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.
[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
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