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 Pee Ashevak
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
Pee Ashevak was born in Cape Dorset, Nunavut in 1965. She was adopted by Johnnybo and Kenojuak Ashevak and has two sisters and three brothers. Pee is a single mother of five daughters and three sons. She began drawing in 2016 after being inspired by her son Anarqu. She has a broad range of subject matter including wildlife, landscapes, and figures.
Born on 1965 in Kinngait, NU. Nationality is Inuit
2019 Cape Dorset Grapics Collection, Dorset Fine Arts, Toronto, ON