Ukpik Inuit Art Gallery

A virtual gallery representing Inuit Art, located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Whale by Anon Explore our gallery Whale by Anon An older carving of a Whale by Anon, possibly from Povungnituk. This carving has come from the secondary market... Read more Vintage Grenfell Hand-Carved Ashtray by Reuben Blake Explore our gallery Vintage Grenfell Hand-Carved Ashtray by Reuben Blake Although not an Inuit carving in the traditional sense, nevertheless this unique Vintage Grenfell Hand-Carved Ashtray by Reuben Blake is an important artifact in the history of Inuit art. The carving is of an ashtray with a seal resting on the edge. The Grenfell Mission played a significant role in... Read more Goose/Bird with Incisions by Anon Explore our gallery Goose/Bird with Incisions by Anon This is an older carving of a Goose/Bird with incisions by Anon, and possibly stems from Povungnituk.  This carving originates from the 1960’s and has come to us through a private collector. The story is that this carving was part of a Canadian National Exhibition of carvers from Povungnituk in... Read more Bear and Seal by Isabella Kridluar Explore our gallery Bear and Seal by Isabella Kridluar An older ivory carving of Bear and Seal by Isabella Kridluar (Isabella Kiblalik Kridluar?) from Repulse Bay/Naujaat. This carving has come to us from a private collection: a rare find.  Isabella’s work in ivory  is exquisite, particularly her small scale work. Don’t forget to check her earrings.

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