The Avenging Spirit

Artist Ningiukulu Teevee


Cape Dorset, 2014
Graphite, Coloured Pencil
30" x 44"

“This drawing is based on a Greenlandic story. A mother of a murdered son became a polar bear to avenge her son. The bear was killed to save the camp. When it was cut up, inside was a human skeleton of the mother.”

- Ningiukulu Teevee, January 2015