“Nobody has seen a moosehide boat in sixty years. I have never seen a birch bark canoe in my life. I have never seen a qayaq. And I have never seen a dugout canoe being built. Now they are here in front of us.” – Inland Tlingit elder Douglas Smarch, Sr.
Amazing job Kiliii Yuyan! Thank you for sharing your journey with us.
The IAF is thrilled to announce that it has taken ownership of the Igloo Tag Trademark!!!! We are looking forward to working with artists, communities, collectors, distributors and other stakeholders on the future of this iconic mark.
'Sikumi Inuugama' (I Was Born on the Ice) - an original poem written and performed at Qaggiavuut's Red Wall in Iqaluit, by the profound and enigmatic Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory an Indigenous Inuk artist and performer of uaajeerneq, a traditional Greenlandic mask dance and form of storytelling and poetry.