(1963 - Present)
Derrald Taylor is an Inuvialuit carver and jeweler from Tuktoyaktuk, NT. Taylor is known for flowing, realistic carvings of Arctic wildlife, hunters and drum dancers. Taylor’s major artistic influences include his father Bobby Taylor Pokkiak, Inuk Charlie and Bill Nasogaluak. He has been a regular exhibitor at the Great Northern Arts Festival since 1998 and was selected as the featured artist on posters for the 2002 gathering. Taylor has also appeared as a featured artist in the Inuit Art Quarterly. He is currently based out of Frozen Rock Studio in Yellowknife, NT.
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