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Curatorial Tour with asinnajaq and Barbara Fischer

A program of: Qaggiq: Gathering Place

Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 6-8pm

Join the curators of the Qaggiq: Gathering Place for a tour of the exhibition. asinnajaq is an independent filmmaker, curator and writer living in Montreal. Barbara Fischer is director of the Art Museum at the University of Toronto.

Qaggiq: Gathering Place brings together a selection of video works by the internationally renowned Isuma artists’ collective. Officially founded in 1990 by Zacharias Kunuk, Paul Apak Angilirq, Pauloosie Qulitalik, and Norman Cohn in Igloolik, Nunavut, this first ever Inuit production company produces video from an Inuit point of view, which includes language, story telling, and ways of thinking.


University of Toronto Art Centre

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Image: Isuma, The Journals of Knud Rasmussen, 2006. © Isuma Distribution International. Courtesy of ISUMA and Vtape.


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