Photo: Ossie Michelin
Credit: Ossie Michelin


film, installation, new media, photography, vr

Artistic Community:

North West River, NL

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.

Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
03 March 1983




Ossie Michelin is an Inuk from North West River, Labrador. He is primarily a journalist and documentary filmmaker but is also a photographer, now branching out into the growing field of Virtual Reality. A prolific writer, he has written for many publications, including the Inuit Art Quarterly, CBC News and Canadian Art.View Long Biography and Citations


View All Publications and Details
Title Year Author
Drawing Breath December 9, 2019 Ossie Michelin
These Labradorians are on a Hunger Strike... October 2017 Ossie Michelin
The Hard Truth Of Reconciliation July 24, 2017 Ossie Michelin


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
Make Muskrat Right June 2017 Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Mi'kmaq Woman with Feather June 2017 Canadian Museum for Human Rights

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September 12, 2017 Created by: Inuit Art Foundation