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Irene Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq, ᐃᕆᓐ ᐊᕙᓚᑭᐊ

Settlement: Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq

(1941) — E2-423

Alternative Names: Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq, Irene Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq, Tiktaalaaq Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq, Ahvalakiak Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq, Avalakiak Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq, Ahvalaquaq Avaalaaqiaq Tiktaalaaq, Avaalakiak , Ahvalaqlaq , Avaalaqiaq , Avalekiak , I Tiktaalaaq , Tiktaalaq

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Exhibitions

50 Inuit Prints

Canadian Arctic Producers in coordination with the Hudson's Bay Company Inuit Art Marketing Service, held at Simpson's


A Woman's Vision

Art Space Gallery


Arctic Mirror

Canadian Museum of Civilization


Arctic Mystery, Harmony and Transformation Baker Lake Textile Art

Art Gallery of the Canadian Embassy organized by Arctic Inuit Art


Arctic Vision: Art of the Canadian Inuit

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Canadian Arctic Producers


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie Sanguine, La Rochelle


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie Akenaton


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie Maite Aubert


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie Montador


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie Ombre et Lumiere


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie La Tour des Cardinaux


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie Humbert


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at La Halle aux Bles


Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Le Theatre


Art Inuit, l'Art des Esquimaux du Canada

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Maison Falleur, Cambrai


Art Inuit, la Sculpture des Esquimaux du Canada

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Chapelle de la Visitation, Thonon


Art Inuit, la Sculpture des Esquimaux du Canada

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Les Chiroux, Centre Culturel de la Wallonie, Liege


Art Inuit, la Sculpture des Esquimaux du Canada

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Centre d'Action Culturelle du Bassin Houllier, Lorrain, Saint Avold


Art Inuit: Autour de la Collection de Cape Dorset 1990

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Centre Culturel Canadien


Art Inuit: Autour de la Collection de Cape Dorset 1991

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Le Colombier


Baker Lake - Drawings, Sculpture, Tapestries

Theo Waddington


Baker Lake - Uncatalogued Prints 1979-1985 A retrospective collection exhibited at selected galleries, organized by

Canadian Arctic Producers


Baker Lake Arts - Prints, Sculpture, Wallhangings

Playhouse Gallery


Baker Lake Print Collection *75

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *76

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *78

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *79

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *80

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *81

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *82

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *83/84

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *85

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *86

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *88

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *90

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *75

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *79

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *81

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *82

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *83/4

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *85

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *86

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *87

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Retrospective: A Twenty Year Anniversary

The Upstairs Gallery


Baker Lake Prints & Print-Drawings: 1970-1976

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Baker Lake Prints - Ten Year Retrospective

The Upstairs Gallery


Baker Lake Prints: 1970 - 1982 Retrospective

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Baker Lake Sculpture

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Baker Lake Wallhangings

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Baker Lake Wallhangings

Isaacs/Innuit Gallery


Baker Lake Wallhangings 1976

The Guild Shop


Baker Lake Wallhangings 1978

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Baker Lake Wallhangings 1978

Gallery One


Baker Lake Wallhangings 1979

The Arctic Circle


Beeldhouwkunst van de Inuit (Canada)

by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai, France at Amphora Finippon pvba, Sint Andries, Brugge, Belgium


Borealis: Inuit Images of Man and Animals

Freeport Art Museum and Cultural Centre


Collecting Inuit Art - Shifting Perceptions

Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen's University


Contemporary Inuit Drawings

Macdonald Stewart Art Centre


Contemporary Inuit Drawings

Muscarelle Museum of Art College of William and Mary


Crafts from Arctic Canada/Artisanat de l'arctique canadien

Canadian Eskimo Arts Council


Eskimo Wallhangings

McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario


Grasp Tight the Old Ways: Selections from the Klamer Family Collection of Inuit Art

Art Gallery of Ontario


Heritage of the Inuit: Masterpieces of the Eskimo

Colorado Galleries of the Arts, Arapahoe Community College


Hunter of the Sacred Game: Traditional Life on the Land

Organized by the Arts and Learning Services Foundation


Im Schatten der Sonne: Zeitgenossische Kunst der Indianer und Eskimos in Kanada/In the Shadow of the Sun: Contemporary Indian and Inuit Art in Canada

Canadian Museum of Civilization


Immaginario Inuit Arte e cultura degli esquimesi canadesi

Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea


In Celebration

Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec


Inuit Art from the Art Centre Collection

Macdonald Stewart Art Centre


Inuit Art from the Canadian Arctic

Bayly Art Museum University of Virginia


Inuit Art in the 1970s

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, and the Agnes Etherington Art Centre


Inuit Drawings

Albers Gallery


Inuit Graphic Art from Indian & Northern Affairs Canada

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Inuit Masks

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Inuit Master Artists of the 1970s

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Inuk, Inuit: Art et tradition chez les esquimaux d'hier et d'aujourd'hui

presented by L'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai, at Musee des Beaux-arts d'Arras


Keeping Our Stories Alive: An Exhibition of the Art and Crafts from Dene and Inuit of Canada

Institute of American Indian Arts Museum


Keewatin Wallhangings 1979-1981

Canadian Arctic Producers Ltd.


