Agiarqtiit Carvers Society Library

By August 23, 2017
Charlie Kogvik and an unidentified woman pack Library Boxes with videotapes and books before they go north, 1992


1992: The IAF compiles Library Boxes that include instructional videos, back issues of the IAQ, art posters, heath and safety information and tool and art supply catalogues, which are shipped to the Agiarqtiit Carvers Society in Kimmirut, Hopedale, the Iluayummiut Artists Association  in Kinngait, Ivujuvik, the Kinqunik Artists’ Society in Uqsuqtuuq (Gjoa Haven), Makkovik, Nain, the Rankin Inlet Art Society, Tuktoyaktuk, the Uqqurmiut Centre for Arts and Crafts in Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), and the Yellowknife Correctional Centre. In 1994, additional boxes are sent to Kugaaruk (Pelly Bay) and Umiujaq.

Click here to read more about the Agiarqtiit Carvers Society Library in the Summer 1993 Inuit Art Quarterly!