Bio

Saviadjuk, Mathew

       Born:  1950       Male       E7-1377

       Resides:  Cape Dorset

       Sculpture

       Mathew prefers working with soapstone.  In addition to carving he enjoys     

       hunting and fishing.                                                         

 

       EXHIBITIONS:

       Sep - Oct 1984                 On the Land

                                                   The Arctic Circle                                

                                                   Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

       November - Dec 1984     Contemporary Art: Cape Dorset

                                                   Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec                  

                                                   Montreal, Quebec

       May - June 1986               The Spirit of the Land

                                                   The Koffler Gallery                              

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

                                                   (illustrated brochure)

       June 1986                          New Beginnings: a celebration of Native

                                                   expression at the first Native Business          

                                                   Summit                                           

                                                   Metro Toronto Convention Centre                  

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

       December 1987               Cape Dorset Sculpture

                                                   Eskimo Art Inc.                                  

                                                   Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.A.

       January 1989                    Cold Stones, Warm Hearts: Inuit Art

                                                   from the Northwest Territories                   

                                                   University of Richmond                           

                                                   Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A.

       January - February 1989  The Early Years: Sculpture from the 50's

                                                   and 60's                                         

                                                   The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art                 

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

                                                   (illustrated brochure)

       June - July 1990                Small Sculptures from across the

                                                   Canadian Arctic                                  

                                                   Feheley Fine Arts                                

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

       May 1991                           Inuit Music in Art: Singing and Dancing and

                                                   Playing                                          

                                                   Feheley Fine Arts                                

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

       August - Sep 1991           Cape Dorset Stone Sculpture: Masters

                                                   & the Next Generation                            

                                                   Inuit Gallery of Vancouver                       

                                                   Vancouver, British Columbia

                                                   (illustrated catalogue)

       December 1992               Small Sculptures by Great Artists I

                                                   Feheley Fine Arts                                 

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

       October - Nov 1993          Sculpture and Graphics from Cape Dorset

                                                   Art Space Gallery                                

                                                   Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

       November - Dec 1993     The Treasured Monument

                                                   Marion Scott Gallery                             

                                                   Vancouver, British Columbia

                                                   (illustrated catalogue)

       November - Dec 1994     Small Sculptures by Great Artists III

                                                   Feheley Fine Arts                                

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

       COLLECTIONS:

       Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario                              

       Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull, Quebec                                               

 

       SELECTED REFERENCES:

       Inuit Gallery of Vancouver                       

           CAPE DORSET STONE SCULPTURE: MASTERS AND THE NEXT GENERATION:

           August 17-September 6, 1991.  Vancouver, B.C.:  Inuit Gallery of

           Vancouver, 1991.

       Marion Scott Gallery                             

           THE TREASURED MONUMENT:  An Exhibition of Small-scale Inuit

           Sculpture.  Vancouver:  Marion Scott Gallery, 1993.