Monday, July 24, 2017

Children's Workshops: “Summer Art Camp” - next session on Monday, July 24, 2017; continues through Friday, September 1, 2017 at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies

“Summer Art Camp” July 3-Sept 1, 2017 at Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Children's Workshops: “Summer Art Camp” from Monday, July 3, 2017 through Friday, September 1, 2017 at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies; Location: Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, 183 South Road, Bermuda Botanical Gardens. The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art is located in the Bermuda Botanical Gardens, Paget. Bus routes 1,2 & 7. Signage in the Gardens will direct you to the museum; Tel: (441) 299 4000 | Fax: (441) 236 4402; Email: mworks@logic.bm; Website: Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Event Description: “Registration for summer camp has begun! Sign your little ones up now for summer art camp and immerse them in the wonderful world of art! Spaces are limited! Visit www.bermudamasterworks.org for our summer camp registration form or email edumworks@logic.bm ...”Read more: Bermuda Masterworks Museum and Bermuda Masterworks-Facebook 
About the Masterworks Museum: “Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art is a not for profit organisation, which means that our funding comes from friends in the community and abroad. We rely entirely on the generosity of others, through donations, our volunteer programme and membership. Part of our mission is to build a major collection, not only of Bermuda art from the past, but also one that embodies the artists of today, as well as a vision for the future. By embracing all art forms, we hope to encourage artists from both Bermuda and abroad to develop their talents in our inspirational island setting. We also encourage the repatriation of works of art inspired by the island, and welcome any gift that may enhance our Collection.”Read more: Bermuda Masterworks-About Us
For further information: Bermuda Masterworks Museum, Bermuda Masterworks-Facebook and Bermuda Masterworks-Twitter.(618)

Exhibition: "BSoA's Current Shows" continue through Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at BSoA — Bermuda, West Indies

"BSoA's Current Shows" July 7-July 25, 2017 at BSoA
Exhibition: "BSoA's Current Shows" - Opening Reception on Friday, July 7, 2017 @ 5pm-7pm; shows run through Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at BSoA — Bermuda, West Indies; Event Details – Where: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA); Location: The City Hall Arts Centre; 17 Church Street; Hamilton HM 11 Bermuda; Telephone: 441-292-3824; Fax: 441-296-0699; Email: info@bsoa.bm; Gallery Hours: 10am–4pm Monday–Friday; 10am–2pm Saturdays
Event Description: “BSoA is hosting an opening reception on Friday, July 7, 2017 @ 5pm-7pm in light of the current exhibitions featuring the Bluebird Box Silent Auction! Art educators getting their creative on! Chris Ingham photography & solo show! You know where to be from 5 - 7pm. The exhibitions will continue until July 25th, 2017 ... For more information telephone 292-3824 or email info@bsoa.bm ...”Read more: BSoA-Facebook
For further information: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) and BSoA-Facebook.

Event: "Art with a Twist Workshop" next on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 @ 6:30pm-9:00pm at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies

"Art with a Twist Workshop" July 25, 2017 at
Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Event: "Art with a Twist Workshop" next on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 @ 6:30pm-9:00pm at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies; Location: Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, 183 South Road, Bermuda Botanical Gardens. The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art is located in the Bermuda Botanical Gardens, Paget. Bus routes 1,2 & 7. Signage in the Gardens will direct you to the museum; Tel: (441) 299 4000 | Fax: (441) 236 4402; Email: mworks@logic.bm; Website: Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Event Description: "Painting and cocktails, what's not to like?! 🍸🖌🎨 Call 299 4000 or email: mworks@logic.bm for our Oil Painting workshop next on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 @ 6:30pm-9:00pm at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies; class sizes are limited so book early. All materials included! Enjoy a cocktail while you create and take home what you make! $100 for members and $125 for non members."Read more: Bermuda Masterworks-Art with a Twist and Bermuda Masterworks-Facebook 
About the Masterworks Museum: “Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art is a not for profit organisation, which means that our funding comes from friends in the community and abroad. We rely entirely on the generosity of others, through donations, our volunteer programme and membership. Part of our mission is to build a major collection, not only of Bermuda art from the past, but also one that embodies the artists of today, as well as a vision for the future. By embracing all art forms, we hope to encourage artists from both Bermuda and abroad to develop their talents in our inspirational island setting. We also encourage the repatriation of works of art inspired by the island, and welcome any gift that may enhance our Collection.”Read more: Bermuda Masterworks-About Us
For further information: Bermuda Masterworks Museum, Bermuda Masterworks-Facebook and Bermuda Masterworks-Twitter.

