A New Perspective – Siassie Kenneally

Siassie Kenneally was featured in Feheley Fine Arts’ most recent exhibition of drawings, A New Perspective, which was dedicated to exciting emerging artists from Cape Dorset. [singlepic=154] We were fortunate enough to have a visit from Siassie last week. We chatted about her drawings and her adventures in Toronto – she has already been to the Toronto Zoo and apple … Read More

Kiugak Ashoona (1933 – 2014)

Kiugak Ashoona was a respected elder, lifelong artist, and friend to many. He passed away on December 3rd, 2014 in Ottawa. Our thoughts are with his friends and community. [singlepic=152]

Ohotaq Mikkigak, 1936 – 2014

It is with great sorrow that we learned of the passing of artist and friend, Ohotaq Mikkigak. He passed away in his home in Cape Dorset on October 29, 2014. Our thoughts are with his family and community during this difficult time. He will be greatly missed. [singlepic=146][singlepic=147][singlepic=148]

Art Toronto 2014

[singlepic=144] This year marks the fifteenth consecutive year of Feheley Fine Arts’ participation in Art Toronto, since its inauguration in 2000. Last year, David Balzer wrote the following for the Canadian Art website. “The best contemporary drawing in Canada is coming out of Cape Dorset, and at Feheley Fine Arts’ booth you will find a fine cross-section of established and … Read More

Cape Dorset Annual Print Release

The Cape Dorset Annual Print Release is back at Feheley Fine Arts! This year’s collection features the works of the late Itee Pootoogook, as well as Tim Pitsiulak, Shuvinai Ashoona, Pitaloosie Saila, Ningeokuluk Teevee, Saimaiyu Akesuk, among others. [singlepic=133]You can view all of this year’s print images and prices on our website. [singlepic=138][singlepic=139][singlepic=140][singlepic=141]

Tanya Tagaq Awarded Polaris Prize

Tanya Tagaq’s latest CD, Animism, was awarded the Polaris Prize for best Canadian album. The album was originally launched in May 2014 with a private party at Feheley Fine Arts. The Globe and Mail described Animism as a “wordless protest album, semi-improvised sonic sculpture and confronting, grunting, living, breathing, channelling, whirlwind piece of art.” Congratulations Tanya on your well-deserved win! … Read More

Shuvinai Ashoona’s Woven Thoughts at Feheley Fine Arts

Feheley Fine Arts is proud to present a new solo exhibition of recent drawings by Shuvinai Ashoona. Curated by Nancy Campbell, Woven Thoughts is drawn in the artist’s characteristic style, and features images that combine the real and the imaginative worlds of Shuvinai Ashoona.[singlepic=131]The artist’s work is continuously gaining momentum and exposure; her artwork has been exhibited alongside the work … Read More

Kenojuak Ashevak Exhibition

Be sure to check out Kenojuak Ashevak’s sculpture, prints, and drawings at Feheley Fine Arts before it’s too late!  Her retrospective works will be on the walls until July 19, 2014. Additionally, you can view Kenojuak Ashevak’s available works on our website. [singlepic=129][singlepic=126][singlepic=127][singlepic=128]

Cape Dorset Calendar Available Soon

Soon to be released, the 2015 Cape Dorset Calendar features the theme of arctic wildlife, which has been central to Inuit life and art for centuries.  The 2015 edition includes prints by Kenojuak Ashevak, Tim Pitsiulak, and Saimaiyu Akesuk. The Cape Dorset Calendar measures 14″ x 12″ and retails for $17.95. [singlepic=119] The calendar will be available for purchase later … Read More

Oviloo Tunnillie (1949 – 2014)

We are saddened to hear of the passing of Oviloo Tunnillie (1949 – 2014). Known for being one of the most prominent female Inuit sculptors, she passed away at home after a struggle with cancer. Our thoughts are with her friends and family. [singlepic=118]Oviloo Tunnillie (1949 – 2014), photo courtesy of John Reeves