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Kenojuak 1927-2013

Overview
Works: 56 works in 81 publications in 5 languages and 578 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Art  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: E99.E7, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kenojuak
Kenojuak by Jean Blodgett( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Front blurb: Kenojuak is a tribute honouring the life and work of one of the world's most celebrated and prolific Eskimo artists. Originally published in 1981, as a limited edition of 275, this book was never before available to the general public. We are proud to present a new edition of this magnificent book-a visually stunning and richly documented history of an important Canadian artist. The Toronto Globe & Mail described Kenojuak as "the visionary artist from Cape Dorset in West Baffin Island-a special Canadian. Her stonecut print, the Enchanted Owl, which netted her $25 originally, has been auctioned since for as much as $12,000. In 1970, the aggressive little owl's image was reproduced on a Canadian 6-cent stamp. Her stone sculptures in the Toronto-Dominion Bank's prestigious Inuit collection have been viewed by hundreds. In 1967, (she) was awarded the Order of Canada." In addition, she has numerous exhibitions, and designed Canada's mural at the World's Fair in Osaka Japan. Today, the 58-year old artist says, "I continue to carve. A small canvas tent against the side of my house in Cape Dorset serves as my carving studio in bad weather. Otherwise I carve out of doors. I am grateful to those people who are interested in and admire my work. When I am dead, I am sure there will still be people discussing my art." Kenojuak is a handsome volume, containing over 160 color plates, with every print the artist has produced up to 1980, many of her drawings, photographs of her sculpture, and numerous documentary photographs of the artist in her working and home environment. Kenojuak is unique in the field of art book publishing. Never before has the work of an Eskimo artist been so comprehensively and masterfully treated
Kenojuak : the life story of an Inuit artist by Ansgar Walk( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making art work : in Cape Dorset by Shannon Bagg( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exhibition included works by Pitseolak Ashoona (1904-1983) ; Pitaloosie Saila, b. 1942 ; Pudlo Pudlat (1916-1992) ; Kenojuak Ashevar, b. 1927
Kenojuak and onward : Arnaqu Ashevak, Adamie Ashevak, Kenojuak Ashevak : November 6-23, 2004( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eskimo artist Kenojuak( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits the Eskimo artist in Canada's Arctic showing the rare beauty of the world from which she draws inspiration. Observes her duties as wife and mother and visits Cape Dorset's Cooperative Art Colony to follow the work of transferring designs to stones and making rice-paper prints from them
[Art of the Eskimos( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenojuak lithographs by Theo Waddington Gallery( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isumavut : a expressão artística de nove mulheres de Cape Dorset( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From drawing to print : perception and process in Cape Dorset art by Dorothy LaBarge( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue to accompany an exhibition of the original drawing and resultant print. Includes text on the drawings, stonecut and stencil techniques, from drawing to print, and biographies of the artists
Sun owl [picture] by Kenojuak( Visual )

and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confessions animales : bestiaire II by Serge Bouchard( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tous n'avant pas été entendus. La baleine au long cours et le grand duc des grands-duchés, l'urubu à tête rouge et le vison de Mina, chacun voulait prendre part au concert. Comme il l'avait fait pour l'écriture de son premier bestiaire, Serge Bouchard a donc prêté l'oreille fine, aux bêtes qui voulaient parler. C'est le propos du Bestiaire II : ajouter d'autres voix au concert nord-américain du règne sauvage." (cf. quatrième de couverture). Sur le disque intitulé Confessions animales, Serge Bouchard fait la lecture d'extraits des Bestiaires I et II dans un environnement musical créé par Normand Corbeil. [SDM]
[Miscellaneous articles] by Kenojuak( Book )

in Multiple languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenojuak Ashevak( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kenojuak Ashevak, 1973( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inuit -- Arctic -- Nunavut: Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin) region -- Kinngait (Cape Dorset) -- 20th century -- photograph of the printmking artist -- alternate names: Kenojuak Ashevak; Kenoyuak; Kinoajuak; Kenoajuak -- sw58
Kenojuak : graphic masterworks of the Inuit by Jean Blodgett( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kenojuak : a retrospective exhibition = Exposition rétrospective( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material by Kenojuak( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kenojuak : Lebensgeschichte einer bedeutenden Inuit-Künstlerin by Ansgar Walk( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Eskimos and their art( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kenojuak Ashevak holding one of her prints, 1962( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inuit -- Arctic -- Nunavut: Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin) region -- Kinngait (Cape Dorset) -- 20th century -- photograph of the printmking artist holding one of her works -- alternate names: Kenojuak Ashevak; Kenoyuak; Kinoajuak; Kenoajuak -- sw57
 
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Alternative Names
Ashevak, Kenoajuak 1927-2013

Ashevak, Kenojuak

Ashevak, Kenojuak 1927-2013

Ashevak, Kenojuak Udluriaq Amaro Siaja

Ashevak, Kenojuak Udluriaq Amarosiaja

Ashevak, Kenoyuak 1927-2013

Ashevak, Kinajuak 1927-2013

Ashevak, Kinoajuak 1927-2013

Kenoajuak

Kenojouk

Kenojuak Ashevak

Kenojuak Ashevak 1927-

Kenojuak Ashevak 1927-2013

Kenoyuak

Kinoajuak

Kinojvack

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