Exhibition: "This Side of the Reef" by Chris Ingham - show runs through Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at BSoA — Bermuda, West Indies

"This Side of the Reef" by Chris Ingham on July 7-July 25, 2017 at BSoA
Exhibition: "This Side of the Reef" by Chris Ingham - Opening Reception on Friday, July 7, 2017 @ 5pm-7pm; show runs through Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at BSoA — Bermuda, West Indies; Event Details – Where: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA); Location: The City Hall Arts Centre; 17 Church Street; Hamilton HM 11 Bermuda; Telephone: 441-292-3824; Fax: 441-296-0699; Email: info@bsoa.bm; Gallery Hours: 10am–4pm Monday–Friday; 10am–2pm Saturdays
Event Description: “BSoA is hosting an opening reception on Friday, July 7, 2017 @ 5pm-7pm in light of the current exhibition featuring 'This Side of the Reef' by Chris Ingham: 'Please join me from 5 - 7pm on July 7th, when I will be showing 40 pieces of my latest photographic work at the BSoA Art Gallery in City Hall. Feel free to share this invite with your friends, family and coworkers. Look forward to seeing you there.' The exhibition will continue until July 25th, 2017 ... For more information telephone 292-3824 or email info@bsoa.bm ...”Read more: BSoA-Facebook
For further information: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) and BSoA-Facebook.

Event: NAGB Film Series presents “Bicycle Thieves” on Thursday, July 27, 2017 @ 8:00pm-10:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“Bicycle Thieves” on July 27, 2017 at The NAGB
Event: NAGB Film Series presents “Bicycle Thieves” on Thursday, July 27, 2017 @ 8:00pm-10:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details - Place: National Art Gallery Of The Bahamas; Location: West St. & West Hill St., Nassau, New Providence; Phone: (242) 328-5800; Email: info@nagb.org.bs; Website: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
Event Description: “Crime is an issue that affects us all in The Bahamas. On Thursday, July 27th at 8 p.m. the NAGB will screen the 1948 Italian masterpiece, Vittorio De Sica's 'Bicycle Thieves.' 'Bicycle Thieves' is a neorealist film that looks at the fragility of the human condition and how one small criminal act can reduce a family to desperation. Don’t miss this opportunity to see what many consider to be the best film ever produced. The screening is free and open to the public. We will have popcorn on hand for sale. Come out and spend this wonderful summer evening with us ...”Read more: NAGB Film Event-Bicycle Thieves
For further information: NAGB Film Event-Bicycle Thieves, The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB.


NAGB Film Series: Summer | Fall 2017 from NAGBahamas on Vimeo.

Event: NAGB's “Mixed Media Art Summer Camp” - Session Two continues through Friday, July 28, 2017 — The Bahamas, West Indies

“Mixed Media Art Summer Camp” June-July, 2017 @ The NAGB
Event: NAGB's “Mixed Media Art Summer Camp” from Monday, June 19 - Friday, July 7 and Tuesday, July 11 - Friday, July 28, 2017 — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details: Place: National Art Gallery Of The Bahamas; Location: West St. & West Hill St., Nassau, New Providence; Phone: (242) 328-5800; Email: info@nagb.org.bs; Website: The NAGB
Event Description: “NAGB Mixed Media Art Summer Camp. Our summer camp runs from June 19th-July 7th and July 11th-July 28th. Let your aspiring painter embrace their inner Brent Malone at the NAGB’s Mixed Media Summer Art Camp this June and July. They will explore the world of the expressionists and impressionists, paint from observation and sample the wonderfully expressive qualities of abstract art through the lens of Bahamian history. See you there!!!”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
About NAGB: “Housed in the historic Villa Doyle, built in the 1860s and lovingly restored in the 1990s, the NAGB preserves the National Collection of Bahamian Art, part of which is on permanent display on the ground floor. Upper galleries engage the history of Bahamian Art and Visual culture and support contemporary movements and experimental contemporary art practice through temporary exhibitions. The NAGB also has an extensive public program schedule, community and regional projects and partnerships, arts education workshops, and a free public art library.”Read more: NAGB: http://www.nagb.org.bs/
For further information: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB.


