Piliujjartut (Competing Against Each Other) Dry Point Print
Three Inuk in playful competition with one another.
56cm x 43.5cm / edition of 50
Artist: Mathewsie Maniapik
Printmaker: Piona Keyuakjuk
Pangnirtung (Pangnirtuuq, ᐸᖕᓂᖅᑑᖅ) is a hamlet on Baffin Island, Nunavut, located 50 kilometers (31 miles) south of the Arctic Circle on an ancient beach in Pangnirtung Fjord at the north end of Cumberland Sound. Renowned for its traditional Inuit arts and crafts, this artistic community has a population of 1400, roughly 95% of whom are Inuit.