Elizabeth
Gordon

Elizabeth
Gordon

Medium:

bronze casting, drawing, metalwork, painting, stone

Artistic Community:

Bowmanville, ON

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.

Iqaluit, NU


Work

Biography

Elizabeth Gordon is a self-taught mixed media artist from Iqaluit, NU who is based out of Bowmanville, ON. Starting her artistic practice in her youth Gordon was beadwork and how to sew sealskin by family members and now works in sculpting, painting, jewellery, doll making and gourd art as well. She attends multiple arts festivals throughout the year including the Great Northern Art Festival, Inuvik, NT and the Nunavut Arts Festival, Iqaluit, NU. Gordon has appeared in publications covering her work and family including Nunatsiaq News and Inuit Art Quarterly.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
Nunavut capital’s Toonik Tyme festival ends on a high note April 25, 2017 Steve Ducharme
PROFILE: Couzyn van Heuvelen Winter 2016 Britt Gallpen
Nunavut artists organize to greet giant Crystal Serenity vessel August 29, 2016 Jane George