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Artist of the moment…..Lucy Tikiq Tunguak

Lucy Tikiq TunguakĀ  is contemporary Inuit artist famous for her work with basalt and the figure. Tunguak’s work brings to mind the round people of the Colombian artist Francis Botero. Lucy Tikiq Tunguak was born in the Baker Lake, Nunavet Territory, Canada in the year 1939.


In this clip we visit a work by Lucy Tikiq Tunjuak set to go to auction.

price range information: The artist work mainly with basalt and works range from $600 to $3,000.

No more info on this artist but more Inuit art coming soon!