Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Inuk (c.1960s)

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Imaruituq Taqtu

Inuit

Arctic Bay, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1934- )

Imaruituq comes from a very artistic family. Her father, the late Toongalook (1912-1967) was an artist. Her brothers, Phillip Qamanirq and Lew Phillip are both carvers. Her sisters, Rebecca Issuqangituq and Martha Erkasak Naqitaqvik are also artists in Arctic Bay.