Photo: Peggy Andersen
Credit: Camille Usher


beading, drawing, duffle, fabric, jewellry, painting, seal skin, textile

Artistic Community:

Nain, 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.

Makkovik, NL



Peggy Andersen is an Inuk originally from Makkovik, Labrador, but now living in Nain. She practices many artistic disciplines, including drawing, painting, jewellery and textile. She is also the Executive Director of Torngat Arts and Crafts, Incorporated.View Long Biography and Citations


View All Publications and Details
Title Year Author
New Montreal exhibit celebrates Inuit art, portraits of everyday life in Labrador October 3, 2019
Peggy Andersen February 21, 2017 Heather Igloliorte


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
SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut Jun 17 - Sept 10, 2017 Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

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September 13, 2017 Created by: Margaret Andersen Edited by: Inuit Art Foundation