Eskimo Fantastic Art

Swinton, George. Eskimo Fantastic Art. Winnipeg, Man.: Gallery 1.1.1., University of Manitoba, 1972.

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Abstract (English)

Swinton defines different types of fantasy art and relates them to Eskimo oral traditions. Describing the collecting of the stories, the author discusses their qualities in relation to the carvings. Includes a description of a sculpture competition in Povungnituk. 35 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Swinton, George (Curator); Swinton, George (Author); Hammock, Virgil (Prefacer)
Dossier: 354 - GALLERY 1.1.1., SCHOOL OF ART, UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA (Winnipeg)
Collation: 34 p. : 20 ill. ; 31 x 21 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Winnipeg, Man.: Gallery 1.1.1., University of Manitoba
Artists: Paneloo; Axangayuk; Eeteedlooee; Latcholassie; OSHOOWEETOOK "B"; Maniapik, Manasie; Davideealuk; Davideealook; Qumalik, Levi; Sallualuk, Eli; Smith, Isapik; Michaelson, Henry
Critics / Curators / Historians: Swinton, George
Art Organizations: Gallery 1.1.1., School Of Art, University Of Manitoba (Winnipeg)
Event Statement: Exhibition organized by Gallery 1.1.1., University of Manitoba. -Itinerary: 10 - 29 Jan. 1972, Gallery 1.1.1. (Winnipeg) ; 6 Feb. - 3 Mar. 1972, The Student Union Art Gallery, University of Alberta (Edmonton) ; 11 - 28 Mar. 1972, Burnaby Art Gallery.
Keywords: INUIT ART; FANTASY
Copyright Statement: Gallery 1.1.1., University of Manitoba
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 18 Sep 1991
Last Modified: 19 May 2017 14:42
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/3625
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