Artist of the moment….Noo Atsiaq

Noo Atsiaq is an exciting young Inuit artist born in the Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada in the year 1986.

He is most renown for his work with the polar bear. Especially neat are the ones carved from marble. The bears might be dancing or just walking around. Though he has started to work with marble, Atsiaq enjoys working with serpentine.

In this clip we check out   a dancing bear by the artist.

The artist began carving when he was eleven years old and hasn’t missed a day since according to him!

Noo Atsiaq has served as a studio assistant to the master artist Nuna Parr.

price range information: Works range from $400 to $5,000.

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