Elijah Pootoogook is the son of the late graphic artist Etidlooie Etidlooie (1911-1981), but was adopted by Sharni and Pudlat Pootoogook (1919-1985), both artists as well. Elijah’s sister Sarah Putuguk is an artist and printer; his wife Iqarlik is a printer and carver.
Excerpt ©1997 Inuit Art Section, INAC
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