Born in Cape Dorset, Nunavut on October 2, 1978, Noah Kelly has established himself as a remarkably skilled artist. Noah prefers to carve in serpentine from his local Cape Dorset area. His main subject matter is bears and walruses. Noah has been known to bring a sense of life and humour to the faces of the animals he carves.
Cape Dorset is the most famous art producing community in Canada’s north. The sculptural style of the Cape Dorset region is rooted in wildlife and the spirit world, and is noted for its use of the flamboyant, dramatic, and decorative styles.