Damien
Iquallaq

Credit: Damien Iqualluq
Damien
Iquallaq

Medium:

bone, jewellery, organic materials, sculpture/carving, stone

Artistic Community:

Iqaluktuuttiaq (Cambridge Bay), 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.

Uqsuqtuuq (Gjoa Haven), NU
1988

Work

Biography

Damien Iquallaq is a talented carver and jeweller from Uqsuqtuuq (Gjoa Haven), NU who is currently based in Iqaluktuuttiaq (Cambridge Bay), NU. Iquallaq has been carving for over 10 years and is heavily influenced by the carvers in his family. He enjoys working with a wide range of materials including mammoth ivory. Iquallaq is featured in the Fall 2018 issue of Inuit Art Quarterly.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
Western Nunavut artist carves out a niche on the web September 18, 2017 Beth Brown