Aedan
Corey

Credit: Courtesy Aedan Corey
Aedan
Corey

Medium:

beading, digital, digital design, drawing, other

Artistic Community:

Ottawa, ON

Date of Birth:

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1998

Work

Biography

Aedan Corey is a Two-Spirit artist and writer from Iqaluktuuttiaq (Cambridge Bay), NU, who is currently based in Ottawa, ON. They engage in a variety of different artistic practises, with the predominant one being stick and poke tattooing (hand poke tattooing). Corey became interested in tattooing after the Inuit Tattoo Revitalization Project came to their hometown in December 2017. They enjoy tattooing a variety of different things, but their favourite is traditional tunniit. Digital art and beading are other artistic practices that Corey likes to explore in their spare time. They published a short book of their poetry entitled INUUJUNGA: I AM ALIVE in 2020.View Long Biography and Citations

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
Poetry book entitled INUUJUNGA: I AM ALIVE published by Coven Editions 2020