Owl's Lookout by Ningeokuluk Teevee
Cultural Background : Inuit
Born May 27, 1963, Ningeokuluk is one of the most versatile and intelligent graphic artists to emerge from the Kinngait Studios. In 2009, Ningeokuluk’s first children’s book was published by Groundwood Books (A Division of House of Anansi Press). Entitled Alego, it is an autobiographical story of a young girl named Alego who goes clam digging with her grandmother for the first time. The book was short-listed for the Governor General’s Literary Award for children’s illustration.
Since her first prints appeared in the collection in 2004, Ningeokuluk has been one of Kinngait’s studio’s most celebrated artists. She has a comprehensive knowledge of Inuit legends and a fine sense of design and composition. These elements that have made many of her prints highly sought after by collectors. Ningeokuluk has had numerous solo shows of her bold and resplendent drawings and some of her work has been featured in exhibitions in major public galleries and museums.
- Dimensions of the print: 28 x 35.5 cm / 11 x 14 in
- Dimensions of the image: 20 x 14 cm / 8 x 5.5 in
- Copy of an original piece made by the artist
- Not framed
- For every sale, the artist receives royalties
- Made in Canada