NAGB Mixed Media Summer Camp 2017 from NAGBahamas on Vimeo.

Exhibition: "BSoA's Members' Summer Show" - Opening Reception on Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 5pm-7pm; show runs through Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at BSoA — Bermuda, West Indies

"BSoA's Members' Summer Show" July 28-August 29, 2017 at BSoA
Exhibition: "BSoA's Members' Summer Show" - Opening Reception on Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 5pm-7pm; show runs through Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at BSoA — Bermuda, West Indies; Event Details – Where: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA); Location: The City Hall Arts Centre; 17 Church Street; Hamilton HM 11 Bermuda; Telephone: 441-292-3824; Fax: 441-296-0699; Email: info@bsoa.bm; Gallery Hours: 10am–4pm Monday–Friday; 10am–2pm Saturdays
Event Description: “We are looking for artists to enter BSoA's Members' Summer Show. The deadline for entries is July 26th, 2017 and the show runs from July 28th - August 29th 2017. There are no size restrictions. Work must be ready to hang. A maximum of 6 pieces can be entered per person ... For more information telephone 292-3824 or email info@bsoa.bm ...”Read more: BSoA-Facebook
For further information: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) and BSoA-Facebook.

Theatre: The Harlem Repertory Theatre presents “JAMAICA” on Saturday, July 29, 2017 @ 7:00pm; show continues until Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Tato Laviera Theatre — Harlem, NYC, USA

“JAMAICA” July 29, 2017-March 24, 2018 by The Harlem Repertory Theatre
Theatre: The Harlem Repertory Theatre presents “JAMAICA” on Saturday, July 29, 2017 to Saturday, March 24, 2018 @ 7:00pm at the Tato Laviera Theatre — Harlem, NY USA; Event Details - Location:  The Tato Laviera Theatre, 240 E 123rd St (On the corner of Second Avenue and 123rd Street), New York, NY 10035; Phone: (917) 697-3555; Email: Info@harlemrepertorytheatre.com; Websites: The Harlem Repertory Theatre and The Harlem Repertory Theatre-Facebook.
Event Description: “In honor of the historic theatrical debut the musical, 'Jamaica' returns to New York City, this time to The Tato Laviera Theatre, 240 East 123rd St. in Harlem. 'Jamaica' takes its audience on a journey to Pigeon Island off the coast of Jamaica, following an ambitious island girl named Savannah who dreams of finding true love and escaping to New York City. The production examines how an isolated island community navigates the perils of love, family and relationships while they confront the increasing pressures of American commercialism, class struggles and racism. In honor of this musical’s incredible 60th anniversary – the HRT will produce the legendary Broadway treasure 'Jamaica' that made Lena Horne a Broadway star. 'Jamaica' features a book and score by Yip Harburg and Harold Arlen! The production’s creative, environmental setting, combined with surprising sets and colorful costumes will bring this forgotten treasure back to New York City for the first time since its 1957 opening on Broadway six decades ago ...”Read more: The Harlem Repertory Theatre and The Harlem Repertory Theatre-Facebook
For further information: The Harlem Repertory Theatre and The Harlem Repertory Theatre-Facebook. Related Article: https://repeatingislands.com/2017/07/04/jamaica-takes-center-stage-in-harlem/.

