Markoosie Papigatok

Inuit Native Artist Markoosie Papigatok from Cape Dorset

Cape Dorset

Born on May 27, 1976 in Cape Dorset, Markoosie Papigatok’s mother Komajuk Tunnillie and grandmother Tayara Tunnillie are also carvers. His grandfather was the well known artist Kububuwa Tunnillie.

Markoosie began carving around the age of fifteen. He is a prolific artist, and often carves small scale sculpture. He depicts a variety of subject matter with exquisite detail, and especially likes to depict animals in his work.

Works by this Artist (Present + Past + Public)

Present Works


Past Works

The artist’s Past Works at our Gallery have now sold; however, a custom order may be possible if the artist is available and accepting commissions.