Keewatin Wallhangings 1982

Windsong Galleries


Kunst aus der Arktis

Volkerkundmuseum der Universitat Zurich


Kunst van de Inuit Eskimo's

Gemeentelijk Kunstcentrum Huis Hellemans


Moving Around the Form: Inuit Sculpture and Prints

Agnes Etherington Art Centre Queen's University


Multiple Realities: Inuit Images of Shamanic Transformation

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Northern Lights: Inuit Textile Art from the Canadian Arctic

Baltimore Museum of Art


Nouveau Territoires... 350/500 Ans Apres, Presented at les maisons de la culture Cote-des-Neiges, Notre-Dame- de-Grace, and Rosemont-Petite Patrie

Montreal Recreation and Community Development Service and les Ateliers Visions Planetaire


Patiently I Sing Selections from the Tyler/Brooks Collection

Carleton University Art Gallery


Qamanittuaq: Where the River Widens Drawings by Baker Lake Artists

Macdonald Stewart Art Centre


Qiviuq: A Legend in Art

Carleton University Art Gallery


Return of the Birds

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Sojourns to Nunavut: Contemporary Inuit Art from Canada

at Bunkamura Art Gallery, presented by the University of British Columbia Museum of Anthropology and The McMichael Canadian Art Collection


Spirits and Dreams - Arts of the Inuit of Baker Lake

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development


Stones and Bones of Baffin Island

The Arctic Circle


The Arctic/L'Artique

UNESCO


The Great Northern Arts Festival

held in Inuvik


The Inuit Print/L'estampe inuit

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and the National Museum of Man


The Lindsay and Swartz Collections: New Acquisitions

Winnipeg Art Gallery


The Spirit World - 1977 to 1990: Baker Lake Clyde River and Pangnirtung Prints. A retrospective collection exhibited at selected commercial galleries, organized by

Canadian Arctic Producers


The Theme of Transformation in Inuit Sculpture

The Isaacs/Innuit Gallery


The World Around Me

University of Lethbridge Art Gallery


Transformation

The Arctic Circle


Wallhangings

Theo Waddington


Wallhangings by Irene Avaalaaqiaq

Isaacs/Innuit Gallery


Wallhangings: Embroidered and Appliqued: by Ahvalakiak of Baker Lake

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Women of the North: An Exhibition of art by Inuit Women of the Canadian Arctic

Marion Scott Gallery


Women Who Draw: 30 Years of Graphic Art from the Canadian Arctic

Feheley Fine Arts


[L'art inuit]

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Chapelle de la Visitation, Thonon


[L'art inuit]

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie des Tanneurs, Mulhouse


[L'art inuit]

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Les Martres-de-Veyre


[L'art inuit]

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Galerie Autre Regard, Paris


[L'art inuit]

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Palais de l'Europe, le Touquet


[L'art inuit]

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at St. Marcellin


[L'art inuit]

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Palais de L'Europe, Le Touquet

Public Collections

Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen's University

Kingston


Amway Environmental Foundation Collection

Ada


Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec

Montreal


Canadian Museum of Civilization

Hull


CIBC Collection

Toronto


Confederation Centre of the Arts

Charlottetown


Dennos Museum Center, Northwestern Michigan College

Traverse City


John and Mary Robertson Collection, Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Kingston


Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery

Kitchener


Klamer Family Collection, Art Gallery of Ontario

Toronto


Macdonald Stewart Art Centre

Guelph


McMaster University Art Gallery

Hamilton


McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Kleinburg


Mendel Art Gallery

Saskatoon


Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal

Montreal


Museum of Anthropology, University of British Columbia

Vancouver


National Gallery of Canada

Ottawa


Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

Yellowknife


University of Alberta

Edmonton


University of Lethbridge Art Gallery

Lethbridge


University of New Brunswick

Fredericton


Winnipeg Art Gallery

Winnipeg

Publications

MOVING TOWARDS AN INUIT MUSEUM.

Author: Brummel, Janett
Publication: (1986)


SCULPTURES FROM GJOA HAVEN.

Author: Pope, Anne
Publication: Edmonton, Alta. : INUIT ART ENTHUSIASTS NEWSLETTER(28)14, September. (1985)


TRANSCRIPT OF THE INTERVIEW WITH LUCASSIE TOOKALAK.

Interviewed by Marybelle Myers, translation by Ali Tulugak on May 1, 1985 in Povungnituk, Arctic Quebec.

