Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Standing Woman (1979)

by

  • Medium: basalt
  • Size: 5.5 × 2.25 × 1.5 inches
  • Reference Code: M160318

Ada Eyetoaq

Ada Eyetoaq

Inuit

Baker Lake, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1934- )

Baker Lake Inuit artist Ada Eyetoaq is best known for her roughly carved miniature soapstone sculptures of human figures, though she has also explored other artistic media. She has created a number of drawings for the Sanavik Cooperative’s print program and a few wool duffel and felt wall-hangings.