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Tag Archives: arts

  1. The 2021 Brooklyn Caribbean Literary Festival is on NOW!

    The 2021 BCLF programme, ‘A Tapestry of Worlds and Words: Meditations From the Diaspora‘ begins today and all festivities will now be streamed live from Youtube and our Facebook page. NO registration necessary! Yay! You can tune in (hassle free) from wherever you are – your car, virtual office, at the gym or airport! Please […]

    September 10, 2021Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. NCF Art & Craft Pop-Ins for the rest of August 2021

    The National Cultural Foundation (NCF) is again throwing its support behind the local art and craft sector and encouraging Barbadians to buy local. This time, the Foundation is hosting a series of NCF Art & Craft Pop-Ins each Saturday until the end of August. NCF Marketing Officer Ashley Dyall said the Foundation is always looking […]

    August 17, 2021CultureNo comments
  3. Sour Grass Showcasing Nine Caribbean Artists at the Atlantic World Art Fair

    Holly Bynoe and Annalee Davis of Sour Grass have invited a group of nine contemporary visual artists from across the wider Caribbean region for their dynamic contribution to the virtual Atlantic World Art Fair (AWAF) hosted by Artsy–the leading marketplace to discover, buy, and sell fine art. Running from June 1st until the 21st, this […]

    June 7, 2021Featured, GalleriesNo comments
  4. Towards a Barbados National Art Gallery ‘Ceci N’est Pas Un Nag’ By artist Heather-Dawn Scott

    In this video Heather-Dawn Scott explains the details of the banner she created and the “why” of the action of placing it at the front entrance of the building that is meant to become our Barbados National Art Gallery. Heather-Dawn Scott notes; “A vast amount of energy and commitment have been harnessed over the past […]

    May 30, 2021Galleries, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. St Martin artist Deborah Jack exhibits in Africa

    The art of Deborah Jack, probably St. Martin’s most reviewed visual artist, has been on exhibit in Bamako, capital of Mali, since last November. “I exhibited with MFON: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora at Bamako Encounters – African Biennale of Photography,” said Jack. Jack’s photograph in the exhibit is called “Untitled,” from the series, […]

    February 16, 2020PaintingNo comments
  6. Alison Chapman Andrews’ major retrospective at the newly renovated Queens Park Gallery!

    This Sunday 14th at 5:00 pm? A retrospective of the landscapes of one of Barbados’ best known artists, Alison Chapman-Andrews… It’s at the newly renovated Queens Park Gallery, which is fabulous, beside St Michael’s Cathedral downtown… an overview of 40 years of her iconic landscapes, some not seen in thirty years!

    January 13, 2018Painting, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. IDB extends deadline for open call for artists

    The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is extending the deadline for artists to participate in an open call that is aimed for those who want to provoke, innovate and offer new perspectives on the development challenges of the region, as well as to demonstrate the immense artistic creativity of Latin America and the Caribbean. Artists from […]

    January 13, 2018Arts, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. Transoceanic Visual Exchange 2017

    Fresh Milk, in partnership with Footscray Community Arts Centre and the Barbados Community College, is pleased to present the schedule for the 2017 edition of Transoceanic Visual Exchange (TVE), a series of programmes taking place this year between Barbados and Australia. TVE is a collection of recent films and videos from artists practicing in the Caribbean, Oceania and their diasporas. […]

    November 6, 2017GalleriesNo comments
  9. THREE MEN IN CIBC FIRST CARIBBEAN’S “PAINT FOR THE CURE” HELPING TO RAISE MORE FUNDS FOR BREAST CANCER SCREENING

    “Paint For The Cure,” organised by the CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk for the Cure Committee, concluded Breast Cancer Awareness month, with all proceeds going to the Barbados Cancer Society’s Breast Screening Programme. Patrons were treated to delicious treats including canapes, pink cupcakes and pink ribbon cookies compliments the Radisson, Dainty246 and Sugar and Spice Custom Cakes. […]

    October 29, 2017PaintingNo comments
  10. Barbadians Head to United States for Prestigious U.S. Fulbright Program

    The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the Organization of the Eastern Caribbean States is pleased to announce that two Barbadians, Tamesha Duesbury, and Versia Harris will head to the United States to complete their graduate studies, funded by the U.S. Government. Duesbury is part of the Fulbright Foreign Student scholarship cohort for […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, EducationNo comments
  11. CARIFESTA VISUAL ARTS EXHIBITIONS OPEN

    Just recently, two significant visual arts exhibitions were opened to the public as part of the CARIFESTA XIII wind-up. Both of them, showcasing regional visual artists will run up to Saturday 26th August. They are significant in that they are both located at newly renovated properties – the first one at the refurbished Norman Centre […]

    August 25, 2017Breaking News, Featured, GalleriesNo comments
  12. Sir Roland Richardson receives the President’s Award from St. Martin Book Fair

    St. Martin’s leading painter Sir Roland Richardson is the new recipient of the Presidents Award from the St. Martin Book Fair. Richardson accepted the award at the closing ceremony of the festival’s 15th anniversary, and said he was even more touched to be honored by a St. Martin organization. Richardson was awarded the ebony statute […]

    June 18, 2017BooksNo comments
  13. “My Dead Boyfriend” (2016) – Heather Graham, Comedy Movie

    A woman discovers who her couch potato boyfriend really was after she finds him dead at home.

