Artistic Community:

Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU

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.

Kinngait, NU
17 August 1987


Ettusa Kingwatsiaq (1987) is an emerging graphic artist from Kinngait, NU. She began creating graphic art at the Kinngait Studios around 2012 to 2013 inspired by the work of Nicotye Samayualie, a prominent graphic artist in Kinngait. Kingwatsiaq appeared in the Cape Dorset Annual Print Collection for the first time in 2015 with her print “Hop” (2015).View Long Biography and Citations


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Title Year Author
Portfolio: At Home in the Studio Fall 2016 Inuit Art Foundation
2015 Cape Dorset Annual Print Collection 2015 Dorset Fine Arts


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Achievement Year Organization
Cape Dorset Annual Print Collection 2015 Dorset Fine Arts

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Indigenous Art Collection at Indigenous Affairs and Northern Development Canada Gatineau, QC, Canada

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March 9, 2018 Created By: Lera Kotsyuba