KEY SELLING POINTS 1. MAJESTERIAL: Lavishly illustrated with approximately 100 images, Creation and Transformation is the most comprehensive book of Inuit art published to date. 2. WORLD CLASS: Canada's oldest civic art institution, the Winnipeg Art Gallery celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2012, so there will be much attention on its collection throughout the year. There are 11,000 Inuit pieces in their collection, making it the largest and most diverse in the world. 3. AUTHENTIC: The text includes commentary from the artists themselves, t just art historians. 4. INTERNATIONAL APPEAL: There is strong interest in Inuit Art in Europe and there are many European collectors who will want to have this book in their library.
Darlene Coward Wight has curated over 70 group and solo exhibitions of Inuit Art at the Winnipeg Art Gallery and has been published in numerous articles and 18 exhibition catalogues. She lives in Winnipeg, MB.