Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Then: “Nordair taxied out to the runway before taking off in Cape Dorset”

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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.