Gayle Uyagaqi Kabloona

Ottawa based muti-media artist Gayle Uyagaqi Kabloona uses her work to explore her Inuit identity and place within Canadian society. Her imagery acts as references to tradition and family, the granddaughter of Victoria Mamnguqsualuk and the great-granddaughter of Jessie Oonark, she comes from a long line of acclaimed artists. Kabloona was shortlisted for the 2023 Kenojuak Ashevak Memorial Award. She was commissioned by Google for the Google Doodle homepage in honor of artist Mitiarjuk Nappaaluk. Her work can be seen in the permanent collection of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.

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