KANANGINAK POOTOOGOOK

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Qavavau Manumie
Cape Dorset, ca. 1995
graphite
26 x 20 in.

Itee Pootoogook’s Photographic Memories

Artist Itee Pootoogook (1951–2014) was known as Kinngait Studios’ most meticulous draftsman. Born in Lake Harbour (Kimmirut), Pootoogook moved with his family to Cape Dorset (Kinngait) as a young child in the late-1950s. Like many, he was born into an artistic family: established carver Paulassie Pootoogook was his father and artists Kananginak, Eegevudluk, and photographer Peter Pitseolak, were his uncles. … Read More

POOTOOGOOK RETURNS

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Kananginak Pootoogook
Cape Dorset 2008
Lithograph
22 x 16 in.

ATTEMPTED FLIGHT

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Kananginak Pootoogook
Cape Dorset, 1997
Stonecut
22 x 30 in.

ROCK PTARMIGAN

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Kananginak Pootoogook
Cape Dorset, 1997
Stonecut & Stencil
19 1/4 x 24 1/2 in.

THE FIRST WALK

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Kananginak Pootoogook
Cape Dorset, 1985
Stonecut
18 1/2 x 25 in.

SAILING ON THE BREEZE

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Kananginak Pootoogook
Cape Dorset, 1984
Stonecut & Stencil
23 1/2 x 23 1/2 in.

AMAULIQ AT SEA

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Kananginak Pootoogook
Cape Dorset, 1984
Stonecut & Stencil
23 1/2 x 30 1/4 in.

MUSK OX

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Kananginak Pootoogook
Cape Dorset 2003
coloured pencil & ink
25 7/8 x 40 in.