Siku
Allooloo

Photo: Siku Allooloo
Credit: Pierre Emmanuel Chaillon
Siku
Allooloo

Medium:

installation, literary arts

Artistic Community:

Whitehorse, YT

Date of Birth:

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1986

Work

Biography

Siku Allooloo is an Inuk and Haitian Taino poet, artist and writer from Yellowknife, NT, and Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), NU, currently based in Whitehorse, YT. Much of Allooloo’s work centres on Indigenous resurgence, connection to land and water, and transformation. Her written work has been featured in publications such as Briarpatch Magazine and the Malahat Review, among others. Recently, Allooloo was an artist in the group exhibit Hexsa’a̱m: To Be Here Always at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery at UBC Vancouver in 2019.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
INUA Catalogue 2021
We Are Inuit - Not Your Flag Poles 2020 Siku Allooloo
Akia Spring 2019 Siku Allooloo

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
Hexsa’a̱m: To Be Here Always January 11 - April 7, 2019 Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery
In Conversation: Becoming an Accomplice 2017 Nuit Blanche Toronto
The Way in Which it was Given To Us 2017 Surrey Art Gallery

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
Writing in the Margins Creative Non-Fiction Winner 2016 Briarpatch Magazine