Joanne Jackson Johnson

Canadian, b. 1943

Kangirsuk (Payne Bay), Nunavik (QC) May 1982, 1982

chromogenic print on paper

50.7 x 40.6 cm Image: 35.2 x 35.5 cm

Collection of the Winnipeg Art Gallery; Gift of Peter Dyck




Vista of the Inuit community of Kangirsuk (Payne Bay), Nunavik, nestled within the Ungava Bay’s region rocky and snowy terrain. Inhabitants are pictured amongst their homes engaged in daily activities: children race bikes and play, building materials and oil drums lie in piles in the foreground, the snow melting around them.

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