Saturday, August 17, 2019

Toonik Tyme

Arctic Fibres

Dog Teams

Mining makes it happen

Kuujjuaq’s’ Aqpik Jam

Every year in August, when aqpiks (cloudberries) are just ripe, ready to be harvested, Kuujjuaq prepares its very own Aqpik Jam, a “berry” flavourful music festival held in the Nunavik region’s hub.

Tukitaarvik and Inuit Education in the 21st Century

By James Kuptana In my opinion, as an Inuk and a recent university graduate, education is a fundamental building block in an individual’s development from...

Kenojuak Ashevak: A Woman of Heart

The early days of 2013 marked, in her 85th year, the passing of one of the most highly revered print artists of Canada’s North:...

AVATAQ Cultural Institute

Throughout Canada’s North, First Nations, Métis and Inuit organizations, large and small, grapple with similar imperatives: how best to preserve the stories and traditions...

Pablo Saravanja: Arts Mentor of the NWT

One of the most recognizable and beloved Yellowknifers.

A season of cloudberries with Reneltta Arluk

Turning her life into art-making and her art-making back into life.


Last profiled by Canada’s Arctic Journal over 10 years ago, it would not be an unfair question were one to ask - what has talented Inuit rocker Sinuupa been up to since then?

Royals Visit Yellowknife

Royals Visit Yellowknife September/October 2011

Order of Canada Recipients: Passion for the North Recognized

Two individuals are being appointed to the Order of Canada. Both are being recognized for their contributions to Canada’s North, its people, its culture: a passion they share.

Nunavut Throat-singers Enthral Audiences in Germany and Austria

Cynthia Pitsiulak and Annie Aningmiuq steal the show at Rüdiger Oppermann’s Klangwelten 2011.