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WELCOME TO POSTMA FINE ART

Please contact us at info@postmafineart.com 

if you are searching for specific art not currently posted online.  We are always happy to assist.   


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The next major release of new Cape Dorset limited edition prints will be Spring 2020.


The 61st Annual Dorset Collection will be available for acquisition sometime mid-October 2020 

(early preview / pre-release reservations will be accepted commencing late August / early September 2020)*.  

*Actual dates, arrangements participation, and preview details to be confirmed in 2020.  


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Why Choose Postma Fine Art?

Enjoy complimentary outbound shipping / courier to most mainland locations in Canada and the U.S.A. 

(contact us for shipping rates to other international destinations), and, 

we'll track the order in transit for you until it arrives safely at your ship-to address, and

a complimentary 2020 Dorset wall calendar (seasonal offer while supplies last), and

a Dealer's loyalty discount (for repeat business and referrals - contact us for code before ordering online), 

for our 2019/20 Clients, first choice / selection during early preview / new future releases in 2020.


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If you are interested in the work of Kenojuak Ashevak, perhaps make note of the upcoming exhibition:

'Kenojuak Ashevak: Life and Legacy' is the companion to the traveling exhibition of the same name, presenting dozens of Kenojuak’s prints side by side with their original drawings. In English, French, and Inuktitut, a foreword by Kenojuak’s daughter Silaqi Ashevak introduces readers to life with her famous mother"…

More about the Artist:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenojuak_Ashevak


Traveling Exhibition Dates (contact host sites ahead of visit for date / location changes):

17 January to 17 April 2020
Kenderdine / College Art Galleries at the University of Saskatchewan (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan)


28 May to 31 July 2020
ODD Gallery at the Klondike Institute of Art & Culture (Dawson City, Yukon)


27 May to 5 September 2021
Art Gallery of Sudbury (Sudbury, Ontario)


5 November 2021 to 6 March 2022
Kelowna Art Gallery (Kelowna, British Columbia)


14 May to 6 July 2022
Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre (Medicine Hat, Alberta)

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60TH ANNUAL 2019 AUTUMN CAPE DORSET (KINNGAIT) COLLECTION

The 60th Annual Autumn Cape Dorset Collection is available October 19, 2019.


Congratulations to the entire Cape Dorset Artist Community

for reaching this milestone;

to our Colleagues supporting their talent and efforts,

and to those of you acquiring art from the latest Collection.


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INUIT ART-RELATED ARTICLES OF INTEREST, IN THE NEWS:


Exhibition Of Interest, at the Textile Museum of Canada (Toronto, Ontario, Canada):

December 7, 2019 - August 30, 2020 | PRINTED TEXTILES FROM KINNGAIT STUDIOS

Featured artists and printmakers: Anna Kingwatsiak (1911–1971), Anirnik Oshuitoq (1902–1983), Eegyvudluk Pootoogook (1931–2000), Innukjuakju Pudlat (1913–1972), Ishuhungito Pootoogook (1939–), Iyola Kingwatsiak (1933–2000), Kananginak Pootoogook (1935–2010), Kenojuak Ashevak (1927-2013), Lukta Qiatsuk (1928–2004), Lucy Qinnuayak (1915–1982), Mary Samuellie Pudlat (1923–2001), Osuitok Ipeelee (1922–2005), Ovilu, Parr (1893–1969), Paunichea (1920–1968), Pitseolak Ashoona (1904–1983), Pudlo Pudlat (1916–1992), Sharni Pootoogook (Sharnee) (1922–2003), Sheouak (1923–1961), Sorosilutu Ashoona (1941–), Ulayu Pingwartok (1904–1978).


INUIT ARTISTS IN THEIR OWN WORDS | From RCI's (Radio Canada International) 'Eye On the Arctic': 

"For 10 years, 'Eye On the Arctic' has been visiting inuit artists in Canada to gather in-studio interviews as they reflect on their art in their own words.  We've now launched a page where you can see the videos all in one place"…  Link to Article


Autumn 2019:  60th Anniversary Cover Story from 'Above & Beyond', Canada's Arctic Journal and Canadian North's popular Inflight Magazine | "The vibrancy of Inuit culture is palpable across 60 years of art making in Cape Dorset, Nunavut. As the proclaimed capital of Inuit art in Canada, Cape Dorset is home to the most prominent Inuit artists, recognized around the world".  


DECEMBER 18, 2019:  From CBC News:  

'Cape Dorset votes to revert to a traditional name — Kinngait'


From The Economist:  INDIGENOUS ART GOES MAINSTREAM - AND GLOBAL

New shows and museums highlight the breadth of indigenous art


DECEMBER 15, 2019:  From The Globe & Mail:

The best of 2019 Canadian visual arts: an essential year of Indigenous work, at home and abroad


International Exhibition in Glasgow, U.K, Feb 7 - Mar 22, 2020

Shuvinai Ashoona, 'Holding on to Universes'


OCTOBER 20, 2019:  From CBC News, Manitoba:

A rare glance inside Winnipeg Art Gallery's Inuit Art Centre  Opening in 2020

"An innovative and interactive space which is expected to become home to the largest collection of Inuit art in the world is under construction at the Winnipeg Art Gallery".

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/inuit-art-centre-winnipeg-art-galleru-1.5055433


MAY 31, 2018:  From CBC News:  Tunirrusiangit: Kenojuak Ashevak and Tim Pitsiulak

Exhibit at Art Gallery of Ontario to focus on 2 late famed Inuit artists

"Will be the 1st time Inuit art showcased in gallery's largest exhibition space…".

https://ago.ca/exhibitions/tunirrusiangit-kenojuak-ashevak-and-tim-pitsiulak

https://canadianart.ca/reviews/tunirrusiangit-kenojuak-ashevak-and-tim-pitsiulak/


MAY 9, 2017:  From Canadian Art Magazine:

Inuit Art Makes a Global Breakthrough at the Venice Biennale



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