Award-winning Inuk artist Shuvinai Ashoona to give free public talk ahead of solo exhibition at the AGO

Mythical creatures, fishing scenes, machinery, giant squid and quiet streets collide in the detailed drawings of acclaimed Inuk artist Shuvinai Ashoona. Inspired by daily life in Nunavut, her distinctive landscapes reflect a place where the everyday is imbued with otherworldly beings, spirits and unseen forces. In 2018, Ashoona was named winner of the Gershon Iskowitz Prize at the AGO, an annual award for artists who have made an exceptional contribution to the visual arts in Canada, wh…

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