Showing posts with label jessie oonark. Show all posts
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Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Jessie Oonark

Jessie Oonark: A Retrospective, Jean Blodgett and Marie Bouchard, Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1986
(Oonark sewing in her home, 1973/parka, 1969/Big Woman, 1974/ Untitled (wall hanging), 1973/ Untitled, 1974/Oonark painting on a building, Baker Lake, 1968)
Don't let them worry you, they are only my dreams.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Jessie Oonark (Baker Lake)




From Power of Thought: The Prints of Jessie Oonark, Marsh Art Gallery, University of Richmond, VA, 2001. (Top to bottom: Fish With Ulus, stencil on paper, 1981; Two Birds Guard Sleeping Kiviuk, linocut and stencil on paper, 1981; My Dream Of A Person With Birds, linocut and stencil on paper, 1981; Strange Huge Inuk, stonecut and stencil on paper, 1983)

Jessie Oonark (Baker Lake, Nunavut) 1906-1985