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Photo: Pudloo Samayualie
Credit: Courtesy Da Vic Gallery


animation, drawing, jewellry, printmaking

Artistic Community:

Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU

Date of Birth:

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Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU



Pudloo Samayualie is a multi-disciplinary artist who works in sculpture, animation and jewellery and is best known for her drawings. A recurring subject in Samayualie's works are the architectural details of both the interior and exterior of buildings, from skyscrapers to small homes. In 2016, Samayualie was the artist in residence at the Brooklyn Museum in New York, and had her first solo exhibition at Feheley Fine Arts, “Padloo Samayualie: North & South” in 2017. Her work is held in the permanent collection of the Winnipeg Art Gallery in Winnipeg, MB, and the Richard F. Brush Museum in Canton, NY.View Long Biography and Citations


View All Publications and Details
Title Year Author
Traditional subject matter, contemporary point of view July 12, 2019 Kamille Parkinson
News Roundup: MAC Montreal Renovation Delays, Fallout from Ontario Culture Cuts and More June 27, 2019 Canadian Art
Across Centuries and Cultures: An Inuit Artist at the Brooklyn Museum March 1, 2019 Ed Guarino


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
60 Years: West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative Anniversary Exhibition October 2019 - January 2020 Colbourne Street Gallery
Contemporary Drawings from Cape Dorset September 20 – October 6, 2019 Inuit Fine Art
TAVVAUNA / Here It Is: Drawings from Cape Dorset July 16 - Aug 17, 2019 Studio 22


View All Achievements and Details
Achievement Year Organization
Cape Dorset Annual Print Collection 2012 Dorset Fine Arts

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Indigenous Art Collection at Indigenous Affairs and Northern Development Canada Gatineau, QC, Canada
Richard F Brush Art Gallery, St Lawrence University Canton, NY, United States
Winnipeg Art Gallery Winnipeg, MB, Canada

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December 3, 2018 Created By: Lera Kotsyuba