The Private Collection – Baker Lake Wall-hangings

On Saturday September 24th, we celebrated the launch of our new website as well as the opening of our Baker Lake Wall-hanging exhibition. Installed in the gallery are over 30 wall-hangings and one very special Amautiq.  To a full gallery, Ragilee and Morris Alorut performed a song and traditional drum dance. The exhibition will run until the 15th of October. … Read More

The Private Collection: Baker Lake Wall-Hangings

Exhibition opened September 14, 2016 Inuit textile art has its roots firmly in traditional culture.  The patience and skill in making skin clothing, combined with the inherent aesthetic found in the intricate patterning of light and dark skin inlay, translated easily into the creation of contemporary expression using different media.  This is particularly true in the Kivalliq region of Nunavut, … Read More