Exhibition: “The Annabella and Peter Proudlock Collection” - Opening Reception on Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 1:30pm-4:00pm; show runs through Sunday, October 29, 2017 at NGJ — Jamaica, WI

“Annabella and Peter Proudlock Collection”
July 30-Oct 29, 2017 at NGJ
Exhibition: “The Annabella and Peter Proudlock Collection” - Opening Reception on Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 1:30pm-4:00pm; show runs through Sunday, October 29, 2017 at NGJ at NGJ — Jamaica, West Indies; Event Details – Where: National Gallery of Jamaica; Location: 12 Ocean Blvd, Block C, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies (Entrance is on Orange Street); Tel: 1-876-922-1561, 1-876-922-1563; Fax: 1-876-922-8544; E-mail: info@natgalja.org.jm; Opening hours: Tues-Thurs: 10am to 4:30pm; Fri: 10am-4pm; Sat: 10am-3pm; Last Sundays: the NGJ is open every last Sunday of the month, normally 11am-4pm.
Event Description: “The National Gallery of Jamaica is pleased to invite you to the opening of an exhibition of the 'Annabella and Peter Proudlock Collection' on Sunday, July 30, 2017; musical performance by Stephanie; formalities begin at 1:30pm. The National Gallery of Jamaica pays tribute to Annabella Proudlock (1943–2015), artist, collector, art patron and gallerist. She was the Managing Director of Harmony Hall and a former Board member of the National Gallery of Jamaica ... Veerle Poupeye, the National Gallery’s Executive Director, remembers Annabella as 'an impeccably generous person with a strong moral centre and a wonderful sense of humour and a consummate professional who made a very tangible contribution to the development and promotion of art and craft in Jamaica.' She adds: 'Annabella was one of the National Gallery’s longest serving Board members and always provided sound technical and policy advice. She was one of the Gallery’s most committed and enthusiastic supporters and we are very touched that she joined us for the opening of the 2014 Jamaica Biennial, at a time when she was already quite ill. It was a true privilege to have known her and to have worked with her.' ...”Read more: National Gallery of Jamaica Blog
For further information: National Gallery of Jamaica Blog, National Gallery of Jamaica.org and National Gallery of Jamaica-Twitter

Exhibition: Gabrielle Banks: “The Mark of a Woman” - show continues through Sunday, July 30, 2017 at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

Gabrielle Banks: “The Mark of a Woman” June 22-July 30, 2017 @ The NAGB
Exhibition: Gabrielle Banks: “The Mark of a Woman” - Opening Reception on Thursday, June 22, 2017 @ 6:00pm-7:30pm; show continues through Sunday, July 30, 2017 at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details: Place: National Art Gallery Of The Bahamas; Location: West St. & West Hill St., Nassau, New Providence; Phone: (242) 328-5800; Email: info@nagb.org.bs; Website: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
Event Description: “On Thursday, June 22nd starting at 6 p.m., the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas will introduce emerging Bahamian artist and acclaimed RISD student Gabrielle Banks’ body of work ‘The Mark of a Woman’ in the Project Space Room through the end of July. The opening preview reception of Gabrielle Banks’ ‘The Mark of a Woman’ will take place on Thursday, June 22nd, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Light refreshments and hors d'oeuvres will be served at the event. Come out and celebrate one of The Bahamas’ most exciting emerging artists ... Banks actively comments and interrogates being a marginalized body and this functions as the continuous theme and conversation within her paintings. Many of the colors used in her palette express a nature of blackness that cannot be directly defined or restricted by societal standards and stereotypes. As a person of colour, she explores a complicated yet beautiful minefield which is provocative, rich and complex. ‘The Mark of a Woman’ is Gabrielle Banks’ first solo show in The Bahamas ...”Read more: The NAGB-The Mark of a Woman and The NAGB-Facebook
About NAGB: “Housed in the historic Villa Doyle, built in the 1860s and lovingly restored in the 1990s, the NAGB preserves the National Collection of Bahamian Art, part of which is on permanent display on the ground floor. Upper galleries engage the history of Bahamian Art and Visual culture and support contemporary movements and experimental contemporary art practice through temporary exhibitions. The NAGB also has an extensive public program schedule, community and regional projects and partnerships, arts education workshops, and a free public art library.”Read more: The NAGB-About
For further information: The NAGB-The Mark of a Woman, The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB.

