Burke Family Donation to the American Friends of the NGC
Kenojuak Ashevak, Colourful Sentinel, 1980, lithograph. Loan courtesy of the American Friends of the National Gallery of Canada, through the generosity of the Burke Family, Chicago, Illinois. Photo: NGC
Through the American Friends of the National Gallery of Canada, and with the generosity of the Burke Family of Chicago, Illinois, a collection of Inuit works was donated to the National Gallery of Canada. In 2014, the American Friends also received generous donations from Susan and Thomas Brock of a painting by Wanda Koop From Green ZoneSeries, along with a 2015 donation from Thierry de Duve of an installation by Ron Martin: Bottle (Jar) of Paint, Tube of Paint, Box of Paint, 1988.