Thomas Akilak – Woman


Artist: Thomas Akilak
Community: Baker Lake (Qamani’tuaq)
Medium: Basalt stone
Date: 1990

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Weight 5.5 kg
Dimensions 8 × 5 × 8 in

About the artist Thomas Akilak

Thomas Akilak
Baker Lake, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1961- )

Thomas’ mother Hattie is a printmaker. Both his mother and father (Moses) are carvers. His brother Michael and sister-in-law Mary are also Baker Lake carvers.

Excerpt courtesy Inuit Art Section, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC), 1997.

Reference from Sprit Wrestler Gallery, Vancouver