Bio

Qiatsuk, Palaya

Born:  May 10, 1965       Male       E7-2193

Resides:  Cape Dorset

 Sculpture

Padlaya is the son of the well-known sculptor and printmaker Lukta Qiatsuq.                                                                     

 

       EXHIBITIONS:

       May 1986                           A New Selection of Masterful Sculptures

                                                   from Cape Dorset                                 

                                                   Houston North Gallery                            

                                                   Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

       July - August 1986            L'art et la Matiere:  Peintures au sable

                                                  de Claude Durand - Sculptures d'Art Esquimaux    

                                                   Conseil Municipal                                

                                                   Le Comite d'Animation Culturelle                 

                                                   Deauville-Touques, France

       October 1987                    [L'art inuit]

                                                   Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai         

                                                   at Chambre de Commerce de Chateauroux            

                                                   France

       October 1988                    Tundra & Ice: Stone Images of

                                                   Animals and Man                                  

                                                   presented by Orca Aart at the                    

                                                   Adventurers' Club                                

                                                   Chicago, Illinois

       February 1989                  Arctic Images: Major Sculptures by Canada's

                                                   Leading Contemporary Eskimo (Inuit) Artists      

                                                   at D/Erlien Fine Art Limited                     

                                                   presented by Orca Aart, Chicago                  

                                                   Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A.

       June 1989                          Masters of the Arctic: An Exhibition

                                                  of Contemporary Inuit Masterworks                

                                                   Presented by the Amway Corporation               

                                                   at the United Nations General Assembly           

                                                   New York, New York, U.S.A.

                                                   (tour)

                                                   (illustrated catalogue)

 

 

      June - Sept 1991               Granville Island Canadian Inuit Sculpture

                                                   Exhibition (second exhibition)                   

                                                   Vancouver Inuit Art Society                      

                                                   Vancouver, British Columbia

       March - April 1993            The Theme of Transformation in Inuit Sculpture

                                                   The Isaacs/Innuit Gallery                        

                                                   Toronto

       June - July 1993                The Next Generation--Inuit Sculpture

                                                   Gallery Indigena                                 

                                                   Stratford, Ontario

       October - Nov 1993          Sculpture and Graphics from Cape Dorset

                                                   Art Space Gallery                                

                                                   Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

       November - Dec 1994      Small Sculpture by Great Artists:

                                                   The Younger Generation                           

                                                   Feheley Fine Arts                                

                                                   Toronto, Ontario

       Nov - Dec 1994                 Three Young Carvers from Cape Dorset

                                                   and Drawings by Aoudla Pudlat                    

                                                   Albers Gallery                                   

                                                   San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

       November - Dec 1995      Miniaturen

                                                   Inuit Galerie                                    

                                                   Mannheim, Germany

                                                   (brochure)

       COLLECTIONS:

       Amway Environmental Foundation Collection, Ada, Michigan, U.S.A.           

       (c) Inuit Art Section, INAC 1995