Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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In the Heart of Kuururjuaq

Following Inuit ancestors’ footsteps Taitsumani, once upon a time, in the not-so-distant past, still very vibrant in their elders’ recollections, Inuit travelled along the natural...

Biking Across Baffin Island

When we first came up with the idea of the Arctic2Atacama expedition it seemed straightforward enough. We would attempt an unsupported crossing of the...

At the Floe Edge – In Search of the Unicorn of the Sea

The sun is up, slowly circling the landscape, a gentle dip towards the mountains around 3am. It hasn’t set for six weeks and darkness...

Tossing Tea on the Tundra

Imagine sitting in the middle of the Arctic aurora deafening silence and all you have is your camera and some warm tea. Subzero temperatures...

Project North – Realizing goals and dreams for kids

Just as the snow starts to melt and icicles appear on almost everything, kids (young and old) throughout the North, bemoan the fact that...

A Giant amongst Quebec’s National Parks

On the eastern coast of the mighty Hudson Bay, through a narrow channel etched in spectacular cuestas, concealed beyond the Northern village of Umiujaq,...

Circumpolar Artists – Portraying life through art

There is something powerful about gathering a group of artists from across the circumpolar regions — not just for those who get to witness,...

Art in the Kivalliq

In the Spring of 1979, I found myself stepping out of a Transair DC-3 and making my way across a tarmac of hardened earth...

UKKUSIKSALIK The People’s Story

A Legacy Ukkusiksalik remains a special place in the hearts of the families in the Kivalliq region, on the west side of Hudson Bay, whose ancestors...

Pootoogook Qiatsuk – Virtuosic artist

The goose’s long neck is twisted at an almost impossible angle with its head upside down, looking at its breast. The impressive thing is...