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Official Release: 2015 Cape Dorset Print Collection at Northern Images
2015 Cape Dorset Print Collection
Northern Images is pleased to host the 56th Annual Cape Dorset Print Collection. These coveted prints are released across the country once annually, Northern Images has been proud to participate in this release for over 40 years.
Official Release - Saturday October 17, 2015
Preview through October 16 at www.northernimages.ca, call and reserve the prints now by contacting our Yellowknife gallery at 1-867-873-5944.
The Cape Dorset Print Collection highlights the rich art production of an area home to just 1,300 residents. Located on the southern tip of Baffin Island, Cape Dorset is hailed as the most artistic community in Canada and the undisputed capital of Inuit art.
The 2015 collection of 31 works is an outstanding representation of the talents of some of Canada's most renowned Inuit artists. Produced at the Kinngait Studios in Cape Dorset, Nunavut, the print release has been an annual international event since 1959. Artists represented in the 2015 release are Saimaiyu Akesuk, Kudluajuk Ashoona, Shuvinai Ashoona, Ettusa Kingwatsiaq, Qavavau Manumie, Ohotaq Mikkigak, Cee Pootoogook, Malaija Pootoogook, Pitaloosie Saila, Nicotye Samayualie, Ningeokuluk Teevee and Papiara Tukiki.