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Simon Tookoome

Settlement: Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq

(1934-2010) — E2-426

Alternative Names: Tookoome Tookoome, Simon Tookoome, Tacoomie Tookoome, Tukummik Tookoome, Hiutinuaq Tookoome, Teloogayak , Seeviga , Sivuraq , Suvuraq , Sivoga

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Exhibitions

Arctic Images: Major Sculptures by Canada's Leading Contemporary Eskimo (Inuit) Artists

at D/Erlien Fine Art Limited presented by Orca Aart, Chicago


Arctic Mirror

Canadian Museum of Civilization


Arctic Spirit 35 Years of Canadian Inuit Art

Frye Art Museum


Art Inuit

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


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 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 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 of the Eskimo: Contemporary Sculpture & Drawings from the Canadian Arctic

Gallery 100 Hudson


Art/Facts

McMaster Art Gallery


Baker Lake

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


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

Canadian Arctic Producers


Baker Lake Drawings

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Baker Lake Drawings

The Upstairs Gallery


Baker Lake Print Collection *71

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *72

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *73

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *74

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *75

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *76

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *77

(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 *87

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *88

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection *90

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *72

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *73

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *74

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *75

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *78

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *87

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *88

(annual collection)


Baker Lake Print Collection (printmaker) *90

(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 1985

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Baker Lake Prints and Print Drawings

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Baker Lake Prints: 1970 - 1982 Retrospective

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Baker Lake: Persistence of Old Memories

Brandon Allied Arts Council


Bears of the North

Snow Goose Associates


Building on Strengths: New Inuit Art from the Collection

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Celebration 1988

Petro-Canada Exhibition Gallery


Chisel and Brush/Le ciseau et la brosse

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development


Cold Stones, Warm Hearts: Inuit Art from the Northwest Territories

University of Richmond


Contemporary Indian and Inuit Art of Canada

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, Ottawa, presented at the General Assembly Building, United Nations


Contemporary Inuit Art at the National Gallery of Canada

National Gallery of Canada


Contemporary Inuit Drawings

Macdonald Stewart Art Centre


Contemporary Inuit Drawings

Muscarelle Museum of Art College of William and Mary


Demons and Spirits and those who wrestled with them

The Arctic Circle


Die Kunst aus der Arktis

Inuit Galerie, Mannheim held at Humanities and Social Sciences Research Institute, University of Siegen at Villa Waldrich


Die Kunst aus der Arktis

Department of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, Ottawa, presented by Commerzbank


Drawings and Sculpture from Baker Lake

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Drawings by Simon Tookoome and Nancy Pookertnak of Baker Lake

Gallery Pascal


Drawings from Baker Lake

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Each Depends on the Other

Houston North Gallery


Eskimo Narrative

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Espaces Inuit

Maison Hamel-Bruneau


Free Spirits of the Inuit

The Arctic Circle


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

Art Gallery of Ontario


I Am Always Thinking About the Animals

Houston North Gallery


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


Imprint '76

Art Gallery of Ontario, Extension Services


Inua - Angakok - Inuk

The Arctic Circle


Inuit Art in the 1970s

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


Inuit Art: A Selection of Inuit Art from the Collection of the National Museum of Man, Ottawa, and the Rothmans Permanent Collection of Inuit Sculpture, Canada

National Museum of Man, Ottawa and Rothmans of Pall Mall Canada Ltd.


Inuit Art: Drawings and Recent Sculpture

National Gallery of Canada


Inuit Drawings

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Inuit Drawings

Albers Gallery


Inuit Graphic Art from Indian & Northern Affairs Canada

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Inuit Graphics and Drawings from 1959-1990

Arctic Artistry


Inuit Graphics from the Past

Arctic Artistry


Inuit Graphics Through the Year: Rare Prints from the Arctic

Arctic Artistry


Inuit Master Artists of the 1970s

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Inuit Masterworks: Selections from the Collection of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

McMichael Canadian Collection


Inuit Traditions in Graphics: 1961-1987

Arctic Artistry


Kathleen Fenwick Memorial Exhibition

Gallery Pascal


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

Institute of American Indian Arts Museum


Kunst van de Inuit Eskimo's

Gemeentelijk Kunstcentrum Huis Hellemans


Magic and Shamanism

Artspace Main/Access Gallery


Major/Minor

Marion Scott Gallery


Multiple Realities: Inuit Images of Shamanic Transformation

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Native Sculptures and Prints

Gallery Pascal


Noel au Chateau - Art inuit de la collection Macdonald Stewart Art Centre

Macdonald Stewart Art Centre Guelph, Ontario presented at Chateau Dufresne


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


Original Serigraphs and Works on Paper by Simon Tookoome/Inuit sculpture from the Baker Lake Area

