Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Making an Igloo

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  • Medium: soapstone
  • Size: 9 × 17 × 9.75 inches
  • Reference Code: M140602

Makusi Anauta (Anautak)

Inuit

Akulivik, Quebec, Canada

(1939- )

Makusi Pangutu Anauta was born in Kikitayuak. Married in 1960, he and his wife Lucy have eight children. They have lived in both Povungnituk and Akulivik. Makusi has been actively carving since 1955, and for a brief time, he served on the Board of Directors of La Federation des Cooperatives du Nouveau-Quebec.