Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Jobie Arnaituk


Kangiqsujuaq, Quebec, Canada

(1948- )

“Jobie Arnaituk of Kangiqsujuaq followed in the footsteps of his mother, Qipitaq, when he became a sculptor and a printmaker. An accomplished artist, Arnaituk is also a musician and novice actor, having played a bit role as Nayalik alongside his colleague Tamussie Sivuarapik in the 1992 film Shadow of the Wolf starring Lou Diamond Phillips.

“Arnaituk’s work has been exhibited in Canada and France over the last three decades and is included in the Inuit art collection of the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Gatineau.”

Artist Contemporaries