Artist of the moment……Eugene Alfred

 

Eugene Alfred is a Five Nations artist who is a master sculptor and wonderful printmaker.  Eugene Alfred was born in the year 1970.

Alfred represents the Tlingit Crow clan of the Selkirk First  Nations Group.

The artist uses wood as his main medium.

A large influence on Eugene Alfred was another First Nations artist member, Dempsey Bob, also of the Tlingit tribe.

The artist produces mainly masks, bowls, spoons, and panels that celebrate his culture.

Alfred is based out of Pelly Crossing, Yukon, Canada. A census taken in 2008 had the city with a population of around 300 people.

price range information: Works range from $2,000 to $20,000.

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