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 

Kenojuak Ashevak Upcoming Exhibition

Feheley Fine Arts is happy to present the long-awaited retrospective exhibition of  Kenojuak Ashevak‘s works, including sculpture, prints and drawings, spanning her fifty year artistic career. [singlepic=114]Kenojuak Ashevak, ‘Two Fish and an Owl,’ 2006, Ink and Coloured Pencil, 20″ x 26″ Ashevak, who passed away in January 2013, was a well-loved member of the community;  in fact, the new  Cape … Read More

Kenojuak Cultural Centre Promotional Video

Pat Feheley and Feheley Fine Arts make an appearance in the Kenojuak Cultural Centre and Print Shop promotional video. Check it out below or on Youtube. Film created by HyperActive Productions Inc.

True North: Leslie Boyd’s Curator Talk

If you missed the opening reception at Feheley Fine Arts, be sure to check out Leslie Boyd’s curator talk for True North,  the retrospective exhibition of drawings by Napachie Pootoogook. You can also view the video on Youtube.

Tanya Tagaq CD Launch

On the evening of May 20, 2014, Feheley Fine Arts was happy to host the launch of Tanya Tagaq’s latest CD,  Animism. Six Shooter Records describes the album with the following:  “Animism … was produced by west coast shape-shifter Jesse Zubot (Dan Mangan, Fond of Tigers).  The record features Michael Red (Low Indigo), a sound sampler and DJ whose wild northern … Read More

Lansdowne Book Launch

Last weekend, Feheley Fine Arts hosted the launch of J. Fenwick Lansdowne, a book designed by the artist’s son, Tristram Lansdowne.  The book contains over 160 of his works, in addition to numerous photographs of the Canadian painter. Pat Feheley wrote one of the essays in the publication, a contribution regarding Fenwick Lansdowne’s relationship with her father Budd Feheley.  Budd, the … Read More

Napachie Pootoogook’s True North

[singlepic=104]Napachie Pootoogook’s retrospective exhibition, True North, is under way! Last weekend, Feheley Fine Arts held a talk with curator Leslie Boyd, who discussed the impact of Napachie Pootoogook’s work on contemporary artists.  She explained Napachie’s role as a storyteller and how she documented her personal experiences and memories in her artwork. Through her drawings and captions, we gain a unique insight … Read More

Napachie Pootoogook Upcoming Show

Feheley Fine Arts is excited to present a solo exhibition of Napachie Pootoogook’s later works. The mother of Sobey Award winner Annie Pootoogook and aunt of Shuvinai Ashoona, Napachie Pootoogook’s honest drawings reveal the darker social realities of Inuit life.  Often based on personal experiences or stories, her monochromatic drawings vary in subject matter, ranging from domestic violence to local … Read More

Papier 14 Feheley Fine Arts Review

Check out David Balzer’s review of the Feheley Fine Arts’ Papier 14 booth below. “I’ve said it before but it bears repeating: the best contemporary drawing in Canada is coming out of Cape Dorset. Feheley’s booth at Papier 14 is stuffed with large-format work by Ohotaq Mikkigak, Ningeokuluk Teevee, Shuvinai Ashoona, Jutai Toonoo and Tim Pitsiulak. If I were to … Read More