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IAF Presents at the Special Senate Committee on the Arctic

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On Monday November 19, 2018, Inuit Art Foundation Executive Director and Inuit Art Quarterly Publisher Alysa Procida was honoured to present at the Special Senate Committee on the Arctic as part of a session to consider the significant and rapid changes to the Arctic and the impacts on Inuit. This session also heard from Gary Baikie, Superintendent, Torngat Mountains National Park (Parks…

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IAF Seeking Two New Board Members

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The Inuit Art Foundation (IAF) is seeking nominations for two (2) positions on its Board of Directors. The IAF is the sole national organization advocating on behalf of Inuit artists throughout Canada and in all artistic disciplines. The Inuit Art Foundation is committed to reflecting its stakeholders throughout the composition of its Board. The IAF’s Board of Directors is composed…

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IAF Seeking an Archival Research Officer 2019

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Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 5PM The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking a full-time Archival Research Officer to work to re-locate, organize, re-house and digitize the rich archive the IAF holds from January 2019 – August 2019. The Research Officer will work with IAF staff, Inuit artists and other cultural institutions to bring forward integral information through the…

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IAF Seeking Program Officer

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The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking applicants for a Program Officer, a short-term Young Canada Works funded contract. Application Deadline: Friday, November 23, 2018 at 5PM The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking to hire a full-time Program Officer to work on its Inuit Art Quarterly Profiles from December 2018 – March 2019. The Program Officer will work with IAF staff, Inuit…

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IAF Seeking an Igloo Tag Facilitator

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The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking applicants for an Igloo Tag Facilitator. Application Deadline: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 5PM The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking a full-time, permanent employee to assist with reimagining the Igloo Tag Trademark. The Igloo Tag Trademark has been used since 1958 to promote art made by Inuit in Canada, which the Inuit Art Foundation accepted…

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IAF Seeking an Archival Research Officer for Fall 2018

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The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking applicants for an Archival Research Officer, a short-term Young Canada Works funded contract. Application Deadline: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 5PM The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking to hire a full-time Archival Research Officer to work on its Inuit Artist Database and to digitize the rich archive the IAF holds from September 2018 –…

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IAF Seeking an Inuit Artist Database Education Officer for Fall 2018

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The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking applicants for an Inuit Artist Database Education Officer, a short-term Young Canada Works funded contract. Application Deadline: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 5PM The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking to hire a full-time Education Officer to work on its Inuit Artist Database from September 2018 – March 2019. The Education Officer will work with…

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IAF Seeking an Inuit Artist Database Program Officer for Fall 2018

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The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking applicants for an Inuit Artist Database Program Officer, a short-term Young Canada Works funded contract. Application Deadline: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 5PM The Inuit Art Foundation is seeking to hire a full-time Program Officer to work on its Inuit Artist Database from September 2018 – March 2019. The Program Officer will work with…

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Inuit Art Foundation Signs First New Igloo Tag Licensees in 45 Years in Conjunction with Comprehensive Community Consultation in Iqaluit, NU

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The Inuit Art Foundation is pleased to announce Inuk gallerist Lori Idlout, owner of Carvings Nunavut, signed the first new Igloo Tag Trademark licence agreement in four decades in Iqaluit, NU, this week. Carvings Nunavut is an Iqaluit-based, family-owned gallery that purchases work directly from Inuit artists as well as supports professional development opportunities for artists, including providing tools, materials…

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Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory Recieves Inaugural Kenojuak Ashevak Memorial Award

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The Inuit Art Foundation is pleased to announce Iqaluit, NU-based artist Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory as the recipient of the inaugural Kenojuak Ashevak Memorial Award. Williamson Bathory is an established multi-disciplinary artist whose practice centres on uaajeerneq (Greenlandic mask dance) and also includes acting, curating, drum-dancing, music and writing. “Kenojuak Ashevak really opened new realms of imagination and new realms that…

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