Katherine Takpannie is an Ottawa based Inuk photographer. Her anaana (mom) was born in Apex Hill, Nunavut. But Katherine was born in Montreal, Quebec. She is a proud alumni of the Nunavut Sivuniksavut program. The program focuses on the Nunavut Agreement and it’s implementation, Political Science, Research, Inuit-Government Relations, Contemporary Issues, Inuit history, and Inuktitut. Katherine was recently awarded the New Generation Photography Award by the National Gallery of Canada.