Event: “The Tobago Heritage Festival - Bring Back de Ole Time Days" continues through Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Multiple Venues — Tobago, WI

Tobago Heritage Festival” July 13-August 1, 2017
Event: “The Tobago Heritage Festival" on Thursday, July 13, 2017 to Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Multiple Venues — Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: Multiple Venues — Tobago, West Indies; Contact Telephone: (868) 639-4441; Email: tobagoheritagefestival@yahoo.com; Website: Tobago Heritage Festival
Event Description: “The Tobago Heritage Festival returns to the island from July 13th to August 1st 2017 under the theme 'Bring Back de Ole Time Days – Len’ Hand.' This year, the event reverts to its two-week long schedule and it promises to deliver engaging and enlightening cultural events produced by the Committee, as well as the various host villages ... It is expected that the condensed programme will allow all participating bodies to deliver a cohesive and rich series of events geared toward preserving unique cultural traditions, while simultaneously educating visitors and locals about the island’s societal roots ...” — Read more: Tobago Heritage Festival
Tobago Heritage Festival” July 13-August 1, 2017
About the Tobago Heritage Festival: “The Tobago Heritage Festival is an annual event created to preserve the unique cultural traditions of Tobago. The Festival has grown from year to year and runs from mid July to the beginning of August, attracting thousands as they celebrate as communities. The Festival is by far the main event on the Tobago cultural calendar and it is considered and accepted that the Heritage Festival is to Tobago, what Carnival is to Trinidad. During the entire Festival, visitors and returning Tobagonians are able to visit the many quaint and friendly villages and experience their way of life, language and varied oral traditions, culture, dances, music, environment and, of course, their culinary delights. So come to Tobago and join the many thousands to witness the spectacle that is The Tobago Heritage Festival ...” — Read more: Tobago Heritage Festival-About
For further information: Tobago Heritage Festival and Tobago Heritage Festival-About.(720)

Tobago Heritage 2017 Teaser - video by visittobago

Event: “Soleil St. Lucia Summer Festival 2017 - Food & Rum” - next on Thursday-Sunday, August 24-27, 2017; festival continues through October 2017 — Saint Lucia, WI

Soleil St. Lucia Summer Festival” May-October 2017
Soleil St. Lucia Summer Festival
May-October 2017”
About Soleil Saint Lucia Summer Festival: “Saint Lucia, whose global reputation for quality entertainment is built on 25 years of experience hosting the Saint Lucia Jazz & Arts festival, announces SOLEIL – the Saint Lucia Summer Festival, a series of six festivals taking place from May through October ... In 2017, Saint Lucia has launched an ambitious initiative – a Summer of Festivals – aimed at bringing tangible and lasting economic, social and cultural benefits to the country and its people. Building on Saint Lucia’s outstanding artistic talent and rich cultural heritage and on its experience in designing and hosting unique events and celebrations such as the Saint Lucia Jazz Festival, Carnival or Jounen Kwéyòl, this new initiative will increase the benefits that Festivals and similar events bring to Saint Lucian communities and to society as a whole, while optimising the impact of public expenditure and improving efficiency ...”Read more: Soleil St. Lucia Summer Festival-Facebook and Soleil St. Lucia Summer Festival
For further information: Soleil St. Lucia Summer Festival, Soleil St. Lucia Summer Festival-Facebook and St. Lucia Jazz Festival 2017.(619)

Soleil Saint Lucia Summer Festival 2017 HD - video by Soleil Saint Lucia Summer Festival

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Event: “NDATT Annual General Meeting 2017" on Sunday, July 23, 2017 @ 10:00am-1:00pm at the Little Carib Theatre — Trinidad & Tobago, WI

