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.

Iqaluit, NU
31 August 1991



Ooloosie Saila is an emerging artist working out of Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU. Saila draws landscapes with intricate details as well as prints that feature an energetic combination of colour and patterns. Salia was featured as the profile artist in the Summer 2018 issue of the "Inuit Art Quarterly."View Long Biography and Citations


View All Publications and Details
Title Year Author
Profile: Ooloosie Saila Summer 2018 John Geoghegan
Two for the Money: Selecting Works from the 2017 Annual Cape Dorset Print Collection January 1, 2018 Ed Guarino
Inuit artists in the contemporary art market August 31, 2017 Claire Foussard


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
Horizons March 7 - 30, 2019 Feheley Fine Arts

Edit History

June 29, 2018 Edited by: Inuit Art Foundation
February 6, 2018 Created By: Lera Kotsyuba