The Samayualie Sisters at Feheley Fine Arts

We were delighted to host a bustling preview on Saturday January 9th of drawings by Nicotye and Padloo Samayualie.  The sisters were present at the gallery during their brief stop over en route to Banff. Nicotye (accompanied by her sister Padloo and 18 month nephew Norman) has been invited to participate in a residency in Banff as part of the … Read More

Tim Pitsiulak’s Solo Exibition at Feheley Fine Arts

It was with great enthusiasm that Feheley Fine Arts held the opening of Tim Pitsiulak’s latest drawings, marking the artist’s fourth solo show at the gallery. The bustling event included a talk from Andrew Hunter, Fredrik S. Eaton Curator, Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario. Andrew is also a friend of the artist, having visiting him in his … Read More

SakKijâjuk: Inuit Fine Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut

Pat was invited to attend SakKijâjuk: Inuit Fine Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut (November 19 – 22, 2015),  held in Goose Bay, Labrador. Rooted in Inuit principles of shared leadership and knowledge, collective decision making and inclusion, the event was the first of it’s kind and an important part in supporting Nunatsiavut artists. This touring exhibition will travel throughout Canada’s … Read More

Artist Talk with Samaiyu Akesuk and Papiara Tukiki

This year Feheley Fine Arts is pleased to be the Canadian Host Gallery for the 2015 Cape Dorset Annual Print Collection. Along with our preview of the first edition prints, we are delighted to be hosting a gallery talk on Friday, October 16, from 1-3 pm with two wonderful artists featured in this year’s collection, Papiara Tukiki and Saimaiyu Akesuk. Tukiki, … Read More

Piliriqatigiingniq Mural Project

Patrick Thompson and Alexa Hatanaka have collaborated with Cape Dorset artists Audi Qinnuayuaq, Latch Akesuk, Cie Taqiasaq and Parr Etidloie on the Piliriqatigiingniq Mural Project, an incredible outdoor public art project in downtown Toronto. After be forced to find a new wall at the last minute, the team has officially completed a colourful painting on the side of a youth … Read More

Nicotye Samayualie in Toronto

We are very fortunate to have Cape Dorset artist Nicotye Samayualie in Toronto for the opening reception of her first solo exhibition. While only in the city for less than a week due to weather conditions in the Arctic, Nicotye has been busy. Friday morning, the artist and Pat Feheley gave a tour of the gallery and exhibition to the … Read More

Lucy Tasseor Sculpture Show

We are pleased to present a rare collection of sculpture and drawings by renowned Arviat artist Lucy Tasseor, now at Feheley Fine Arts. This retrospective exhibition will feature works from the private collection of John Vincett. The collection spans Tasseor’s lifetime, exhibiting her early work from the 1960s until the decade before her death. Her identifiable and unique sculptural style – minimal, abstract … Read More

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. 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 picking. … 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.

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.