Artistic Community:

Ulukhaktok (Holman), NT

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.


Date of Death:

Artists may have multiple dates of death listed as a result of when and where they passed away. Similar to date of birth, an artist may have passed away outside of a community centre or in another community resulting in different dates being recorded.




Harry Egotak was an Ulukhaktok (Holman), NT-based artist who was involved in the early days of printmaking in Holman in the 1960s. His first print, "Two Men Hunting a Bear" was produced in May 1962 using a sealskin stencil. Holman printmakers didn't start working with stonecut until 1964. Egotak worked with the co-op as a printmaker until the late 1980s.View Long Biography and Citations


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Title Year Author
The Early History and Enduring Narrative of Kinngait and Ulukhaktok's Sealskin Stencils Summer 2018 Susan Gustavinson
Holman: Forty Years of Graphic Art 2002 Winnipeg Art Gallery


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Name Year Gallery
Holman: Forty Years of Graphic Art 2001 Winnipeg Art Gallery

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Carleton University Art Gallery Ottawa, ON, Canada
Winnipeg Art Gallery Winnipeg, MB, Canada