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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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The IAF Welcomes New Board Members

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The Inuit Art Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of its board members  Beatrice Deer and Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory. Beatrice Deer is a prominent musician, seamstress, and health advocate from Quaqtuq, Nunavik and is now based in Montreal, Quebec. She uses her vocal skill to sing in both a lyrical style and throat-singing. She has produced four albums, including…

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IAF Board Member Mathew Nuqingaq Appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada

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On December 30, 2016 his Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced 100 new appointments to the Order of Canada, including Inuit Art Foundation board member Mathew Nuqingaq. Nuqingaq is a metalworker, jeweller, performing artist, and educator being recognized for his contributions as a jewelry designer and drum dancer. Nuqingaq grew up in Qikiqtarjuaq (Broughton Island),…

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