Author: CEAC [Canadian Eskimo Arts Council]
Publication: Ottawa : Canadian Eskimo Arts Council in collaboration with the Inuit Art Section, INAC, and the National Film Board of Canada. (1985)


TRANSCRIPT OF THE INTERVIEW WITH VIRGINIA WATT.

Interviewed by Peter Millard on May 21, 1985 in Montreal.

Author: CEAC [Canadian Eskimo Arts Council]
Publication: Ottawa : Department of Indian and Northern Affairs (1985)


MY STORY.

Author: Ipellie, Alootook
Publication: NORTH/NORD 30(1):54-58, SPRING (1983)


ESKIMO POINT TAPESTRIES.

Author: Barron, Eunice
Publication: Edmonton, Alta. : INUIT ART ENTHUSIASTS NEWSLETTER (1983)


GEORGE ARLUK.

Author: Inuit Galerie
Publication: Mannheim, Federal Republic of Germany : Inuit Galerie. (1981)


THE ESKIMO MUSEUM.

Author: Condell, Yvonne C.
Publication: New York, N.Y. : ARTS AND CULTURE OF THE NORTH 1(3) : 32, May. (1977)


A COLLECTOR'S POINT OF VIEW.

Author: Harris, James
Publication: New York, N.Y. : ARTS AND CULTURE OF THE NORTH 1(1):2, November. (1976)


HANDBOOK OF ESKIMO ARTIFACTS.

Author: Crassweller, Ken
Publication: Ottawa : Department of Indian and Northern Affairs (1972)


CAPE DORSET PRINTS = ESTAMPES.

Author: West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative
Publication: Cape Dorset: West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative (1972)

Artwork

Title Last Sold At Auction
ALL DIFFERENT THOUGHTS 2017-02 (February 2017)
BIRD FACING SHADOWS 2011-11 (November 2011)
BIRD SHAMAN TRANSFORMATIONS 2015-11 (November 2015)
BIRD/WOMAN 2009-10 (October 2009)
BIRDS WERE FRIGHTENED BY THE EYES IN THE POTATOES 2016-09 (September 2016)
CRAWLING SHAMAN 2009-04 (April 2009)
DANCERS WITH SHADOWS 2008-04 (April 2008)
HALF FISH HALF HUMAN 2012-05 (May 2012)
HALF FISH, HALF HUMAN 2019-11 (November 2019)
HAPPY SPIRIT FACES 2016-04 (April 2016)
HAPPY THAT THE BIRDS ARE BACK 2019-11 (November 2019)
HE WISHES HE HAD WINGS 2019-09 (September 2019)
MANY SHAMANS 2015-11 (November 2015)
SEA BIRTH 2019-11 (November 2019)
SEASPIRITS 2011-11 (November 2011)
SEDNAS AND ANIMALS 2016-04 (April 2016)
SHADOWS OF THE WOLF 2010-09 (September 2010)
SHAMANS 2007-11 (November 2007)
SHAMANS AND ANIMALS 2007-04 (April 2007)
SPIRIT CLOUD AND DANCERS 2008-11 (November 2008)
SPIRITS 2018-08 (August 2018)
THE BIG HEAD WITH HORNS 2012-09 (September 2012)
THE SHAMAN CALLS HIS FRIENDS 2019-11 (November 2019)
THINKING OF BEING A BIRD 2018-03 (March 2018)
TRANSFORMATION 2009-11 (November 2009)
TRANSFORMATIONS 2018-01 (January 2018)
UNTITLED 2009-04 (April 2009)
UNTITLED 2010-02 (February 2010)
UNTITLED 2008-11 (November 2008)
UNTITLED 2012-11 (November 2012)
UNTITLED 2018-05 (May 2018)
UNTITLED 2009-04 (April 2009)
UNTITLED 2012-11 (November 2012)
UNTITLED 2019-11 (November 2019)
UNTITLED 2010-04 (April 2010)
UNTITLED (BIRD SHAMAN WITH SURROUNDING SPIRITS) 2015-06 (June 2015)
UNTITLED (SEA CREATURES) 2011-03 (March 2011)
UNTITLED (SHAMAN TRANSFORMATION WITH SURROUNDING SPIRITS) 2015-07 (July 2015)
UNTITLED (SPIRITS) 2019-04 (April 2019)

Recent Auction Results

HE WISHES HE HAD WINGS
Estimate: 150 — 250
Sold: Sep 2019 — Sold For: $120
UNTITLED (SPIRITS)
Estimate: 1,000 — 1,500
Sold: Apr 2019 — Sold For: $960
SPIRITS
Estimate: 700 — 1,000
Sold: Aug 2018 — Sold For: $780
UNTITLED
Estimate: 3,000 — 4,000
Sold: May 2018 — Sold For: $2,880
THINKING OF BEING A BIRD
Estimate: 200 — 300
Sold: Mar 2018 — Sold For: $132
TRANSFORMATIONS
Estimate: 800 — 1,200
Sold: Jan 2018 — Sold For: $1,200