Canadian First Nations (Inuit, Utkusiksalingmiut), 20th century, female.
Born 1906, in Back River region (Nunavut); died 2 March 1985, in Baker Lake (Nunavut).
Textile artist, draughtsman, printmaker, graphic artist.
For the first four decades of her life, Jessie Oonark lived on the land, first with her parents Killivuk (mother) and Aglaquark (father), and later with her husband, Quablunaaq. A few years after Quablunaaq’s death in ...