Madison Gallery


Polar Vision: Canadian Eskimo Graphics

Jerusalem Artists' House Museum


Qamanittuaq: The Art of Baker Lake

National Gallery of Canada


Qamanittuaq: Where the River Widens Drawings by Baker Lake Artists

Macdonald Stewart Art Centre


Qiviuq: A Legend in Art

Carleton University Art Gallery


Selections from the McMaster Art Gallery Collection

McMaster Art Gallery


Shamans and Spirits: Myths and Medical Symbolism in Eskimo Art

Canadian Arctic Producers and the National Museum of Man


Shamans and Spirits: Myths and Medical Symbolism in Eskimo Art

Arts and Learning Services Foundation (this is a duplicate of the C.A.P. and National Museum of Man exhibition of 1976-1981)


Share the Vision Philadelphians Collect Inuit Art

Art Space Gallery


Simon Tookoome

McMichael Canadian Collection


Simon Tookoome

Inuit Galerie


Simon Tookoome - Drawings

Theo Waddington


Simon Tookoome - Drawings

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Simon Tookoome Original Drawings

Albers Gallery


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


The Coming and Going of the Shaman: Eskimo Shamanism and Art

Winnipeg Art Gallery


The Great Northern Arts Festival

held in Inuvik


The Inuit Imagination

Winnipeg Art Gallery


The Inuit Print/L'estampe inuit

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


The Klamer Family Collection of Inuit Art from the Art Gallery of Ontario

University of Guelph


The Moveable Feast

Arts and Learning Services Foundation


The People Within - Art from Baker Lake

Art Gallery of Ontario


The Swinton Collection of Inuit Art

Winnipeg Art Gallery


The Theme of Transformation in Inuit Sculpture

The Isaacs/Innuit Gallery


The World Around Me

University of Lethbridge Art Gallery


The Zazelenchuk Collection of Eskimo Art

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Tundra & Ice: Stone Images of Animals and Man

presented by Orca Aart at the Adventurers' Club


We Lived by Animals/Nous Vivions des Animaux

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development in cooperation with the Department of External Affairs


Western Canadian Woodblock Prints

Muttart Public Art Gallery


Works on Paper from the Permanent Collection of Inuit Art

Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec


Works on Paper from the Permanent Collection of Inuit Art

Canadian Guild of Craft Quebec


[Inuit Art Exhibition]

Whitby Arts Incorporated, The Station Gallery


[L'art inuit]

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

Public Collections

Amon Carter Museum of Western Art

Fort Worth


Amway Environmental Foundation Collection

Ada


Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

Victoria


Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Halifax


Canada Council Art Bank

Ottawa


Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec

Montreal


Canadian Museum of Civilization

Hull


CIBC Collection

Toronto


Dennos Museum Center, Northwestern Michigan College

Traverse City


Inuit Cultural Institute

Rankin Inlet


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 d'Art Contemporain de Montreal

Montreal


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


Simon Fraser Gallery, Simon Fraser University

Burnaby


University of Alberta

Edmonton


University of Lethbridge Art Gallery

Lethbridge


University of New Brunswick

Fredericton


Winnipeg Art Gallery

Winnipeg

Publications

L'ART DES INUIT.

Author: Veisse, Jeannine
Publication: Vie des arts, no 66, printemps, 1972. p.44-45. (1972)

