Siilavut, Nunavut • Our Environment, Our Land (1999) by Kenojuak Ashevak, Inuit artist (I120903)
Medium: lithograph. Size: 22 x 30 inches (each diptych panel). April 1st, 1999 marked the official inception of the new Territory of Nunavut in Canada's Arctic. To commemorate this historic event, Dorset Fine Arts released a special edition of 99 prints by Kenojuak — a large diptych entitled Siilavut, Nunavut (Our Environment, Our Land).
The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada - Ages 4 to 7
The Learning Circle has been produced to help meet Canadian educators' growing need for elementary-level learning exercises on First Nations. It is the first in a series of four classroom guides on First Nations in Canada.
At MIA, we strive to foster connections between our visitors and the objects within the Museum's collections so that meaningful learning leads to change, development and a desire to learn more. In MIA's M. and G. Thiel Educational Centre, we provide a variety of hands-on art and cultural activities from 12pm to 4pm every weekend.…