Floyd Kuptana

Indigenous Artist

Untitled / Snoopy happy snoozing

Acrylic on canvas

36"x 30"

Floyd Kuptana (1964-2021)

He was an Inuit Indigenous Art sculptor
who was born in 1964.

Remembering Inuvialuk artist Floyd Kuptana, whose dark vision brought important issues to light
For Floyd Kuptana, painting and sculpting were ways to connect with his people, culture and traumatic roots. He died at age 57, but he packed an extraordinary life into the limited time he had.

By Robyn Grant-MoranSpecial to the Star.