drawing, printmaking, sculpture/carving

Artistic Community:

Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU



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.

Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU
03 August 1933

Date of Death:

Artists may have multiple dates of death listed as a result of when and where they passed away. Similar to date of birth, an artist may have passed away outside of a community centre or in another community resulting in different dates being recorded.


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.


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
The Inuit Print/L'estampe Inuit Jan 1977 - June 1982 Canadian Museum of History
Images of the Inuit: from the Simon Fraser Collection July 1979 - Oct 1981 Simon Fraser University Gallery
Sculpture of the Inuit: Lorne Balshine Collection/Lou Ospov Collection/Dr. Harry Winrob Collection Mar - Apr 1979 Surrey Art Gallery