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Nuliajuk’s Story: Exhibition at the WAG

Explore the many legends surrounding Nuliajuk through art.

Photo: Manasie Akpaliapik (Canadian (Arctic Bay), b. 1955). Shaman Summoning Taleelayuk to Release Animals, 1989. Whale bone, narwhal ivory. 43.7 x 40.2 x 27.8 cm. Collection of the WAG.
Some of the most famous Inuit legends are about the sea spirit who guards the sea animals  known as Nuliajuk, Taleelayuk, Takannaaluk, Aranjuinnaq, Uinigumasuittuq or Sedna. This exhibition explores these stories through the work of artists from different communities from the North.

 

Details

Start:
February 1, 2020
End:
April 30
Cost:
$12
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.wag.ca/event/nuliajuk-story/

Organizer

Winnipeg Art Gallery
Phone:
204.786.6641
Website:
https://wag.ca

Venue

Winnipeg Art Gallery
300 Memorial Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C1V1 Canada
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Phone:
204-786-6641
Website:
http://wag.ca