2020 Cape Dorset Graphics Collection

Includes Saimaiyu Akesuk, Pee Ashevak, Shuvinai Ashoona, Qavavau Manumie, Johnny Pootoogook, Malaija Pootoogook, Quvianaqtuk Pudlat, Nujalia Quvianaqtuliaq, Pauojoungie Saggiak, Kakulu Saggiaktok, Ooloosie Saila, Pitaloosie Saila, Sita Saila, Nicotye Samayualie, Padloo Samayualie, Ningiukulu Teevee
Saturday, October 17, 2020

Showing Quvianaqtuk Pudlat

2020 Cape Dorset Graphics Collection

The West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative in Kinngait/Cape Dorset has earned a worldwide reputation for the quality and originality of limited edition prints made by its member artists. Every year since 1959 the print making studios (now known as Kinngait Studios) have released an annual catalogued collection of between 30 and 60 images as well as numerous commissions and special releases. Kinngait Studios is the longest continuous running print studio in Canada. --Dorset Fine Arts

RESERVATIONS ACCEPTED - Canada House Gallery will have 2 editions of each print

TRIUMPHANT LOON
TRIUMPHANT LOON
CD20-03
stencil, rice paper
30.1 x 24.4 in.
$900 CAD
Artist Studio

DANCING CRANES
DANCING CRANES
CD20-02
stonecut, rice paper
32.5 x 24.4 in.
$900 CAD
Artist Studio

RUNNING OWL
RUNNING OWL
CD20-01
etching & chine collé
31.3 x 36.8 in.
$1,200 CAD
Artist Studio

Quvianaqtuq’s parents were both printmaking artists and his grandfather Simeonie Quppapik was a well-known artist, printmaker and typographer. For many years Quvianaqtuk was a well-respected sculptor and his carvings of animals and birds are in many fine collections.

Born on April 15, 1962 in Kinngait, NU. Nationality is Inuit

Exhibitions

2019 Cape Dorset Graphics Collection, Dorset Fine Arts, Toronto, ON
2017 Cape Dorset Graphics Collection, Dorset Fine Arts, Toronto, ON