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Cape Dorset sculpture

Author: Derek Norton; Nigel Reading
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press ; Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"This book showcases a collection of 71 outstanding works of contemporary Inuit stone sculpture, a few related graphic works and some classic older carvings. All the artists are from the community of Cape Dorset, Nunavut, in the Arctic, the community that has had the single greatest impact on the worldwide recognition of Inuit art." "Featured in this book are new sculptures by 44 leading artists, many of whom were  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Derek Norton; Nigel Reading
ISBN: 9780295984780 0295984783
OCLC Number: 56876440
Description: vii, 136 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Introduction: looking back at Cape Dorset by Terry Ryan --
The art and artists of Cape Dorset by Derek Norton and Nigel Reading --
Inside the igloo: life in the community and the home --
Outside the igloo: arctic wildlife and life on the land --
Beyond the igloo: shamans and spirits.
Responsibility: Derek Norton, Nigel Reading ; introduction by Terry Ryan ; photographs by Kenji Nagai.
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"This book showcases a collection of 71 outstanding works of contemporary Inuit stone sculpture, a few related graphic works and some classic older carvings. All the artists are from the community of Cape Dorset, Nunavut, in the Arctic, the community that has had the single greatest impact on the worldwide recognition of Inuit art." "Featured in this book are new sculptures by 44 leading artists, many of whom were instrumental in shaping the look and direction of Inuit art. The artists contribute stories and personal insights about their sculptures."--Jacket.

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