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THE DRAKE HOTEL INUIT ART SYMPOSIUM + DINNER
MZ’MAANGA (Inuktitut for “from here”), on exhibit until February 8, 2017

January 29 | Symposium @3-5:30PM_FREE, Drake Underground and Dinner @6-10PM_$35

To launch The Drake Hotel’s current exhibition, MzMaanga, Drake Art is hosting an Inuit Art Symposium to discuss current issues surrounding contemporary Inuit art practice. The exhibition features Cape Dorset, an Arctic community that is internationally renowned for genre-defining drawings + printmaking. Celebrate the launch of this special collection with a panel discussion followed by a dinner inspired by the Arctic.

The symposium will be moderated by Mia Nielsen, The Drake’s Head of Cultural Programming.

Speakers include:
Gaetane Verna, Director, Power Plant
Andrew Hunger, Fredrik S. Eaton Curator, Canadian Art, Art Gallery of Ontario
Saimaiyu Akesuk, featured Mz’Maanga artist

Make your reservation by calling 416.531.5042 x1 or emailing host@thedrakehotel.ca

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This exhibition is presented in partnership with Dorset Fine Arts