NDATT Annual General Meeting 2017” July 23, 2017
Event: “NDATT Annual General Meeting 2017" on Sunday, July 23, 2017 @ 10:00am-1:00pm at the Little Carib Theatre — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: Little Carib Theatre, Corner White Street & Roberts Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Contact Telephone: (868) 622-4664; Email: nationaldramatnt@gmail.com; Website: NDATT-Facebook
Event Description: “STAND UP and BE COUNTED! The 2017 Annual General Meeting of the National Drama Association of Trinidad and Tobago (NDATT) will be held on Sunday July 23rd, 2017 at 10 AM at The Little Carib Theatre. Registration of new members and renewal of annual NDATT membership will begin there from 9AM. The main agenda of this meeting (after the out-going President's, Treasurer's and Secretary's reports) is the election of posts for the new Executive of NDATT ... The 2017 Annual General Meeting of the National Drama Association of Trinidad and Tobago (NDATT) will be held on July 23rd, 2017 at 10 am at The Little Carib Theatre (Registration begins at 9AM). Bring friends who are also involved in theatre or part of a theatre company (whether they are on-stage or behind the scenes) to join, to vote and to elect a new Executive of NDATT - the body that represents the interests of theatre in Trinidad and Tobago. Refreshments will be served ...” — Read more: NDATT-Facebook
About the NDATT: “The National Drama Association of Trinidad and Tobago (NDATT) presents dramatic arts and theatre workshops by member actors, playwrights, directors, producers and production companies in comedy and drama plays, play writing, stage lighting, sound design, theatre makeup, costume wardrobe, scenery and set design, theater and backstage management, artistic and entertainment industry skills, talent and character development ...” — Read more: NDATT-Facebook
For further information: NDATT-Facebook.

Event: “Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts and Wine Festival" on Sunday, July 23, 2017 @ 12:00pm-7:00pm at the Carroll County Farm Museum — Westminster, Maryland USA

Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts & Wine Festival” July 23, 2017
Event: “Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts and Wine Festival" on Sunday, July 23, 2017 @ 12:00pm-7:00pm at the Carroll County Farm Museum — Westminster, Maryland USA; Event Details - Where: Carroll County Farm Museum, 500 S Center St, Westminster, Maryland 21157, USA; Contact Telephone: 800-654-4645; Email: ccfarm@ccg.carr.org; Website: Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts and Wine Festival and Carroll County Farm-Secret Garden Reggae Festival
Event Description: “DJ Tanz and Friends and Zubar Ent. present our 'SECRET GARDEN REGGAE MUSIC, ARTS, AND WINE FESTIVAL' on Sunday July 23, 2017 from 12pm-7pm at The Carroll County Farm Museum, 500 S. Center Street, Westminster, MD featuring Culture feat. Kenyatta Hill and The Eclipse International Band also music by DJ Mr.Muzik, DJ Smally, The Golden Touch and DJ Tanz, hosted by Neil Matei 88.9fm, rain or shine event ...” — Read more: Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts and Wine Festival and Carroll County Farm-Secret Garden Reggae Festival
About the Festival: “The Secret Garden Wine Festivals are presented by DJ Tanz & Friends and are subject to external ticketing. Tickets to the Secret Garden Reggae Music, Arts & Wine Festival will be available through Eventbrite ...” — Read more: Eventbrite-Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts and Wine Festival, Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts and Wine Festival
For further information: Secret Garden Reggae, Music, Arts and Wine Festival and Carroll County Farm-Secret Garden Reggae Festival.

Secret Garden Reggae Music, Arts and Wine Festival - video by Alan Merritt

Event: “Performance in the Park: Maren Hassinger's Pink Trash” on Sunday, June 23, 2017 @ 1:00pm-3:00pm by The Brooklyn Museum — Brooklyn, New York USA

