Top 50 Inuit Artists

The list is based on the total value realised at the public auctions by each artist's artwork, calculated from the sale records from ArtPriceIndex.ca database.

  1. Nuna Parr (born 1949)
  2. Osuitok Ipeelee (1923 - 2005)
  3. Kenojuak Ashevak (1927 - 2013)
  4. Johnny Jr. Inukpuk (1911 - 2007)
  5. Ennutsiak (1896 - 1967)
  6. Karoo Ashevak (1940 - 1974)
  7. Joe Talirunili (1893 - 1976)
  8. Kananginak Pootoogook (1935 - 2010)
  9. Charlie Ugyuk (1931 - 1998)
  10. Jessie Oonark (1906 - 1985)
  11. Pauta Saila (1916 - 2009)
  12. Oviloo Tunnillie (1949 - 2014)
  13. Judas Ullulaq (1937 - 1998)
  14. Luke Iksiktaaryuk (1909 - 1977)
  15. Lucy Qinnuayuak (1915 - 1982)
  16. Lukta Qiatsuk (1928 - 2004)
  17. Niviaxie (1908 - 1959)
  18. Elisapie Taqaq Saviakjuk (born 1914)
  19. Michael Massie (born 1962)
  20. Davie Atchealak (1947 - 2006)
  21. Aqjangajuk (Axangayu) Shaa (born 1937)
  22. Mathewsie Saviadjuk (born 1950)
  23. Pitseolak Ashoona (1904 - 1983)
  24. Kiawak Ashoona (1933 - 2014)
  25. John Pangnark (1920 - 1980)
  26. Parr (1893 - 1969)
  27. Barnabus Arnasungaaq (born 1924)
  28. Mannumi Shaqu (1917 - 2000)
  29. Pudlo Pudlat (1916 - 1992)
  30. Kaka Ashoona (1928 - 1996)
  31. Nelson Takkiruq (born 1930)
  32. Augustin Anaittuq (born 1935)
  33. Quvianatuliak Takpaungai (born 1942)
  34. Abraham Apakark Anghik (born 1951)
  35. Jaco Ishulutaq (born 1951)
  36. Annie Pootoogook (1969 - 2016)
  37. Nalenik Temela (1939 - 2003)
  38. Joe Kiloonik (1938 - 2011)
  39. Kiakshuk (1886 - 1966)
  40. Romeo Eekerkik (1923 - 1983)
  41. Lucassie Ikkidluak (born 1949)
  42. Davidee Itulu (1929 - 2006)
  43. Sheouak Petaulassie (1923 - 1961)
  44. John Tiktak (1916 - 1981)
  45. Sheokjuk Oqutaq (1920 - 1982)
  46. Napatchie Pootoogook (1938 - 2002)
  47. Pudlalik Shaa (born 1965)
  48. David Ikutaaq (1929 - 1984)
  49. Manasie Akpaliapik (born 1955)
  50. Pitseolak Niviaqsi (born 1947)