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Norse Voyages and Inuit Mythology Merge in Contemporary Art Exhibition

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian presents “Arctic Journeys/ Ancient Memories: The Sculpture of Abraham Anghik Ruben,” an exhibition that explores parallels between the ancient arctic cultures of the Viking/Norse and Inuit through bold sculptures of stone, bronze and bone. The exhibition opens Friday, Oct. 5, in Washington, D.C., in the museum’s Sealaska Gallery and will be on view through Jan. 2, 2013. It is presented in conjunction with the 18th Inuit Studies Conference, Oct. 24-28, in Washington, D.C.

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