“Maren Hassinger's Pink Trash” June 23, 2017 @ Brooklyn Museum
(Photo: Maren Hassinger. Performance of Pink Trash, 1982. by Horace Brockington)
Event: “Performance in the Park: Maren Hassinger's Pink Trash” on Sunday, June 23, 2017 @ 1:00pm-3:00pm by The Brooklyn Museum — Brooklyn, NY USA; Event Details: Where: Brooklyn Museum; Location: 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, New York 11238-6052, Telephone: (718) 638-5000; General Hours: Wednesday: 11am–6pm, Thursday: 11am–10pm  and Friday–Sunday: 11am–6pm.
Event Description: “Tour: Meet in the Exhibition; Performance: Meet in front of Museum. Artist Maren Hassinger restages her 1982 performance 'Pink Trash,' which explores ideas of public space and ethical citizenship by drawing attention to the ways New Yorkers engage with their local environment. Originally performed in Central Park, Prospect Park, and Van Cortlandt Park, this unique and exciting restaging of Pink Trash takes place in Prospect Park as part of 'We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85.' Free with Museum admission ...”Read more: Brooklyn Museum-Tumblr, Brooklyn Museum-Facebook and Brooklyn Museum-Maren Hassinger's Pink Trash
For General Information: Brooklyn MuseumBrooklyn Museum-Tumblr, Brooklyn Museum-Facebook.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Exhibition: “Che Lovelace - Solo Exhibition” - show continues through Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Éric Hussenot Gallery — Paris, France

(Image: 'Tree with ripe fruit' 2016 by Che Lovelace)
“Che Lovelace Exhibition” thru Jul 22, 2017 @ Éric Hussenot
Exhibition: “Che Lovelace - Solo Exhibition” - Opening on Saturday, June 10, 2017; show continues through Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Éric Hussenot Gallery — Paris, France; Event Details: Place: Éric Hussenot Gallery; Location: 5 bis rue des Haudriettes, 75003 Paris, Métro Rambuteau; Telephone: +33 1 48 87 60 81; Email: hi@galeriehussenot.com; Websites: Éric Hussenot Gallery-Facebook and Éric Hussenot Gallery
Event Description: “Éric Hussenot Gallery is proud to introduce Che Lovelace for his first exhibition in France. Born in Trinidad, his subject, rendered in vivid pigment on board, is informed by the cultural environment of Trinidad and Tobago and by extension the Caribbean. Lovelace combines several boards assembled to produce a stable and inexpensive though archival substrate he could easily source there on the island. He incorporates this material and its format into his working process, considering the dividing edges of the panels as a way to rethink the composition of space and break up the expected sequence by which he constructed the image ...”Read more: Éric Hussenot Gallery-Facebook and Éric Hussenot Gallery
About the Artist: “Che Lovelace is a visual artist living and working in Port of Spain, Trinidad. He received his training at l’Ecole Régionale des Beaux-Arts de la Martinique. He is a founder and director of CLAY J’ouvert, a traditional Carnival outfit based in Woodbrook, Port of Spain. In 2003, he co-founded the alternative cinema space Studiofilmclub with fellow artist Peter Doig and is currently a lecturer at the University of the West Indies Creative Arts Campus. His practice increasingly includes elements of performance which he absorbs into his painting process ...”Read more: Éric Hussenot Gallery-Facebook and Éric Hussenot Gallery
For further information: Éric Hussenot Gallery-Facebook and Éric Hussenot Gallery. Related Article: https://repeatingislands.com/2017/07/08/che-lovelace-shows-in-paris/.

Event: “Reggae Sumfest 2017” continues through Saturday, July 22, 2017 in Montego Bay — Jamaica, West Indies

Reggae Sumfest 2017” July 16-22, 2017
Event: “Reggae Sumfest 2017” from Sunday, July 16, 2017 to Saturday, July 22, 2017 — Jamaica, West Indies; Event Details: Location: Montego Bay, St. James Parish, Jamaica — Websites: Reggae Sumfest 2017 and Reggae Sumfest-Facebook
About the Event: “Red Stripe presents Reggae Sumfest 2017 ....The 25th Edition of this premier global music festival celebrating Jamaican music and culture. DownSound Entertainment Ltd of Kingston, Jamaica, is the promoter and producer of Reggae Sumfest. Our friends at Red Stripe Beer are now our presenting partner for this historic festival. We also thank the Jamaican Tourist Board for their continued and unflinching support , and also wish to thank all the hotels and businesses and vendors in Jamaica and around the world that help make this important and storied festival survive and thrive. Sincere thanks to all from all the team at DownSound Entertainment Ltd , and let us all make Reggae Sumfest 2017 a year to remember ...”Read more: Eventbrite-Reggae Sumfest 2017
For further information: Reggae Sumfest 2017, Reggae Sumfest-Facebook and Reggae Sumfest-Twitter. For ticket information: Tickets-Reggae Sumfest 2017 and Eventbrite-Reggae Sumfest 2017.