    October 23, 2016Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. INFERNO (Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones – Da Vinci Code Movie, 2016)

    Academy Award® winner Ron Howard returns to direct the latest bestseller in Dan Brown’s (Da Vinci Code) billion-dollar Robert Langdon series, Inferno, which finds the famous symbologist (again played by Tom Hanks) on a trail of clues tied to the great Dante himself. When Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams […]

    July 10, 2016Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. CARIBBEAN FINE ART FAIR BARBADOS CONFIRMS DATES FOR 2016

    Once again Divi Southwinds Resort, Christ Church, Barbados will host the 6th CaFA Fair Barbados from March 9-13, 2016. Over the past 5 years CaFA presented the works of over 75 artists representing 15 Caribbean nations, USA, Brazil and Africa. CaFA Fair Barbados will continue to present a unique look at the region’s visual and […]

    September 26, 2015Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Second Generation Barbadian Artists Selected for Prestigious Biennials

    The work of two second generation young Barbadian Artists, Ewan Atkinson and Alberta Whittle, will be featured at the Havana and Venice Biennials respectively next month. The Havana and Venice Biennials are two major international Art expositions. The invitation to Ewan Atkinson to take part in the Havana Biennial came as a direct result of […]

    April 18, 2015Arts, FeaturedNo comments
  17. CARIBBEAN FINE ART FAIR BARBADOS CELEBRATES ITS 5TH YEAR AT DIVI SOUTHWINDS

    Divi Southwinds Resort will host the 5th Edition of Caribbean Fine Art (CaFA) Fair – Barbados to be held March 11-15, 2015. CaFA Fair opens on Wednesday, March 11, 6-9 pm with a Gala Reception featuring a live musical performance by Terry “Mexican” Arthur, and presentation of the CaFA Fair Special Award of Merit to […]

    February 17, 2015Galleries2 comments
  18. CaFA Fair Barbados 2015 Schedule of Events

    Get ready for the 5th Anniversary of Caribbean Fine Art Fair – (CaFA) Barbados: March 11-15, 2015 at Divi Southwinds, Christ Church. Tickets for the Gala Launch include complimentary refreshments, you can purchase your tickets now at all branches of Material Things!

    February 16, 2015Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Open Call: The 2015 FRESH MILK ‘My Time’ Local Residency

    Following last year’s local residency programme, which was awarded to Barbadian visual artist Cherise Ward, Fresh Milk is pleased to announce that we have again received generous support to host the second edition of the ‘My Time’ Local Residency for 2015. One Barbadian artist will be selected from this open call to undertake a one-month […]

    February 15, 2015Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. Mexican Art exhibition: Errol Barrow Centre, Cave Hill – 22nd Sept. 2014 Rene Maldonado de la Pena will answer Questions

    On Monday 22nd the EBCCI art gallery will be open from 8:00 am till 12:30 pm and from 5:00 pm till 6:30 pm. The guest artist from Tabasco, Mexico, Rene German Maldonado de la Pena will be there to respond questions and to talk about the exhibit. The talks will be bilingual. Your are welcome […]

    September 17, 2014Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. FRESH MILK Participates in International Artist Initiated – presented by David Dale Gallery & Studios

    Fresh Milk is very excited to be traveling to Glasgow to participate in the International Artist Initiated (IAI) project, presented by the David Dale Gallery & Studios as part of The Glasgow 2014 Cultural Programme taking place alongside this year’s Commonwealth Games. About IAI: International Artist Initiated is a programme of exhibitions and events devised […]

    July 12, 2014Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. Caribbean Fine Art Fair & Symposium (CaFA) Ends Sunday 16 March with Short Film Screenings!

    Event partners include Barbados Tourism Authority; Barbados National Cultural Foundation; BMW; Caribbean Tourism Organization; Intimate Hotels of Barbados; Laparkan Shipping; Lush Life Resort and Naniki Restaurant. Over 35 exhibitors of paintings, sculpture, photography, drawings, original limited edition prints and new media exploring the cultural traditions of the Caribbean and the African Diaspora. Sunday 16th March: […]

    March 16, 2014Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. 2014 Caribbean Arts & Crafts Festival: Inspiring Youth Creativity

    British Virgin Islands, 8th-12th March 2014

    March 5, 2014Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  24. Gallery of Caribbean Art cordially invites Barbadians to “Grafted Narratives” by the dynamic mother & son duo, Susan and Asher Mains

    The Gallery of Caribbean Art cordially invites you to the opening of new art works, ‘Grafted Narratives‘ by the dynamic mother and son duo, Susan and Asher Mains.

    February 9, 2014Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. !BEHOLD! Women’s Work, powerful statements of 12 Caribbean women: Speightsown, St Peter, Barbados

    The following is a genuine handheld video of !BEHOLD! Women’s Work, powerful statements of 12 Caribbean women at the Gallery of Caribbean Art, Speightstown, Barbados… The opening was Sunday 15th December… !BEHOLD! shows the collective strength of ‘women’s work‘ in a ‘ line-up‘ of women who, added to their roles as artists, have made significant […]

    December 27, 2013Galleries, Video GalleryNo comments