Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Inuk Building Igloo

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  • Medium: steatite
  • Size: 3.5 × 4 × 4.25 inches
  • Reference Code: L91129

Edith Aklok

Inuit

Kugluktuk, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1931- )

Edith was born in the Coppermine area and is a self-taught sculptor. She began carving in 1952, and creates images of traditional life such as igloo scenes and drum dancers.