Pootoogook was born on October 24th 1971, in the community of Cape
Dorset, Baffin Island, Northwest Territories. Nujalia is the son
of Cape Dorset artists Eegyvudluk and Napatchie Pootoogook. He is
also know as Nujaliaq!
lives and carves in the community of Cape Dorset. Nujalia is one
of our up and coming inuit artists. His favorite subjects are bears,
which he carves in creative poses.
& Bone: The Inuit Master Carvers of the Canadian Arctic,
The North West Company, Sun Valley Center for the Arts & Humanities,
Sculptures by Great Artists V, Feheley Fine Arts, Toronto, On