Teachers Lesson Plans

Contemporary Inuit Sculpture

This lesson plan focuses on contemporary Inuit sculpture, dating from 1973. It presents the diverse thematic and aesthetic approaches to art making in the North.

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Title:

Contemporary Inuit Sculpture

Theme:

Contemporary Inuit art from the four regions of Arctic Canada: Nunavik, Baffin, Keewatin, and Kitikmeot and the Western Arctic.

Summary:

This lesson presents 10 Inuit artists whose work reflects traditions that are thousands of years old at the same time that they bear witness to a culture that is alive and well, and in full transition today.