Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

“Some ice in some parts of the north are melting fast these days”

by


Itee Pootoogook

Itee Pootoogook

Inuit

Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1951-2014)

Working alongside his contemporaries, Itee’s focus has been the northern landscape. His print Two Seasons (2008) explores the changing seasons of the Arctic landscape in broad colour fields that evoke the interplay between land, sea, ice and sky.