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Monthly Archives: March 2014

Some really wonderful art projects happening in Nunavut! Awesome work NACA, and…

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Some really wonderful art projects happening in Nunavut! Awesome work NACA, and all the youth!


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Congratulations to all of the youth involved in NACA’s Arviat Youth Mural Project! We are so excited to see the first of three beautiful “100% youth-made” murals come to life in Arviat! Looking forward to the ones that will be produced in Rankin and Baker Laker over the course of the month!!
Well done to all of the budding artists involved in the creation of the mural: Eva Muckpah, Melanie Curley, Charlotte Karetak, Olivia Tagalik, Shelton Nipisar, Kimberly Arualak, Malachi Poungalak, Ceporah Thompson, David Nibgoarsi, Tony Nibgoarsi, Sebastian Mamgark, Joe Ahmak, Pamech Tassiuk, Chelsea Prusky, Chasity St-John and Tyson Prusky! Continue reading

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The new site is officially live http://nwtarts.com/ Announcement will be made…

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The new site is officially live http://nwtarts.com/

Announcement will be made in the NWT Legislative Assembly today!


NWT Arts
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I’ve lived in Ulukhaktok for seven years. I come from a family of artists. For me, creativity felt like something inside of my stomach. Like a burning passion. I had to try to visualize it, on paper or on walls, to try to draw it out, or sew it, and try to make it real. I mainly sew, but I also… Continue reading

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And here are the winners from the first annual Arctic ImageFestival … thanks to…

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And here are the winners from the first annual Arctic ImageFestival … thanks to the Northern Journal for publishing.


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Inuvik youth win photo awards

Two Inuvik youth photographers are being recognized in a big way for their photographic talent.

Alexa Kuptana, 11, and Amy Badgley, 17, both took home awards for their images at the inaugural Arctic Image Festival, held in the community from Feb. 28 to Mar. 2.

This photo by Badgley won the people’s choice award.

Read more: http://norj.ca/2014/03/inuvik-youth-win-photo-awards/ Continue reading

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A shout out to my colleagues at Artless Collective – Cold Amazon, a documentary…

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A shout out to my colleagues at Artless Collective – Cold Amazon, a documentary on the astounding MacKenzie River Basin – will be featured in the Walrus! Pablo, Jay, Tim and Paul – congrats! March 17-23rd Canada’s Water Week.


Cold Amazon
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Coming March 17 Narrated by celebrated northern journalist Paul Andrew, Cold Amazon tells the story of Canada’s massive Mackenzie River Basin. At 1.8 million sq. km, covering three provinces and all three territories, the Mackenzie plays a significant environmental, economic … Continued Continue reading

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Yesterday, with the fine assistance of Richard, Nick and Kolin, I got to turn a…

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Yesterday, with the fine assistance of Richard, Nick and Kolin, I got to turn a school gym in the small arctic town of Inuvik, NWT into a make-shift exhibition space for the first ever Arctic Image Festival. What an honour to be part of the beginning o… Continue reading

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