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Permanent Art Collection

Yukon Permanent Art Collection ~ Recent Acquisitions

These recent acquisitions were submitted as part of an open call. Submissions were reviewed by the Friends of the Yukon Permanent Art Collection Society. These pieces were recommended for acquisition and were purchased for the collection. 

Acquisitions 2017

 Arrival of the Dog Team by Shirley Adamson
Shirley Adamson | Arrival of the Dog Team | Melton, canvas, wool and cotton yarn, bells and glass beads | 2017
 
 Arrival of the Dog Team by Deb Enoch
Deb Enoch | Arrival of the Dog Team | Melton, canvas, grosgrain ribbon, satin tassels, bells, moose hide, thread and seed beads | 2017
 
 Arrival of the Dog Team by Nyla Klugie-Migwans
Nyla Klugie-Migwans | Arrival of the Dog Team | Melton, canvas, satin and ric-rac ribbon, mother of pearl buttons, wool and cotton yarn, bells, seed beads | 2017
 
 Arrival of the Dog Team by Elizabeth Moses
Elizabeth Moses | Arrival of the Dog Team | Velveteen, canvas, wool yarn, ric-rac ribbon and seed beads | 2017
 
 Arrival of the Dog Team by Florence Moses
Florence Moses | Arrival of the Dog Team | Melton, canvas, wool and cotton yarn, silver bells, seed beads and vintage beads | 2017
 
 Arrival of the Dog Team by Diane Olsen
Diane Olsen | Arrival of the Dog Team | Velveteen, melton, canvas, wool yarn, satin ribbon, embroidery thread, bells and seed beads | 2017
 
 Arrival of the Dog Team by Velma Olsen
Velma Olsen | Arrival of the Dog Team | Melton, canvas, wool yarn, felt, embroidery thread, satin and ric-rac ribbon, leather, seed beads | 2017
 
 Arrival of the Dog Team by Pauline Livingstone
Pauline Livingstone | Arrival of the Dog Team | Hide, melton, canvas, wool yarn, bells and cones, seed beads | 2017
 
 Arrival by Dog Team by Karen Lepine
Karen Lepine | Arrival of the Dog Team | Melton, canvas, ric-rac ribbon, leather, bells, seed beads | 2017
 
 Men's Mitts by Gertie Tom
Gertie Tom | Men's Mitts | Home tanned moose hide, seed beads and beaver fur | 2016
 
 Moon by Cole Pauls
Cole Pauls | Moon | Acrylic on plywood panel | 2014
 
 Words and Names They Call Me by Mary Caesar
Mary Caesar | Words and Names They Call Me | Acrylic on canvas | 2009
 
 Abstract Portrait Mask by Mark Preston
Mark Preston | Abstract Portrait Mask | Yellow cedar, acrylic paint, abalone shell, cotton twine and steel tacks | 2016
 
 Fog Woman Bentwood Box Design by Violet Gatensby
Violet Gatensby | Fog Woman Bentwood Box Design | Acrylic on birch panel | 2016
 
 Obscured Provenance by Joseph Tisiga
Joseph Tisiga | Obscured Provenance | Watercolour, acrylic and oil on paper | 2016
 
 Watchmens by Alex Dickson
Alex Dickson | Watchmens | Red alder, acrylic paint, mother of pearl and horse hair | 2005 - 2006
 
 Spring break-up by Luann Baker-Johnson, Tyson Isted, Jason Murphy, Lusia Stetkiewicz, and Mark Steudle
Lumel Hot Glass: Luann Baker-Johnson, Tyson Isted, Jason Murphy, Lusia Stetkiewicz, and Mark Steudle | Spring Break-up | Glass and recycled Lumel glass | 2016
 
 Berry Pouch by Lyn Fabio
Lyn Fabio | Berry Pouch | Hog gut and mixed media | 2016
 
 Water Like Ink by Christian Bucher
Christian Bucher | Water Like Ink | Archival inkjet print | 2014
 
 Second Avenue, Dawson City, January 2017 by Jeffrey Langille
Jeffrey Langille | Second Avenue, Dawson City, January 2017 | Archival inkjet print | 2017
 
 New Beginnings by Lynn Blaikie
Lynn Blaikie | New Beginnings | Batik on cotton | 2001 | Donated by Brent Langbakk
 
 Kitchen Corner by Meshell Melvin
Meshell Melvin | Kitchen Corner | Textile and nylon thread on canvas | 1999
 
 Dempster K160 by Halin de Repentigny
Halin de Repentigny | Dempster K160 | Oil on canvas | 2016
 
 The Colourful Five Percent, Portrait of Jim Robb by Halin de Repentigny
Halin de Repentigny | The Colourful Five Percent, Portrait of Jim Robb | Oil on canvas | 2012 | Donated by Murray and Donna Swales
 
 Wigwam Harry by Jim Robb
Jim Robb | Wigwam Harry | Watercolour and ink on paper | 1977 | Donated in memory of Peg and Aubrey Tanner
 

Acquisitions 2016

Palma Berger, Beyond the Parking Lot
Palma Berger | Beyond the Parking Lot | Watercolour on paper | 2008 

 
Josée Carbonneau, Hang to Dry
Josée Carbonneau | Hang to Dry | Pink salmon, whitefish and burbot fish skin, salmon teeth | 2015
 
