THOMAS UGJUK (UGYUK; UDJUK)

Born: 1921 Male E2-288
Resides: Rankin Inlet; also lived in Whale Cove
Sculpture, Drawings

 

EXHIBITIONS:

March 1978 Arctic Oddities
The Innuit Gallery of Eskimo Art
Toronto, Ontario
(illustrated brochure)

 

COLLECTIONS:

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario
Eskimo Museum, Churchill, Manitoba
Inuit Cultural Institute, Rankin Inlet, Northwest Territories
McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario
Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
Museum of Anthropology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Toronto-Dominion Bank Collection, Toronto, Ontario
University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 

 

SELECTED REFERENCES:

Canada. Dept. of Indian Affairs and Northern Dev.
INUNNIT: The Art of the Canadian Eskimo = L'art des Eskimaux du
Canada. / by W. T. Larmour. French translation by Jacques
Brunet. Ottawa: Department of Indian Affairs and Northern
Development, 1967.

Canadian Eskimo Arts Council
SCULPTURE/INUIT: Sculpture of the Inuit: masterworks of the
Canadian Arctic = La sculpture chez les Inuit: chefs-d'oeuvre de
l'Arctique canadien. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.
London: Aidan Ellis Publishing, 1971.

 

 

 

SELECTED REFERENCES:

Driscoll, Bernadette
UUMAJUT: Animal Imagery in Inuit art. Winnipeg: Winnipeg Art
Gallery, 1985.

Kunnuk, Simeonie
JOHN KAVIK'S SON, THOMAS UGJUK, SPEAKS ABOUT HIS FATHER AND
HIMSELF: Interview ...conducted in Inuktitut by telephone July
6, 1993 and translated into English. Inuit Art Quarterly, Vol.
8, No. 4, Winter 1993, pp.26-30.

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
CULTURES OF THE SUN AND THE SNOW = CULTURES DU SOLEIL ET DE LA
NEIGE. Montreal: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1973.

Swinton, George
SCULPTURE OF THE ESKIMO. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1972.