Inuit / Canada / Craft
Kaajuk Kablalik is an established artist and jewelry designer from Rankin Inlet Nunavut. He works with metal, glass and natural material to create contemporary designs inspired by Inuit Nunangat. His work has been included in several fashion shows, including Paris Indigenous Fashion Week. He is a BMO First Arts Award recipient and currently volunteers as Vice President for Tungasuvvingat Inuit in Ottawa. He is also a consultant, facilitator and strong advocate for the rights of children and youth. He has a passion for teaching his craft to the next generation.