Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Siilavut, Nunavut • Our Environment, Our Land (1999)


  • Medium: lithograph
  • Size: 22 × 30 inches (each diptych panel)
  • Edition: 99
  • Reference Code: I120903

April 1st, 1999 marked the official inception of the new Territory of Nunavut in Canada’s Arctic. To commemorate this historic event, Dorset Fine Arts released a special edition of 99 prints by Kenojuak — a large diptych entitled Siilavut, Nunavut (Our Environment, Our Land).

Kenojuak Ashevak

Kenojuak Ashevak



Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada


Kenojuak Ashevak was born October 3, 1927. Her early years were spent living a traditional hunting lifestyle on the land at Ikirasaq on the southern coast of Baffin Island, residing in igloos and skin tents.