Alianait, NACA select 2012 summer festival logo
Naya Maurice of Iqaluit wins competition for second year in a row
The Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association and Iqaluit’s Alianait Arts Festival have found a design for their 2012 summer festivals.
After receiving hundreds of votes on the Alianait festival website from people all over Nunavut and around the world, a design by Naya Maurice of Iqaluit was selected as this year’s winner, the two arts organizations announced April 27.
The theme of the design: Arctic Connections.
Maurice, who works for the Nunavut Department of Human Resources, is a participant in the Government of Nunavut’s Sivuliqtiksat internship program.
Last year, her design of a raven also won the competition.
Maurice receives $500, two Alianait Festival passes, and six festival t-shirts for her winning design.
Raymond Aliktiluk won second prize, $250 and one Alianait Festival pass, which includes a t-shirt and CD.
Pascale Arpin won third prize, $250 plus two tickets to an Alianait Arts Festival show and a t-shirt.