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Another beautiful event: inauguration of artwork by Couzyn van Heuvelen on September 7th 2017 in Ottawa

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Inauguration of artwork by Couzyn van Heuvelen in conjunction with the story From the North to Ottawa’s Southway Inn!

Above, inauguration of public artwork with, from left to right: Elisapee Sheutiapik, artist Couzyn van Heuvelen, the Zlepnig family. Below, artist Couzyn van Heuvelen and detail of his sculpture. Photos by Caroline Boileau

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Media reports

Nunatsiaq Online, Ottawa September 8th, 2017

Silver qamutik honours Inuit visitors to old Ottawa hotel, article by Lisa Grégoire

 

APTN news Ottawa, September 8th, 2017

Celebrating the place where Inuit travellers stayed in Ottawa

 

CBC NEWS Ottawa, September 6th, 2017

New sculpture at former Southway Inn to commemorate long Inuit history-

Closed since 2015, former Ottawa hotel ‘went out of its way to make people feel welcome’