Photo: Chantelle Andersen


fabric, textile

Artistic Community:

Makkovik, 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.

04 July 1986



Chantelle Andersen is a textile artist from Makkovik, Nunatsiavut, NL. She studied textiles at the College of the North Atlantic in St John’s, NL, honing her skills through the two-year diploma program "Textiles: Craft and Apparel Design", with a major in weaving and surface embellishment. Andersen's craftsmanship centres on her Inuit heritage, blending traditional styles with contemporary designs such as classic amautiit and dickies with a modern twist.View Long Biography and Citations


View All Publications and Details
Title Year Author
SAKKIJÂJUK: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut Spring 2017 Jennifer McVeigh
SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut 2017 Heather Igloliorte
Dickie Making in the Makkovik Craft Centre Winter/Spring 2016 Ossie Michelin


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
SakKijâjuk: Inuit Fine Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut Oct 2016 - Jan 2017 The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery
To Light the Fire: Newfoundland and Labrador Indigenous Arts Symposium November 2015 Hotel North
Bio-Cultural Knowledge Exchange Festival 14th Congress of the International Society of Ethnobiology June 2014

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September 12, 2017 Created by: Inuit Art Foundation