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i u a pi pu pa ti tu ta ki ku ka gi gu ga mi mu ma ni nu na si su sa li lu la ji ju ja vi vu va ri ru ra qi qu qa ngi ngu nga lhi lhu lha

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Aqjangajuk Shaa, ᐊᔭᒐᔪ ᓴᐊ

Settlement: Cape Dorset / Kinngait

(1937-2019) — E7-1065

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Exhibitions

An Enduring Tradition II: Inuit Carving from the Northwest Territories

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Aqjangajuk Shaa

Houston North Gallery


Aqjangajuk Shaa - Sculpture

Cottage Craft Gifts and Fine Arts Ltd.


Arctic Ice: Sculptures in Marble by the Artists of Cape Dorset, Northwest Territories

Marion Scott Gallery


Arctic Spirit 35 Years of Canadian Inuit Art

Frye Art Museum


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 Chapelle de la Visitation


Art Inuit

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


Art Inuit

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


Art Inuit

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


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


Axangayu

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Axangayu

Waddington Galleries


Axangayu

Robertson Galleries


Axangayu Cape Dorset - Recent Sculpture

Waddington Galleries


Baffin Island Sculpture

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Canadian Inuit Art

Sponsored by Canadian Arctic Producers at City Hall


Cape Dorset

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Cape Dorset - Selected Sculpture from the Collection of the Winnipeg Art Gallery

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Cape Dorset Graphics *61

(annual collection)


Cape Dorset Sculptors and Their Sculpture

The Inuit Art Collection Mr. and Mrs. James F. Bacon


Cape Dorset Sculpture

Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec


Cape Dorset Sculpture

McMaster Art Gallery


Cape Dorset Stone Sculpture: Masters & the Next Generation

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Collectable Sculpture 1987

Webster Galleries


Collectors' Choice - An Exhibition of Important Inuit Sculpture

Waddington Galleries


Contemporary Sculpture from the Arctic

Arctic Artistry


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

presented by Inuit Galerie


Early and Contemporary Sculpture and Prints by Well-Known Inuit Artists

Arctic Artistry


Eegyvudluk Pootoogook-Eyeetsiak Peter- Axangayu Shaa Exhibition

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Eskimo Art

Queens Museum


Eskimo Fantastic Art

Gallery 111, School of Art, University of Manitoba


Eskimo Sculpture

Winnipeg Art Gallery presented at the Manitoba Legislative Building


Eskimo Sculpture '69

Robertson Galleries


Eskimo Stone Sculpture, featuring Axangayuk, Johnniebo, Kenojuak

The Arctic Circle


Exhibition and Sale of Musk-Oxen & Bears

Cottage Craft Gifts & Fine Arts Ltd.


Exhibition and Sale of Musk-Oxen and Bears

Cottage Craft Gifts & Fine Arts Ltd.


Fantasy and Stylization - Cape Dorset Sculpture

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


First Annual Collectors' Invitational Exhibition

Inuk 1/Eskimo Art


Four Sculptors from Baffin Island

The Upstairs Gallery


Glaciopolis: Art Inuit

Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Maison de Pesey


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


Hudson's Bay Company Collection of Inuit Art

Winnipeg Art 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


Images of our past

Art of Man Gallery


Images of the Far North

Studio Art Gallery, State University of New York


Images of the Far North

Arctic Artistry (held at the Erie County Fairgrounds)


Inuit Masterworks

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Inuit Music in Art: Singing and Dancing and Playing

Feheley Fine Arts


Inuit Sculpture 1974/Sculpture Inuit 1974

Lippel Gallery


Inuit Sculpture--New Acquisitions

Pucker Gallery


Kaka and Axangayuk

Gallery Shop, London Public Library


Kanuitpit? Kunst und Kulturen der Eskimo: Eine Auswahl aus den Museumssammlungen

Staatliches Museum fur Volkerkunde Munchen


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

Institute of American Indian Arts Museum


Major Eskimo Sculpture - Cape Dorset

Isaacs Gallery


Major Sculptures by Aqjangaju Shaa

Houston North Gallery


Master Works from the Early Years

Arctic Artistry


Masterwork Sculpture 1985

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Mythology in Stone

Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec


On the Land

The Arctic Circle


Recent Acquisitions of Early Inuit Sculpture

Arctic Artistry


Recent Acquisitions: Watercolors of the Arctic Landscape and Original Eskimo Sculpture

Arctic Artistry


Sculpture by Axangayu

Franz Bader Gallery


Sculpture by Axangayu of Cape Dorset

The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art


Sculpture Inuit

Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec


Sculpture of the Inuit: Masterwork Exhibitors of the Canadian Arctic

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver


Sculpture/Inuit: Masterworks of the Canadian Arctic

Canadian Eskimo Arts Council


Sedna: Spirit of the Sea

Feheley Fine Arts


Shaa Axangayuk

Inuit Galerie


Small Sculptures from across the Canadian Arctic

Feheley Fine Arts


Songs in Stone

The Arctic Circle


The Art of the Eskimo

Simon Fraser Gallery, Simon Fraser University


The Bear: Sculpture

Albers Gallery


The Collector's Eye Inuit Art from Private Collections

Albers Gallery


The Inuit Print/L'estampe inuit

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


The Inuit Sea Goddess

Surrey Art Gallery, (organized to complement the Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal exhibit of the same name)


