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Tag Archives: sculpture

  1. “Hustles and Scams: How the art scene does not work” by Lilian Sten-Nicholson

    Let me introduce myself. I am a painter, printmaker and freelance writer. Painting is my main gig. I have been a painter for as long as I can remember. But, I have also been involved in the visual arts in many other capacities, as a curator, administrator, consultant, tertiary level art tutor and art critic […]

    April 15, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  2. New COVID-19 Arts Grant Supports 1,175 Creatives in 25 Caribbean Countries

    In early August, three nonprofit organisations launched a new $320,000 USD Covid-19 emergency relief programme targeting artists, creatives and cultural practitioners across the Caribbean. This pioneering pan-Caribbean NGO partnership was led by the American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ), Kingston Creative and Fresh Milk, located in New York, Kingston and Bridgetown. The programme was entitled “CATAPULT”, […]

    October 10, 2020Featured, SculptureNo comments
  3. BARVEN’s Farmers’ Market (Sat 4th July 2020) Talented Carving July 7, 2020Photo Gallery, SculptureNo comments
  4. “CyarriBeyon: Clay Pon Mahogany”

    Vonni Koromanti presents an art exhibition-cum-sale at its Headquarters, Porters Place, 11 Porters, Saint James, Barbados. The exhibition runs from Thursday March 29, 2018 to Sunday April 08, 2018, 10:00 am to 9:00 pm daily, with an Opening Reception on Thursday March 29, 2018 at 6:30 pm. This instalment features works in mahogany by Barbadian […]

    March 26, 2018Featured, SculptureNo comments
  5. BARBADOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENT SALE AT ART SPLASH IN HASTINGS! July 16, 2017Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. Exhibition Opening of “WE PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE” at Manor Lodge

    “WE PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE“ is an extraordinary exhibition, curated by Oneka Small, featuring more than 50 Bajan artists, past and present, in 8,000 square feet of space graciously made available by the Elcock Family, in celebration of Barbados 50th Anniversary of Independence! “WE PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE” is one of the most comprehensive art exhibitions ever seen in […]

    November 13, 2016Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. Caribbean Fine Art Fair Barbados 2016 opens March 9

    The 6th Edition of Caribbean Fine Art (CaFA) Fair – Barbados will open on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at Divi Southwinds Resort with a Gala Reception from 6-9 pm, featuring opening remarks by Barbados Minister of Culture, Sport and Youth, Stephen Lashley. Kenneth “Black” Blackman, Ras Bongo Congo I, Ras Ilix Heartman, David “Guru” McClean, […]

    February 4, 2016Breaking News, Featured, GalleriesNo comments
  8. Evening of Art & Elegance: NEW DATE – Thursday 12th November 2015

    It is our pleasure to confirm that Divi Southwinds Resort, Christ Church, Barbados will host the 6th CaFA Fair Barbados from March 9-13, 2016. Over the past 5 years we have presented the works of over 75 artists representing 15 Caribbean nations, USA, Brazil and Africa. CaFA Fair Barbados will continue to present a unique […]

    October 25, 2015Painting, Photo GalleryNo comments
  9. 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
  10. Grenada National Pavilion Biennale di Venezia: “Present Nearness”

    The Grenada National Pavilion in its first time participation at the Biennale d’Venezia occupies a place that is easy to be found. Steps away from the Zattere vaparetto (water taxi) stop, it shares Dorsoduro with such noble institutions as the Academia, an several other National and collateral events. Even if one were not making a […]

    June 6, 2015SculptureNo comments
  11. ARTSPLASH OPENS NEW ART GALLERY THIS FRIDAY

    Fourteen contemporary artists will showcase their artistic talents during the month of June when the ArtSplash Centre hosts its first exhibition, Art Trends 2015. The featured artists are Heidi Berger, Alison Chapman Andrews, Romell Chase, Carole Cadogan, Juliana Inniss, Rosemary Parkinson, Rafza Nehaul, Simbah PilĂ©, Lorna Rose, Oneka Small, Leandro Soto, Cherise Ward, Ronald Williams […]

    June 2, 2015Featured, GalleriesNo comments
  12. BARBADOS’ LONGEST ENVIRONMENTAL MURAL UNVEILED

    An amazing artistic work and powerful poster for environmental preservation has been unveiled at Warrens, St. Michael. The eye-catching environmental wall mosaic, the brainchild and labour of love of mother-son team of Goldie and David Spieler, has fast become a drawing card for locals and a must-stop for taxis and tour bus operators traversing the […]

    April 20, 2015Featured, NatureNo comments
  13. Join the Gallery of Caribbean Art for an Artists’ Talk on April 9th, Women’s Work 2: the “I” of Venus show now extended!

