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Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.
Serpentine carving of a sea creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an accomplished Inuit artist from Cape Dorset.

Sea Creature by Ningeosiak Ashoona

$550.00

Artist: Ningeosiak Ashoona

Community: Cape Dorset

Year: Unknown

Media: Serpentine

Description

This is a marvellous creation by Ningeosiak Ashoona, an Inuit artist from Cape Dorset. The sea creature she has carved is wonderful, with stylized, imaginative lines. The serpentine used in the piece is  striking and grabs the eye.

Additional information

Weight 4 kg
Dimensions 5.5 × 9 × 10.25 in

About Ningeosiak Ashoona

NINGEOOSIAK ASHOONA

Date of Birth: December 20, 1979 Male/Female: Female

Place of Birth: Cape Dorset

Mother: Mayoreak Ashoona

Father: Kaka Ashoona

Influenced by her father, Ningeoosiak started to carve around 1998.

EXHIBITIONS:

July 1 – September 2006 Out of the Ordinary
Cape Dorset Sculpture
Gallery Indigena
Stratford, Ontario

2006 Rhythms in Motion
Galerie d’art Vincent
Ottawa, Ontario
(illustrated catalogue)

December 2006 – January 2007 Small Sculpture by Great Artists
Feheley Fine Arts
Toronto, Ontario

January – February, 2009 Small Treasures
Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia

March – April, 2009 Arctic Wildlife
Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia

December, 2009 Small Sculptures by Great Artists
Feheley Fine Arts
Toronto, Ontario
(illustrated brochure)

October, 2010 Arctic Wind III: An Expression of Survival
Coastal Peoples Gallery
Vancouver, British Columbia
(illustrated brochure)

January – February, 2011 Small Treasures 2011
Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia

April, 2011 Flight Across the Tundra
Balzac Fine Arts
Toronto, Ontario

April 2011 Continuum
Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia

June – July, 2011 New Beginnings in the Arctic
Balzac Fine Arts
Toronto, Ontario

September, 2011 Fall Migration:
A Selection of Birds in Sculpture, Prints and Drawings
Feheley Fine Arts
Toronto, Ontario

October, 2011 Stone and Paper
Cape Dorset 2011
Native Art Gallery
Oakville, ON
(illustrated catalogue)

January, 2012 Small Treasures
Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Vancouver, BC

August, 2012 Faces of Baffin
Canadian Arctic Gallery
Basel, Switzerland

December, 2012 – March, 2013 Telling Stories:
Inuit Art from Cape Dorset
Toronto Pearson Airport: Terminal 1
Toronto, Ontario

September – October, 2012 Ice and Sand
Coombe Farm Gallery
Dartmouth, Devon, United Kingdom
(illustrated catalogue)

November 2014 – January 2015 Small Sculptures by Great Artists
Feheley Fine Arts
Toronto Ontario

December, 2015 Art Forms Winter 2015
Marion Scott Gallery
Vancouver, British Columbia

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