Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Angels Beckon (2002)

by

  • Medium: etching, aquatint
  • Size: 35.5 × 27.5 inches
  • Edition: 50
  • Reference Code: CD2002-22

Kumwartok Ashoona

Inuit

Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1975- )

Born in 1975, Kumwartok Ashoona is the youngest contributor to the 2002 collection. Kumwartok comes from a rich artistic heritage. Her father was the renowned carver Kaka Ashoona, her mother is the well known graphic artist, Mayoreak and she was named after her late uncle, the distinguished carver, Koomwartok. Two of her brothers, Ohito and Ottokie are successful artists and her grandmother was the late Pitseolak Ashoona.