    Today a serious art show is rare. One by one galleries have closed. So Women’s Work 2: the “I” of Venus at Gallery of Caribbean Art, Speightstown, has proved very popular and a huge crowd attended the opening night. Twelve women are showing work they have never shown before, looking at the Venus concept in […]

    April 8, 2015Featured, GalleriesNo comments
  14. 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
  15. Dante’s Rebellion Sword (Devil May Cry) – MAN AT ARMS: REFORGED!

    More AWEme on Facebook: facebook.com/awemechannel Follow us on Twitter: twitter.com/awemechannel Kerry Stagmer – Swordsmith and Machinist Matt Stagmer – Swordsmith Ilya Alekseyev – Master Armourer and Engraver Sam Salvati – Blacksmith Lauren Schott – Goldsmith and Casting John Mitchell – Fabricator Filmed on Location at Baltimore Knife and Sword http://www.baltimoreknife.com Series Created & Directed by […]

    January 13, 2015Games, Sculpture, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. Fresh Milk Art Platform: Friday 19th December 2014

    Join The Fresh Milk Art Platform on Friday 19 December 2014, from 6:30 to 8:00 pm for FRESH MILK XVII. Visual artist Kara Springer and poet/critical writer Christian Campbell will speak about their residency experiences; Assistant to Director at Fresh Milk, Katherine Kennedy, will share news about her recently completed three month fellowship at Akadamie […]

    December 10, 2014ArtsNo comments
  17. Market Vendor, is that you? Cor-Blimmuh! Check the 2014 Independence Day Honours List

    His Excellency the Governor-General, Sir Elliott Belgrave, GCMG, K.A., has consented to the announcement of National Honours on the occasion of the Forty-eighth Anniversary of the Independence of Barbados. The Barbados National Honours and Decorations Systems was instituted by Letters Patent dated July 25, 1980. (EDITOR’s NOTE: this year’s crop is very odd, not so […]

    November 30, 2014PoliticalNo comments
  18. ‘We Are One’: A Tribute to Bill Grace – October 22, Punch Creative Arena gallery

    An exhibition honouring the life and work of Bill Grace opens on Wednesday October 22nd, 6.30pm – 8pm at the Punch Creative Arena gallery, in the Division of Fine Arts at the Barbados Community College. This opening will be preceded by a Memorial Service honouring Bill’s memory at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, 5 pm – 6 […]

    October 12, 2014Events, SculptureNo comments
  19. “Contemporary Art in Grenada” by Christina Cornier

    On September 16th 2014 Art and Soul Gallery in Grand Anse hosted a show of contemporary art organized by the Grenada Arts Council. “Contemporary Art in Grenada” featured the work of carefully selected, mature artists from Grenada. Invited to the show was Cuban curator Jose Noceda of the Wifredo Lam Center in Havana. Noceda is […]

    October 9, 2014Galleries, ReviewNo 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. Future Centre Trust director emphasises how dangerous dumping can poison Barbadians: Alert during FirstCaribbean Mural project launch

    Son of a prominent local sculptor and a noted environmentalist remains alarmed at the level of illegal dumping, particularly in gullies across Barbados, David Spieler, Director of the Future Centre Trust believes it could eventually lead to contamination of the island’s water supply. The son of Goldie Spieler, who designed a mosaic in the form […]

    July 6, 2014Nature, SculptureNo comments
  22. Barbadian Sculptor loses Cancer fight in Tel Aviv, Bill Grace in memoriam: Via – Damon Gerard Corrie & Therese Hadchity

    {EDITOR’S NOTE: 2 Tributes – 1st? Damon Gerard Corrie‘s} Yesterday, Friday the 13th 2014 turned out to be a day of sorrow in the end, as I got news that an old friend – famous Barbadian Artist Bill Grace – died in a hospital Israel, after fighting bravely against cancer for 30 years, his mortal […]

    June 14, 2014Health, Sculpture2 comments
  23. 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
  24. 4TH EDITION OF CaFA, C’BEAN FINE ART FAIR: BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS – Afreekan Southwell (Antigua/USVI)

    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.

    March 16, 2014Photo Gallery, SculptureNo comments
  25. 4TH EDITION OF CaFA, C’BEAN FINE ART FAIR: BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS – Laura James (Antigua)

    Over 35 exhibitors at the Spirit Bond, it’s full of paintings, sculpture, photography, drawings, original limited edition prints and new media exploring the cultural traditions of the Caribbean and the African Diaspora.

    March 16, 2014Galleries, Photo GalleryNo comments