Ottokie Ashoona

OTTOKIE (ITULU) ASHOONA    

 

 

Date of Birth:     August 19, 1970                                                Male/Female:    Male                            

 

Place of Birth:    Cape Dorset

 

Mother:             Mayoreak Ashoona

 

Father:              Kaka Ashoona

                                                                                                                                               

 

A self-taught carver, Ottokie started to carve at a very young age.  His favourite subject is the polar bear.

 

EXHIBITIONS:

 

2006                                                                 Rhythms in Motion

                                                                        Galerie d’art Vincent

                                                                        Ottawa, Ontario

                                                                                                (illustrated catalogue)

 

Summer 2009                                                    Summer Celebration

                                                                        Images of the North

                                                                        San Francisco

 

January, 2012                                                    Small Treasures

                                                                        Inuit Gallery of Vancouver

                                                                        Vancouver, BC