Friday, April 22, 2005

Inuit Art Advocate James Houston Dies At 83

Canadian James Houston who pretty well helped start the contemporary Inuit art industry died on Sunday at the age of 83. He introduced the world to contemporary Inuit art sculpture and taught the Inuit techniques on print making. For the news story on New York Times, see Inuit Art Advocate James Houston.

For other articles which described James Houston's involvement in Inuit art, see the Evolution of Contemporary Inuit Art and the Birth of Inuit Art Prints.

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