Sarni
Pootoogook

Sarni
Pootoogook

Medium:

drawing, printmaking

Artistic Community:

Kinngait (Cape Dorset), NU

Date of Birth:

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1922

Date of Death:

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2003

Biography

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Publications

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Title Year Author
Cape Dorset Prints: a Retrospective 2007 Leslie Boyd Ryan
Arctic Expressions: Inuit Art and the Canadian Eskimo Arts Council 1961-1989 1994 Susan J. Gustavison
Eskimo Penny Fashions January/February 1973 Dorothy Harley Eber

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
Dezhan Ejan: Aboriginal Works from the Collection of the Canada Council Art Bank Sept 9 - Nov 26, 2004 Canadian Embassy
Then and Now: Inuit Prints from 1962 to 2002 January 2003 Inuit Gallery of Vancouver Ltd.
Arctic Spirit: 35 Years of Canadian Inuit Art July 1994 Frye Art Museum

Public Collections

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Collection Location
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art Fort Worth, TX, United States
Canada Council Art Bank Ottawa, ON, Canada
Canadian Museum of History Gatineau, QC, Canada