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Hannah
Tooktoo

Photo: Hannah Tooktoo
Credit: Artist
Hannah
Tooktoo

Medium:

beading, beadwork, drawing, jewellry, painting, sculpture/carving, textile

Artistic Community:

Kuujjuaq, QC

Date of Birth:

Artists may have multiple birth years listed as a result of when and where they were born. For example, an artist born in the early twentieth century in a camp outside of a community centre may not know/have known their exact date of birth and identified different years.


1995

Work

Biography

Hannah Tooktoo is a multidisciplinary artist from Kuujjuaq, Nunavik, QC. A recent graduate of of Dawson College’s Visual Arts Program, Tooktoo enjoys experimentation with many types of art and describes art as her therapy. A collection of materials in her tool belt and a skill set to match, Tooktoo is able to express herself in a number of exciting ways such as through painting drawing, carving, beadwork and textiles, often mixing multiple media in a single piece.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
La Presse names Hannah Tooktoo a “personality” of the year January 3, 2020 Nunatsiaq News
Personnalité de l’année/Humanisme : Hannah Tooktoo January 1, 2020 Marie-Claude Lortie
Inuk Mother Cycles Across Canada To Raise Awareness About Suicides August 9, 2019 Pierre St-Arnaud

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
Personality of the Year January 1, 2020 LaPresse