drawing, printmaking

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
25 November 1983



Nicotye Samayualie is a talented graphic artist from Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU. Samayualie’s work has been translated into prints for the Cape Dorset Annual Print Collection since 2013. Her drawings have been exhibited across Canada and the United States. She was the Artist in Residence at the Banff Centre in Alberta in 2016.View Long Biography and Citations


View All Publications and Details
Title Year Author
Brick, Brink and a Space in Between September 26, 2017 401 Richmond
30 Artists to Know: Keeleemeeoomee Samualie Fall 2017 Nicotye Samayualie
30 Artists to Know: Nicotye Samayualie Fall 2017 Paul Machnik


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
Toronto International Art Fair Oct-13 Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Toronto Art Fair Oct-11 Feheley Fine Arts
The Samayualie Sisters Jan-16 Feheley Fine Arts


View All Achievements and Details
Achievement Year Organization
Silver for One of a Kind Storytelling 2018 National Magazine Awards
Cape Dorset Annual Print Collection 2017 Dorset Fine Arts
REVEAL Indigenous Art Awards Laureate 2017 The Hnatyshyn Foundation

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Art Gallery of Ontario Toronto, ON, Canada
Indigenous Art Collection at Indigenous Affairs and Northern Development Canada Gatineau, QC, Canada
National Gallery of Canada Ottawa, ON, Canada

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March 10, 2017 Created By: Lydia Audlaluk Updated By: Lera Kotsyuba