The drawing of a quiet moment of discovery for the bird upon finding a feather shows Qavavau's attention to small details.
50.7 x 65.8 cm
graphite on paper
Qavavau Manumie (1958- )
Qavavau was born in Brandon, Manitoba in 1958. He returned to Kinngait (Cape Dorset) as a very young child and has lived there since. For several years Qavavau has worked for the Kinngait Studios as a printmaker - in the lithography and more recently in the stonecut studio. He is an accomplished and precise printmaker.