"Kiviuq has latched on to the Fish-whale and has transformed into a part mammal.......for his unexpected voyage...throughout the depths of the underworld and beyond." Carved from Brazilian Soapstone with inlaid eyes 17" x 9" x 4"
Jamesie Pitseolak of Cape Dorset carves everyday objects from stone. This screwdriver with a screw in its handle, titled "Screws Loose", shows not only his carving skill, but also his sense of humor. 13 1/2" x 1" x 1 1/8" h
Matiusi Iyaituk, past president and active member of the Inuit Art Foundation, creates innovative sculptures with a sense of humor. This coloration of the serpentine from which the face was made is quite striking. The horsehair lends a touch of reality. The fishing hook hanging from the area where the man's right hand would be completes the picture. 29" high