Nunavik artists in Kinngait Studios Workshop

By September 14, 2017
Elijah Palliser attends the Kinngait Studios Workshop in 2000.

 

2000-2001: The IAF facilitated a two-phase workshop for Nunavik artists to visit Kinngait Studios to learn printmaking techniques. Led by Pitseolak Niviaqsi, Qavavau Manumie and Rob Harmer, and supported by Bill Ritchie and Jimmy Manning, Maggie Kiatainaq, Just Sivuarapik, Victoria Grey, Samwilliw Nutaraluk and Elijah Palliser collaborated with Kenojuak Ashevak, Annego Ashevak, Kananginak Pootoogook, Pitaloosie Saila and Shuvinai Ashoona. The IAF then sent participants printmaking tools to continue their practice.
 

Read more about the Kinngait Studios Workshop in the Spring 2001 and the Spring 2002 issues of the Inuit Art Quarterly!