Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Owl Spirit (c.1970)


  • Medium: serpentine
  • Size: 15 × 11 × 9 inches
  • Reference Code: M140707

Featured in the Introduction, page 7, of Cape Dorset Sculpture by Derek Norton and Nigel Reading, 2005.

Latcholassie Akesuk

Latcholassie Akesuk


Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada


Latcholassie is the son of Tudlik (1890-1966), a well-known sculptor in Cape Dorset. Latcholassie’s family includes many talented artists. His wife, Simaiyok Akesuk and his children, Ulayu Akesuk (son), Suqualuk Akesuk (adopted son) and Milutituk Petaulassie (adopted daughter) are also Cape Dorset sculptors.