Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Shaman Bird


  • Medium: basalt, antler
  • Size: 8 × 9 × 2.5 inches (excl. harpoon)
  • Reference Code: U70807

Basil Aptanik

Basil Aptanik


Baker Lake, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1952- )

Basil Aptanik’s step-mother, the late Martha Aptanik (1915-1972), was a Baker Lake carver and printmaker. His step-brother, Paul Toolooktook, is also a well-known Baker Lake sculptor.