Artwork

Title Last Sold At Auction
A HAPPY MEETING 2008-06 (June 2008)
A LONELY MAN 2012-06 (June 2012)
A VISION OF ANIMALS 2013-05 (May 2013)
AT THE CENTRE 2019-04 (April 2019)
BEAR 2011-03 (March 2011)
BIRD SHAMAN 2009-11 (November 2009)
BUST WITH OPPOSING KUDLIK 2015-01 (January 2015)
CARIBOU 2009-04 (April 2009)
COMPOSITION 2012-04 (April 2012)
COMPOSITION WITH ARCTIC ANIMALS AND FACE 2015-07 (July 2015)
COMPOSITION WITH FACES, ULU AND FOX 2014-10 (October 2014)
COMPOSITION WITH OPPOSING FACES AND WOLVES 2014-09 (September 2014)
CONFUSED BY VICIOUS DOGS 2019-12 (December 2019)
DANGER OF WOLVES 2009-04 (April 2009)
EACH DEPENDS ON THE OTHER 2017-03 (March 2017)
EACH DEPENDS ON THE OTHER; TWO HEADED DOG CHASING QIVIUQ 2017-02 (February 2017)
FACES; TOTEM WITH FACE, ANIMAL AND KUDLIK DETAIL 2012-03 (March 2012)
FAMILY 2007-11 (November 2007)
FIGHTING OVER A FISH 2019-11 (November 2019)
GIANTS ADOPT AN INUK PERSON 2009-03 (March 2009)
GROUP DECISION MAKING 2020-03 (March 2020)
HEADS IN ABSTRACTION 2016-03 (March 2016)
HUNGER 2009-04 (April 2009)
HUNTER SEARCHING FOR FOOD 2017-08 (August 2017)
HUNTERS, DOGS, AND MUSK OX 2014-01 (January 2014)
I AM ALWAYS THINKING ABOUT THE ANIMALS 2019-11 (November 2019)
INUGUQTUQ 2017-03 (March 2017)
INUIT TOGETHER 2014-04 (April 2014)
INUKPASSUKYUK / GIANTS ADOPT AN INUK PERSON 2017-03 (March 2017)
INUKPASSUKYUK, GIANTS ADOPT AN INUK PERSON 2009-09 (September 2009)
KIVIUK CROSSING THE RIVER 2015-08 (August 2015)
MAN AND WIFE 2019-06 (June 2019)
MUSK OX 2010-04 (April 2010)
NUNAMIUTAT 2007-11 (November 2007)
NUNAMIUTAT (SUMMER CAMP PEOPLE) 2014-07 (July 2014)
PEOPLE THINKING ABOUT WOLVES 2008-06 (June 2008)
QADRUHAUQ - THE MYSTERIOUS HELPER 2008-06 (June 2008)
QADRUHUAQ THE MYSTERIOUS HELPER 2008-10 (October 2008)
QADRUHUAQ, THE MYSTERIOUS HELPER 2019-09 (September 2019)
QARUHUAQ BECOMES A SHAMAN 2019-06 (June 2019)
QIVIUQ DREAMS OF WOLVES AND MEN 2014-10 (October 2014)
SHAMAN AND WOLVES 2007-04 (April 2007)
SHAMAN WITH CARIBOU HEADS 2013-03 (March 2013)
SHAMAN/WOLF 2009-11 (November 2009)
SPIRIT 2011-05 (May 2011)
THE KIND ANIMALS 2017-08 (August 2017)
THE MYSTERIOUS HELPER 2020-03 (March 2020)
THE PLEASURE OF EATING FISH 2007-11 (November 2007)
THE PLEASURES OF EATING FISH 2013-05 (May 2013)
THE SHAMAN PERFORMS 2011-04 (April 2011)
THE WAVE 2020-02 (February 2020)
THE WORLD OF MAN AND THE WORLD OF ANIMALS COME TOGETHER IN THE SHAMAN 2018-11 (November 2018)
THINKING OF ANIMALS 2019-12 (December 2019)
TOTEM 2018-05 (May 2018)
TRANSFORMATION 2009-04 (April 2009)
TRAVEL IN WINTER AND SUMMER TIME; QIVIUQ DREAMS OF WOLVES AND MEN 2016-08 (August 2016)
TWO FACES 2011-11 (November 2011)
TWO SHAMAN HELPERS GREETING EACH OTHER 2010-02 (February 2010)
UMINGMAK, ANIMALS AFRAID OF ANIMALS 2008-06 (June 2008)
UNTITLED 2008-06 (June 2008)
UNTITLED 2013-10 (October 2013)
UNTITLED 2008-09 (September 2008)
UNTITLED 2019-11 (November 2019)
UNTITLED 2008-06 (June 2008)
UNTITLED 2019-09 (September 2019)
UNTITLED 2010-10 (October 2010)
UNTITLED 2009-04 (April 2009)
UNTITLED 2020-02 (February 2020)
UNTITLED 2009-04 (April 2009)
UNTITLED 2007-11 (November 2007)
UNTITLED 2008-02 (February 2008)
UNTITLED 2019-11 (November 2019)
UNTITLED 2020-02 (February 2020)
UNTITLED 2008-06 (June 2008)
UNTITLED (2) (HUNTERS WITH DOGS AND MUSK OXEN) 2015-01 (January 2015)
UNTITLED (HUNTER DEVOURED) 2012-06 (June 2012)
UNTITLED (TRANSFORMATION) 2012-06 (June 2012)
WOLF HUNTING CARIBOU 2008-09 (September 2008)

Recent Auction Results

GROUP DECISION MAKING
Estimate: 200 — 400
Sold: Mar 2020 — Sold For: $600
THE MYSTERIOUS HELPER
Estimate: 200 — 400
Sold: Mar 2020 — Sold For: $216
THE WAVE
Estimate: 200 — 400
Sold: Feb 2020 — Sold For: $120
UNTITLED
Estimate: 200 — 400
Sold: Feb 2020 — Sold For: $120
THINKING OF ANIMALS
Estimate: 300 — 500
Sold: Dec 2019 — Sold For: $420
CONFUSED BY VICIOUS DOGS
Estimate: 200 — 400
Sold: Dec 2019 — Sold For: $240