Posts Tagged ‘Repulse Bay’

Artist of the moment…..Lazarus Malliki

Lazarus Malliki is an Inuit artist born in 1978 in Repulse Bay, Nunavut Territory, Canada.

price range information: Works range from $500 to $4,000.

Brother Paul Malliki, already posted about here, is the most successful artist in Repulse Bay. Paul even teaches sculpture at the Arctic College.

To close we see the artist at work on trying out a new approach to sculpting.

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Sorry no more information on this artist, but more Inuit art coming soon!

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Artist of the moment…..Paul Malliki

Paul Malliki is a wonderful Inuit artist born in Repulse Bay, Nunavut Territory, Canada  in the year 1956. Paul Malliki is one of few Inuit professional artists living in the Repulse Bay area.

The artist is renown for his work with animals and the human figure.  He portrays them doing their everyday activities including smelling for food and hunting.

The artist loves everything about his life. Awesome!

He began carving to help feed the family when he was unable to hunt or trap. He constantly studies the movements of animals, even whilst hunting.

price range information: No price range available.

Has been  part of the Arctic College teaching faculty teaching a sculpture class.

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