Uumajut : Animal Imagery in Inuit Art

Driscoll, Bernadette and Mcgee, Robert and Swinton, George. Uumajut : Animal Imagery in Inuit Art. Winnipeg, Man.: The Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1985.

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Abstract (English)

Looking at animals in Inuit art, the authors analyze prehistoric Eskimo cultures and carvings, examine Inuit beliefs about animals and look at the meanings of animals in contemporary Inuit art. Includes commentaries by three artists and a glossary of related Inuktitut vocabulary.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Driscoll, Bernadette (Curator); Driscoll, Bernadette (Author); McGee, Robert (Author); Swinton, George (Author); Saila, Pauta (Interviewee); Salomnie, Joannsie (Interviewee); Ashoona, Kiawak (Interviewee); Heath, Terrence (Prefacer)
Dossier: 354 - WINNIPEG ART GALLERY (Winnipeg)
Collation: 134 p. : 190 ill. (13 col.) ; 31 x 23 cm
ISBN: 0889151229
Language of Publication: English; Inuktitut
Publishers: Winnipeg, Man.: The Winnipeg Art Gallery
Artists: Angrnaqquaq, Elizabeth; Airut, Luke; Janesah, Jonah; Pee, Audlaq; Kingwatsiak, Iyola; Anguhadluq, Luke; Kaluraq, Francis; Pudlat, Pudlo; Timothy, Ottochie; Qanualuk, Simon; Kaluak, Helen; Kopaktayarak, George; Qittusuk, Lucassie; Miki, Andy; Kaunak, John; Akesuk, Lachaulassie; Saila, Pauta; Quinnuajuak, Lucy; Tataniq, George; Kaunak, John; Inukpuk, Charlie; Echalook, Jacob; Arnahungak, Barnabas; Amarook, Michael; Tataniq, George; Kavik, John; Kiakshuk; Tungilik, Mark; Iksiktaaryuk, Luke; Argnahungak, Vital Makpaak; Qarliksaq, Harold; Noah, William; Igaiju, Aisapik Quma; Karlik, Pierre; Etungat, Itigayagyuaq; Talirunili, Joe; Qiyuk, Miriam Nanurluk; Inukpuk, Daniel; Alasua Amittu, Davidialuk; Igaiju, Aisapik Quma; Echalook, Noah; Angutitok, Irene Katak; Teevee, Jamasie; Pootoogook, Kananginak; Ashevak, Kenojuak; Igiu, Joanassie; Kuptana, Frank; Egutak, Harry; Parr; Aqiggaaq, Mathew; Morgan, Peter; Ivilla, Samisa Passauralu; Kakee, Martha; Taqtu, Imaruituq; Assaapa, Maina Aqurtu; Tukala, Lucasi; Oqaituk, Annie Akpakaktok; Ashoona, Ottochie; Qaunaq, Sakiassee; Esa, Marjorie; Iqaluk, Samwillie; Aculiak, Joe Adlaka; Nivianian Sannertannu, Paul; Erkiutuk, Terry; Eelee, Shuvigar; Iqaluk, Johnassie; Nulluq Iqqugaqtuq, Agnes; Eekerkuk Ikakhik, Romeo; Takkirk Takkiruq, Nelson; Nanogak, Agnes; Kark, Joseph; Ashevak, Karoo; Ugjuk, Thomas; Pangnark, John; Tungilik, Mark; Akpialik, Manasie; Kudluk, Thomassie; Eyeetsiak, Peter; Koonoo, Aibilli; Stone, Peter; Shaa, Aqjangajuk; Qumalu Tukala, Jusi; Kingalik, Samson; Avaittuq, Augustin; Qanaluk, Peter; Qualluaryuk, Ruth; Mirrijja Itukalla, Mina; Tukallak, Johnassie; Ashoona, Kiugak; Kolola, Kapik; Meeko, Johnny; Saimut, Joseph; Sallualu Qinuajua, Eli; Qamanirq, Paniluk; Shaa, Aqjangajuk; Ipeelee, Osuitok; Saggiak, Kumukulu; Ipeelee, Osuitok; Atok, John; Irkulik, Toona; Anghik, Abraham
Critics / Curators / Historians: Driscoll, Bernadette
Art Organizations: Winnipeg Art Gallery (Winnipeg)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 24 Mar. - 19 May 1985, The Winnipeg Art Gallery.
Keywords: INUIT ART; ANIMAL; INUIT CULTURE; PALAEOESKIMO; DORSET; THULE
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 21 Aug 1991
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:34
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/3261
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