, Andrew; Tasseor, Lucy; Emerak, Mark; Akeeaktashuk; Weetaluktuk, Eli; Weetaluktuk, Syollie; Shuvigar, Eelee; Tiktak, John; Iyaituk, Nutaraaluk; Paningaja, David; Qaunnaaluk, Paulusi; Kiatainaq, Tuukak; Jonansaii; Nowra, Lucassie; Shauk, Jeannie; Ikkidluak, Iola; Qimirqpik, Newgaleak; Peelawajuk, Johann Nutarardjuk; Attark, Antonin; Nartok, Dolorosa; Oogaaq, Fabian; Tungilik, Marc; Johannes, Tommy; Alasua, Aisa Qupirualu; Alasua Amittu, Davidialuk; Qiluqi, Eliassiepik; Irqumia, Juanusialu; Irqumia Kuanana, Juanasi; Quinuajua, Eli Sallualu; Sivuarapi, Aisa Qumalu; Sivuarapik, Charlie; Tukai, Pilupusi; Tukala, Aisa Ajagutaina; Twammie; Uitanga, Lukasi; Uqaitu, Juaniapi Angutigulu; Arluk, George; Ikkuti, Nicholas; Iqulik, Tuna; Kabvitok, Jack; Kavik, John; Akkuardjuk, Paul; Angutialuk, Cecilia Angmadlok; Angutitok, Irene Kataq; Arnadjuk, Cecilia; Aupilarjuk, Mariano; Nanoruk, Alice Utakralak; Peelawajuk, Johann Nutarardjuk; Sanertanut, Paul; Saumik, Bernadette Ivalooarjuk; Siusangnark, Paul; Sivanertok, Christine Aaluk; Tongelik, Bernadette Iguptark; Tungilik, Marc; Ilisituk, Tivi Tuukkuq; Kumak, Elijah Inuluk; Lizzie; Papigatok, Willie Kudluayuk; Saviakjuk, Peter Tullaugaq; Sorusiluk, Mary Iqirquq; Usuitukyuk, Lukassie; Kavik, Johnassie; Mannuk, Johnassie; Qittusuk, Lucassie; Qittusuk, Timothy; Ittiruttak, Josie; Niviaqsiaq, Eeteemunga; Wiktook; Ikkuti, Nicholas
Critics / Curators / Historians: Wight, Darlene
Art Organizations: Winnipeg Art Gallery (Winnipeg)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 13 Sept. - 8 Nov. 1987, Winnipeg Art Gallery.
Keywords: SCULPTURE; DRAWING; INUIT CULTURE; COLLECTION; ARCTIC; SWINTON, GEORGE; WINNIPEG ART GALLERY
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 1988
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:29
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/299
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