Pitseolak Ashoona Life & Work by Christine Lalonde

Pitseolak Ashoona produced a vast body of work beginning in the late 1950s, when she shifted from sewing to drawing, until her death in 1983. As she taught herself to draw, she often worked in series, both stylistic and thematic, until she achieved the effect she sought. The key works selected here are each outstanding in their execution and collectively reflect the full range of Pitseolak’s ideas and achievements.