Alma Houston lived among the Cape Dorset artists from 1952 to 1965. In the following years, as Head, Fine Arts Division of Canadian Arctic Producers, she was a catalyst in presenting the art of the Inuit to the world in a prestigious and reputable way. Following her time in the north, Houston started the Houston North Gallery in Lunenberg, Nova Scotia. Alma Houston died in 1998.
Books by Alma Houston
Inuit Art: An Anthology$39.95