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PHOTO COURTESY Ian McCausland

Kablusiak Shortlisted for $100,000 Sobey Art Award

The first Inuvialuk artist ever nominated for the prestigious national art prize.

June 2019 Jacob Boon
Margaret Lawrence at home in her kitchen, surrounded by some of her hand-sewn grass baskets. PHOTOS BY BETH BROWN

Threading Memories in the Belcher Islands Community of Sanikiluaq

Women are bringing baskets to Nunavut again, one blade of grass at a time.

June 2019 Beth Brown
PHOTO: PIIA KORTSALO

Exploration Done The Right Way

Northern writer Kate Harris' silk
road cycling odyssey scoops top non-fiction
 book award.

June 2019 Katharine Sandiford
Corinne Pilakapsi makes her parkas at her home in Rankin Inlet. PHOTOS BY CODY PUNTER

Sew and Behold

Corinne Pilakapsi creates art—and warmth—with her parkas.

April 2019 Jessica Davey-Quantick
Melissa Attagutsiak models a sealskin corset of her own design. PHOTO BY KELLY FRASER

From Iqaluit to the Eiffel Tower

Inuk designer Melissa Attagutsiak brings her Nuvuja9 line to Paris Fashion Week.

April 2019 Jacob Boon
PHOTOS COURTESY PAT BRADEN AND MUSICIANS

A Music Genealogy of the Northwest Territories

Pat Braden is preserving more than the territory's music history.

March 2019 Jeremy Warren
CREDIT CBC, VIA FACEBOOK

Charlie Panigoniak’s song

The father of Inuktitut music has passed away.

March 2019 Jacob Boon
ILLUSTRATION BY CODY FENNELL, VIA DEAD NORTH

Dead North's Monstrous Success

Now in its seventh year, the Northern horror, sci-fi and fantasy film festival continues to thrill...

February 2019 Jacob Boon
ILLUSTRATION AMANDA SANDLAND, DANNY CHRISTOPHER/INHABIT MEDIA

Building A Bridge

SONGWRITER SUSAN AGLUKARK ON WRITING HER FIRST CHILDREN’S BOOK

January 2019 Jessica Davey-Quantick
The cast of “Two Hands and Forever” was made up of people from all facets of life. Courtesy Alex Czarnecki

A brief shining moment

It could’ve been a classic. So why did a high-flying NWT musical miss its chance?

January 2019 Tim Edwards