May
Lonsdale

May
Lonsdale

Medium:

drawing, printmaking

Artistic Community:

Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), 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.


10 September 1947

Work

Biography

May Lonsdale is a printmaker based in Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), NU. Her print 'Beautiful Owls' (2018) shows two snowy owls leaning in head-to-head with both birds looking out directly at the viewer. The print is captivating with the birds' delicate and detailed plumage and large bold eyes. Lonsdale's prints are part of the 2018 Pangnirtung Print Collection.

Publications

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Title Year Author
Panniqtuuq Releases First Major Print Collection Since 2011 July 8, 2018 IAQ
Pangnirtung artists launch first print collection since 2011 July 06, 2018 Beth Brown
Acknowledgments 2011 Anna Berge

Achievements

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Achievement Year Organization
2018 Pangnirtung Print Collection 2018 Uqqurmiut Centre for Arts and Crafts