Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Shaman Dog Mother and Spirits (1988/89)

by


Kenojuak Ashevak

Kenojuak Ashevak

CC, RCA

Inuit

Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1927-2013)

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.