Thursday, February 4, 2010

Man and Shaman

Shamanistic sculptures,
have a close look, and see
the universal power.

Davidee Eyaituq, made this man.
Very basic, but o so powerfull sculpture.
The grey argilite stone is decorated with
very fine details

Transformation, a very strong sculpture made by
Maudie Ohitook from Taloyoak.
This two pieces pyroxene stone sculpture measures 22x23x17 cm.

Shaman by Louie Makkituq,

An inuit artist from Gjoa Haven.
This sculpture measures 17x17x39 cm.
Very nice two colour blending stone, and antler shamanistic tools.

Wednesday, September 10, 2008


Indeed this walrus is having fun on this 1980 black lithograph from
Cape Dorset artist Oopik Pitsiulak. This mixed creature has bird and walrus features
as wel as human features. Oopik titled this print : "Walrus having fun",
The print measures 23 x 32 cm, paper sizes are 28,5 x 38,5 cm.
Print edition 17 / 50, and in excellent condition. [€ 150.-]
Oopik Pitsiulak is also known as Soroseelutu.

The second walrus print looks like a flying walrus.
Notice on the left side of the walrus'body the human like face.
I fid it a very spiritual looking print.
The lithograph in balck and grey colors mesaures 44,5 x 58,5 cm.
The print itself is 26 x 42 cm; edition 08/50, nicely prized [€ 225.-].
Aoudla Pudlat has this print titled "The walrus takes flight".

Tuesday, September 2, 2008


This drumdancer is made from steatite and wood.
Fine lines gives much detail to the hair and man's shorts.
You easilly imagine the hair move by each beat of the drum.
This two piece sculpture measures 7,5 x 8 x 11,5 cm. [€ 225.-]

All these three greenlandic sculptures from the '70 have a nice warm patina.
And all three have been damaged in the past,
but are professionaly cleaned and restored.
They are made by unknown greenlandic artists.

Two hunters.

One of them is on its way to the hunting grounds,and carries three very odd looking hunting tools.Fine vertical lines give a nice structure to the pants. On his back this hunter carries a kind of rucksack.This medium sized sculptures measures 15 x 8,5 x 19,5 cm, and has a price tag of € 245.

The next sculpture is a very dynamic huntingscene. This man tries to spear either a seal or some fish.Midsized ( 8 x 8 x 14,5 cm) and also midpriced, just € 225.-

Wednesday, August 27, 2008


This owl is a real beauty.
And this magnificent argilite sculpture is made by Kupapik Ningeocheak from Sanikiluaq, Canada.
The sculpture measures 26 x 8,5 x 20 cm.

Another beautifull sculpture in greenish serpentine; the eyes made in antler and black paint.This owl and her young is made by Joanassie Manning from Cape Dorset, Canada.
Measurement are 25 x 21 x 14 cm.

My favorite owl family sculpture is this massive piece of granite.Measurements are 40 x 17 x 23 cm, and a very fair pricetag (€ 1850.-) Shipping costs are not included.
Made by Daniel Annanack from
Kangiqsualujjuaq, Canada.