Aulajijakka (Things I Remember)

Artist:
Kananginak Pootoogook, RCA, See available art.
Gender:
Male
Style:
Inuit
Community:
Cape Dorset, See available art.
Art Type:
Print
Collection:
Cape Dorset 2010
Medium:
Linocut on Kizuki Kozo white paper
Edition:
Certified Limited Edition Print # 37 of 50 printed by Kavavaow Mannomee
Size (in):
Paper (H x W): 9 x 10 ¾ in
Size (cm):
Paper (H x W): 23 x 27 cm
Framed:
Not Framed, please enquire
Product ID:
10100-00165

$350.00

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Description

Being Taught to Build an Igloo” story from the “Aulajijakka (Things I Remember)” series by Kananginak Pootoogook – Inuit Art – Cape Dorset 2010 print collection by Dorset Fine Arts, presented by DaVic Gallery of Native Canadian Arts.

Condition:          No condition noted.

Description by Artist:     “I was taught how to build an igloo by a person other than my father. I was trying to build a small igloo when a man approached me and taught me how to build an igloo.” – Kananginak Pootoogook

Notes from DaVic Gallery:   “Being Taught to Build an Igloo” story from the “Aulajijakka (Things I Remember)” series by Kananginak Pootoogook.

The series “Aulajijakka” (Things I Remember) by Kananginak Pootoogook are all signed posthumously by the artist’s son, Johnny Pootoogook.

 


Segment from BBC documentary, “A Boy Among Polar Bears