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Kaajuk
Kablalik

Kaajuk
Kablalik

Medium:

jewellry, organic materials, sculpture/carving

Artistic Community:

Ottawa, ON

Date of Birth:

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1979

Work

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Biography

Originally from Rankin Inlet, NU, Kaajuk Kablalik is a multidisciplinary artist and jeweller currently based in the Ottawa Valley. Creating works from organic materials as well as in glass and metal, Kablalik was one of three artists that collaborated on SIVUINKSATTINU, a glass qajaq installation hosted by the Ottawa Hospital.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
Ottawa Hospital pays homage to Inuit with ornate glass-panelled qajaq January 24, 2020 Jim Bell
From darkness into light: Inuit art installation offers hope for reconciliation January 24, 2020 Brett Forester
Qajaq art installation at Ottawa Hospital “in light of reconciliation for Inuit” says artist January 23, 2020 Eilis Quinn

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
Perth Studio Tour 2019
2010 Olympic Winter Games 2010 Canada's Northern House
BMO 1st Art! 2010 Museum of Contemporary Art

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
BMO 1st Art! Award 2010 Bank of Montreal

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto, ON
Nunavut Arctic College Iqaluit, NU
Ottawa Hospital Ottawa, ON