Iola Abraham
Ikkidluak

Credit: Inuit Art Foundation
Iola Abraham
Ikkidluak

Medium:

sculpture/carving

Artistic Community:

Kimmirut, NU

Date of Birth:

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1936

Date of Death:

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2003

The Igloo Tag Trademark
The Igloo Tag Trademark is an internationally recognized symbol that denotes handmade, original artwork made by Inuit artists in Canada. Established in 1958, the Trademark is now managed by the Inuit Art Foundation. The appearance of the Igloo Tag on an artist profile means they have had the Trademark applied to their artwork.

Work

Biography

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Publications

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Title Year Author
Arts from the Arctic: A Celebratory Exhibition Fall 1993 Jan Ingram
Arts from the Arctic: An Exhibition of Circumpolar Art by Indigenous Artists from Alaska, Canada, Greenland, Sapmi (Lapland), Russia 1993 Anchorage Museum of History and Art
The Swinton Collection of Inuit Art Winter 1988 Arthur Adamson

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
Opening Show Mar - July 1995 Geronimo's Studio
Sculpture of the Inuit: Major Works by the Masters of Stone October 1994 Maslak McLeod Canadian Art
Inuit Ivories from the Collection Oct 1992 - Mar 1993 Winnipeg Art Gallery

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
Cover of the Inuit Art Quarterly Fall 1988 Inuit Art Foundation

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Canada Council Art Bank Ottawa, ON, Canada
McMichael Canadian Art Collection Kleinburg, ON, Canada
Toronto-Dominion Bank Collection Toronto, Ontario