The artist Annie Pootoogook
Born 1969, Cape Dorset, Nunavut, Canada
Lives and works in Cape Dorset, Canada.
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There’s a drawing by Aboriginal artist Annie Pootoogook that will stop you in your tracks. A woman sits on a bed and opens her mouth in a silent scream as a man approaches her with a bat raised…
Annie is an instinctive chronicler of her times. She shares this sensibility with her mother and her grandmother, both of whom used their drawings to share their way of life with an outside audience…