Caroline
Blechert

Photo: Caroline Blechert
Credit: Peruzzo Pzlab
Caroline
Blechert

Medium:

jewellery, photography

Artistic Community:

Yellowknife, NT

Work

Website

Biography

Caroline Blechert is an Inuvialuk artist from Yellowknife, NT. An award-winning jeweller, she creates intricately beaded works that merge contemporary design with inspiration from her roots to produce unique pieces under the name Creations for Continuity. Her diverse practice also includes photography. Blechert previously contributed to the blog Tea & Bannock, where she also shared her writing, musings on art and collaborations with other Indigenous artists.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
9 Artists to Watch October 2018 Inuit Art Quarterly
How 5 Indigenous women are rocking their businesses with beauty January 4, 2018 Emilee Gilpin
Eye on the Arctic: Six Photographers to Watch Winter 2016 Inuit Art Quarterly

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
Canada Scene July 2017 National Arts Centre
Native Fashion Now Feb - Sept 2017 National Museum of the American Indian
Native Fashion Now Oct 2016 - Jan 2017 Phillbrook Museum of Art

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
Best Jewellery Artist Award 2004 The Great Northern Arts Festival
Best Emerging Artist Award 2003 The Great Northern Arts Festival

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October 16, 2018 Edited by: Inuit Art Foundation