Colin Muir Dorward, Ornate Goldpan
Colin Muir Dorward | Ornate Goldpan | Oil on goldpan | 2014
Sho Sho Esquiro, The Wedding Jacket
Sho Sho Esquiro | The Wedding Jacket | Fox fur, deer hide, silk, caribou hair, seed beads, abalone and antique buttons, paint | 2013
 
Simon James Gilpin, Remember the Rain
Simon James Gilpin | Remember the Rain | Oil on Canvas | 2016
 
Neil Graham, Tow Hill
Neil Graham | Tow Hill | Oil on Canvas | 2015
 
Cynthia Hunt, Heart Rock, Firth River
Cynthia Hunt | Heart Rock, Firth River | Watercolour on paper | 2011
 
Hildur M H Jónasson, Black Island
Hildur M H Jónasson | Black Island | Relief print on paper | 2014
 
Tara Kolla-Hale, 1905-1907

Tara Kolla-Hale, 1905-1907
Tara Kolla- Hale | 1905-1907 | Antique books, felt, driftwood, vintage suiting, polymer clay, glass beads | 2016
 
Blake Lepine, The Ever Evolving Spirit
Blake Lepine | The Ever Evolving Spirit | Red cedar, abalone buttons, moose sinew | 2015
 

Joyce Majiski, Swans

Joyce Majiski, Swans
Joyce Majiski | Swans | Acrylic and coloured pencil on paper | 2012

 
Marie-Eve Martel
Marie-Eve Martel | Propeller Island | Coloured pencils on paper cardboard | 2009

Florence Moses, Night Fishing at Ta Kwan Te Mu
Florence Moses | Night Fishing at Ta Kwan Te Mun | Home tanned moose hide, leather, copper and crystal delica beads, dyed porqupine quills, sinew | 2015

 
Cheryl Rivest, Miles Canyon Bracelet
Cheryl Rivest | Miles Canyon Bracelet | Sterling silver and Yukon placer gold from Davidson Creek, Mayo | 2015
 
Wendy Thompson, Rock and Rolla
Wendy Thompson | Rock and Rolla | Acrylic on canvas | 2015
 

 

Acquisitions 2015

David Ashley Caribou Flagon
David Ashley | Caribou Flagon | Sterling silver and caribou antler | 2011
 
Elizabeth Bosely My Mother My Inspiration
Elizabeth Bosely | My Mother, My Inspiration | Home tanned moose hide, melton cloth, beads, yarn, rickrack, coyote fur | 2012
Calvin Morberg Brothers
Calvin Morberg | Brothers | Yellow cedar, acrylic, porcupine quills, seal whiskers, wolf and beaver fur | 2014
 
Maureen Morris Winged Owl
Maureen Morris | Winged Owl | Moose antler on deer antler base | 2014
 
Helen OConner Red Book
Helen O'Connor | Red Book of Annaghmakerrig | Hand tooled leather, handmade paper (flax, hemp, nettle), encaustic, inks, laser print, gouache | 2014
 
Monika Kate Steputh Wood Ash Vessel
Monika Kaete Steputh | Wood Ash Glazed Vessel with Lid | Stoneware clay and wood ash glaze | 2012
 
Brian Walker Journey
Brian Walker | Journey | Copper | 2015
 
Lena White Juk Juk
Lena White | Juk Juk | Wood, sinew, hardware, cotton material, stroud, beads, embroidery thread, sealskin, muskrat, blue fox, arctic fox, home tanned moose hide, thread, tuffing, miniature bells and yarn | 2015
 


Acquisitions 2014


Jeneen Frei Njootli | Quake | Silkscreen print | 2013
 

Sarah Burwash | Howl with the wolves | Watercolour and ink on paper | 2012
 

Sarah Fuller | Dubois Residence | Archival inkjet print | 2013
 

Ken Anderson | Oceanscape | Douglas fir, acrylic, acrylic paint | 2013
 

Shelley Hakonson | Raven Wife | Paperclay, armature, rigidwrap, acrylic paint | 2013
 

Jane Isakson | Drawn In 2, Ivvavik | Acrylic on canvas | 2013
 

Pearl Keenan | Beaver Mitts | Home tanned moose hide, beaver fur, melton cloth, commercially tanned hide, acrylic yarn, embroidery floss, ribbon and sinew | 2012
 

Pearl Keenan | Moose Hide Gun Case | Home tanned moose hide, commercially tanned hide, beads, thread, sinew | 2012

 


 

Acquisitions 2013

 

Joyce Majiski | The Lobster Trap | Mixed Media | 50"x94"

 
 

 

Heather Callaghan | Sea to Mountain Trade Route Travellers Robe and Woven Hat | Fibre Art | 26"x62"x6"

 

Dennis Shorty | Knowledge Keeper - Wise Man | Carving | 16.5"x11"x6"
 


Stephanie Ryan | Mt. Macdonald, Snake River, Yukon | Painting | 22"x30"

 

Don Weir | Trillium Series #11 | Painting | 20"x30"
 

Suzannee Paleczny | Winter Beard | Painting | 40"x32"

Simon Gilpin | Ghosts of the Forest | Painting | 36"x48"


Dolores Scheffen | Han Singing Doll | Beadwork | 23"x8.5"x6.5"