ANNIE POOTOOGOOK: 1969–2016

Annie Pootoogook has passed away. Inuit everywhere in Inuit Nunangat (the four Inuit regions of Canada) mourn her passing, even as we celebrate her life and accomplishments. Pootoogook was a hugely influential artist who forever changed the face of Inuit art. For that, we owe a huge debt to her artistic legacy.

Continue reading at http://canadianart.ca/features/annie-pootoogook-1969-2016

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Annie Pootoogook, Playing Super Nintendo, 2003–4. Courtesy Feheley Fine Arts.

 

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