Born December 23, 1955 (Cape Dorset, Nunavut)
Born in the territory of Nunavut, Emataluk Saggiak is the son of two artists, Lizzie and Saggiak Saggiak. Emataluk began sculpting in the early 1970s and credits his father, Saggiak Saggiak, as a significant influence on his art. In 2002, Emataluk worked as an engraver on the Cape Dorset annual print release.
He exhibited, moreover; 2011 New Beginnings in the Arctic, Balzac Fine Arts, Toronto, ON, 2009 Small Sculptures by Great Artists, Feheley Fine Arts, Toronto, ON, 2005 Cape Dorset Sculpture, Spirit Wrestler Gallery, Vancouver, BC
and 2001 Spirit of the Walrus, Feheley Fine Arts, Toronto, ON.