Originally from Iqaluit, Kakee moved to Cape Dorset in 1993. He began carving at the age of 16 and although he is self-taught, he also learned by watching other carvers, which included His father, Ningeosiak Peter, and his mother, Parnee Peter. Kakee’s grandfather, the late Jamasie Teevee was a well-known graphic artist.
He is also known as Ningeeochiak, Peter
Exhibitions 1991 Inuit Music in Art: Singing & Dancing & Playing, Feheley Fine Arts, Toronto, ON 1995 Miniaturen, Inuit Galerie, Mannheim, Germany, (brochure) 1997 Stone & Bone, The Inuit Master Carvers of the Canadian Arctic, The North West Company, Sun Valley Center for the Arts & Humanities Ketchum, ID 2010 Arctic Wind III: An Expression of Survival, Coastal Peoples Gallery, Vancouver, BC, (illustrated brochure) 2012 Small Treasures, Inuit Gallery of Vancouver, Vancouver, BC