The Jacqui and Morris Shumiatcher Collection of Inuit Art

Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, University of Regina


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

University of Guelph


The Shaa Family: Axangayu Shaa, Qiatsuq Shaa, Pudlalik Shaa

Albers Gallery of Inuit Art


The Spirit of the Land

The Koffler Gallery


Uumajut: Animal Imagery in Inuit Art

Winnipeg Art Gallery


[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 Palais de L'Europe, Le Touquet

Public Collections

Anchorage Museum of History and Art

Anchorage


Art Gallery of Ontario

Toronto


Art Gallery of Windsor

Windsor


Art Gallery of York University

Downsview


Canada Council Art Bank

Ottawa


Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec

Montreal


Canadian Museum of Civilization

Hull


Dennos Museum Center, Northwestern Michigan College

Traverse City


Edmonton Art Gallery

Edmonton


Inuit Cultural Institute

Rankin Inlet


James and Mary Jack Collection, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana


Klamer Family Collection, Art Gallery of Ontario

Toronto


Macmillan-Bloedel Limited

Vancouver


McMaster University Art Gallery

Hamilton


McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Kleinburg


Metropolitan Museum of Art

New York City


Musee d'Art Contemporain de Montreal

Montreal


Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal

Montreal


National Gallery of Canada

Ottawa


Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum

Brunswick


Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

Yellowknife


Sarick Collection, Art Gallery of Ontario

Toronto


University of Lethbridge Art Gallery

Lethbridge


Winnipeg Art Gallery

Winnipeg

Artwork

Title Last Sold At Auction
ANIMAL WITH SEAL 2018-11 (November 2018)
BEAR GIVING BIRTH 2010-11 (November 2010)
BEAR HOLDING CUB 2017-05 (May 2017)
BIRD WITH SPREAD WINGS 2010-04 (April 2010)
BIRD WITH UPSWEPT WINGS 2017-03 (March 2017)
CARIBOU 2020-08 (August 2020)
CREATURE 2009-11 (November 2009)
DANCING POLAR BEAR 2013-11 (November 2013)
DANCING SEAL 2018-05 (May 2018)
DANCING SHAMAN 2012-04 (April 2012)
DANCING WALRUS 2018-05 (May 2018)
DOG GIVING BIRTH 2012-09 (September 2012)
DRUM DANCER 2015-06 (June 2015)
DRUM DANCING WALRUS 2019-06 (June 2019)
DRUMMER 2017-06 (June 2017)
ETCHED TUSK 2011-11 (November 2011)
ETCHED TUSK ON BASE 2010-04 (April 2010)
FISHERMAN 2011-12 (December 2011)
GOOSE 2017-06 (June 2017)
HUNTER AND WALRUS 2007-11 (November 2007)
HUNTER CARRYING CATCH 2010-10 (October 2010)
HUNTER HOLDING GEESE 2017-11 (November 2017)
HUNTER WITH FISH 2018-11 (November 2018)
INUIT DRUMMER 2011-11 (November 2011)
INUK 2017-06 (June 2017)
MAN AND WALRUS 2010-10 (October 2010)
MAN WITH HIS POLAR BEAR 2016-11 (November 2016)
MOTHER HOLDING CHILD 2012-06 (June 2012)
MOTHER WITH CHILD ON HER SHOULDER 2019-11 (November 2019)
NARWHAL 2015-06 (June 2015)
POLAR BEAR 2011-12 (December 2011)
POLAR BEAR DEFENDING CUB 2009-04 (April 2009)
POLAR BEAR EATING 2010-04 (April 2010)
REARING CARIBOU 2015-01 (January 2015)
SCRIMSHAW COMPOSITION 2019-05 (May 2019)
SEALS 2007-04 (April 2007)
SEATED FIGURE 2010-04 (April 2010)
SEDNA 2008-04 (April 2008)
SEDNA AND SEAL 2011-10 (October 2011)
SHAMAN 2010-11 (November 2010)
SHAMAN BIRD TRANSFORMATION 2014-06 (June 2014)
SHAMAN POLAR BEAR TRANSFORMATION 2013-11 (November 2013)
STANDING FIGURE 2013-09 (September 2013)
STANDING WOMAN ON BASE 2013-05 (May 2013)
SWIMMING CARIBOU 2013-11 (November 2013)
TWO HUNTERS WITH SEAL 2012-04 (April 2012)
WALRUS 2017-05 (May 2017)
WALRUS AND HER PUP 2019-11 (November 2019)
WALRUS AND YOUNG 2010-11 (November 2010)
WOMAN HOLDING A SEAL 2009-11 (November 2009)
WOMAN IN AMAUT 2017-05 (May 2017)
WOUNDED CARIBOU 2012-11 (November 2012)
YOUNG HAWK 2018-05 (May 2018)

Recent Auction Results

CARIBOU
Estimate: 2,000 — 4,000
Sold: Aug 2020 — Sold For: $3,900
WALRUS AND HER PUP
Estimate: 1,000 — 2,000
Sold: Nov 2019 — Sold For: $960
CARIBOU
Estimate: 5,000 — 7,000
Sold: Nov 2019 — Sold For: $5,040
MOTHER WITH CHILD ON HER SHOULDER
Estimate: 3,000 — 5,000
Sold: Nov 2019 — Sold For: $2,880
DRUM DANCING WALRUS
Estimate: 400 — 500
Sold: Jun 2019 — Sold For: $360
SCRIMSHAW COMPOSITION
Estimate: 3,500 — 5,000
Sold: May 2019 — Sold For: $6,000