TITLE

Interior spaces, northern places: Nunavut artist Annie Pootoogook's artwork is observational and narrative

AUTHOR(S)
Fraser, J. Lynn
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/24/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 9, p1100
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features nunavut artist Annie Pootogook. Pootoogook herself, comments that her work is based on emotional or difficult incidents that she has seen and she wants show that in her art. Her artwork is a safe venue for her emotions, her interior spaces to be expressed. Pootoogook began drawing in 1997 with the encouragement of the West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative Ltd. in Cape Dorset, Baffin Island.
ACCESSION #
22737087

 

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