Niome
Veevee

Niome
Veevee

Medium:

duffle, textile

Artistic Community:

Iqaluit, NU

Gender:

Female

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.


July 20, 1975

Work

Biography

Niome Veevee is a textile artist born in Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), NU. She currently lives in Iqaluit, NU, with her partner and four children. Veevee primarily makes felt wallhangings, which she stretches onto frames like drying sealskin. Her textiles are notable for their use of dense embroidery rather than appliqued fabric, resulting in highly textured works.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
Iconic hats and secret ways to get to Pangnirtung, Nunavut December 18, 2019 Jennifer Bain