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Elaine Anselmi

Photo by Elaine Anselmi
Cambridge Bay’s David Ohokannoak makes audiences laugh at home and down south. But the same material doesn’t work for both
December 2017
Photo by John Pekelsky
It’s soft, it keeps you warm and a Kugluktuk start-up hopes qiviut might also sustain a business
December 2017
Final breakup of the Inuvik-Tuk ice road. Photo by Kristian Binder
An oral history of the road from Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk
November 2017
Photo by Elaine Anselmi
Learning a new craft gave Georgina Pewatooalook something to share
November 2017
Tunnganarniq by Embassy of Imagination artists. Photo courtesy Embassy of Imagination.
What do the four walls of Cape Dorset’s community hall and a 60-foot-tall brick face in downtown Toronto have in common? Both were painted by burgeoning artists from the Nunavut community.
October 2017
Photos courtesy Sho Sho Esquiro/ (L)Peter Jensen/(R) Tomas Karmelo Amaya
Sho Sho Esquiro's haute couture from the Yukon
October 2017
Illustration by Beth Covvey
Finds amid the flurry of the Pond Inlet flea market
October 2017
Billy Kuksuk of Arviat,  Nunavut carves a wolf outside his house in a -30 C windchill for an executive from Agnico Eagle's Meadowbank Mine. Photo by Paul Aningat
The Inuit carving market has seen better days, but business is still booming for the master carvers.
October 2017
Long haul: It's 7 p.m. at the icy shore of Pond Inlet, Nunavut. Photo by Elaine Anselmi
Subsistence hunting in the Eastern Arctic hangs on one area of open water in North Baffin Bay. And Inuit at its edge are making sure their way of life is protected.
September 2017
Illustration by Beth Covvey
What happens when a small Northern community takes on an empire
August 2017