Photo: Heather Campbell


drawing, painting

Artistic Community:

Rigolet, NL

Date of Birth:

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Rigolet, Nunatsiavut, NL




Heather Campbell is originally from Rigolet, Nunatsiavut, NL and holda a BFA from Memorial University of Newfoundland. Campbell was Curatorial Assistant at the Inuit Art Centre, Ottawa, ON for a number of years, and was on the board of directors of Gallery 101 artist run centre as well as the board of the Artist Run Centres and Collectives of Ontario. Currently she is on contract as Curatorial Assistant in the Indigenous Art Department at the National Gallery of Canada. Campbell’s art has been in a number of group exhibitions, most recently the touring group exhibition "SakKijajuk: Inuit Fine Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut." Her work can be found in many collections including the Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau, QC, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada in Ottawa, ON and Carleton University, Ottawa, ON.View Long Biography and Citations


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Title Year Author
Inuit in ink: Nunatsiavut’s Heather Campbell talks culture and technique November 22, 2019 Kahlan Miron
With droplets of water and ink, Inuit artist Heather Campbell calls for justice for Indigenous women March 20, 2018 Charlie Croskery
In Coversation: Heather Campbell, Heather Igloliorte and Jocelyn Summer 2017 Heather Campbell, Heather Igloliorte and Jocelyn Pirrain


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut Feb 16 - May 20, 2019 Mackenzie Art Gallery
SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut May 26 - Oct 14, 2018 Winnipeg Art Gallery
INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE Sept 2017 - Apr 2018 Winnipeg Art Gallery


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Achievement Year Organization
Cover of the Inuit Art Quarterly Fall/Winter 2015 Inuit Art Foundation

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Carleton University Art Gallery Ottawa, ON, Canada
City of Ottawa Art Collection Ottawa, ON, Canada
Indigenous Art Collection at Indigenous Affairs and Northern Development Canada Gatineau, QC, Canada

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September 14, 2017 Created by: Heather Campbell