Reggae Sumfest 2017 Celebrating 25 Years - video by MyJamaicaJTB

Exhibition: “The Art of Caribbean Carnival” - show continues through Monday, July 31, 2017 at Tropicana Community Services — Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The Art of Caribbean Carnival” July 17-31, 2017
Exhibition: “The Art of Caribbean Carnival” - Opening Reception on Monday, July 17, 2017 @ 6:00pm-8:00pm; show continues through Monday, July 31, 2017 at Tropicana Community Services — Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Event Details - Where: Tropicana Community Services, 1385 Huntingwood Drive, Toronto ON, M1S 3E9; Telephone: (416) 439-9009; Email: hdouglas@tropicanacommunity.org; Website: The Art of Caribbean Carnival
Event Description: “Join us on July 17, 2017 as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Toronto's Caribbean Carnival with an art exhibition. See works from local artists capturing the spirit of carnival. The exhibition runs from July 17-31, 2017 ...” — Read more: The Art of Caribbean Carnival
For further information: The Art of Caribbean Carnival.

Exhibition: "All That Glitters" with Jamaica's Ebony G. Patterson and two other artists; show runs through Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the Rachel Uffner Gallery — NYC, USA

"All That Glitters" thru Aug 2, 2017 at the Rachel Uffner Gallery
(Image: Ebony G. Patterson's (...when they grow up...) 2016)
Exhibition: "All That Glitters" with Jamaica's Ebony G. Patterson and two other artists; show runs through Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the Rachel Uffner Gallery — NYC, USA; Event Details: The Rachel Uffner Gallery is located at 170 Suffolk Street New York, NY 10002, Phone: (212) 274-0064; Email: info@racheluffnergallery.com; Website: Rachel Uffner Gallery
Event Description: “Rachel Uffner Gallery presents a three-person show with work by Maria Berrio, Derek Fordjour, and Ebony G. Patterson. Each artist brings a unique global perspective to their art making, which questions notions of individual and collective collective identities that lie beneath seductive surfaces ...” — Read more: Rachel Uffner Gallery
About the Artist: “Jamaica-born Ebony G. Patterson challenges who holds the power to determine and frame a life as 'of value.' In her when they grow up series, Patterson creates collage and installation-based portraits of children in adolescence, which function both as memorial to the deceased and shrine to martyred saints. Appalled by the way in which child victims of color are treated with a lack of empathy, dismissed, and even implicated by society and the media as the cause of their own deaths, Patterson reclaims the humanity of her subjects while reminding the viewer of their innocence. Surrounding her portraits with purposefully overemphasized tokens of childhood, Patterson examines the tenuous relationship between race and age when converged with public perceptions of innocence and guilt, or blame. Using post-production to enhance their rosy glows, Patterson recasts her subjects as cherubs, who through their glitter remain precious as gold ...” — Read more: Rachel Uffner Gallery
About the Venue: “Rachel Uffner Gallery opened in Fall 2008 on Orchard Street in New York City's Lower East Side. The program consists of emerging and mid-career international artists, many of whom have been included in significant museum and gallery exhibitions worldwide. In addition to its continuous exhibition schedule, the gallery presents organized shows curated in house and via guest curators. In March 2014, the gallery reopened in an expanded bi-level space at 170 Suffolk Street, allowing our artists the opportunity to expand their practice to a larger scale in a very flexible space, host a number of guest curated shows, and to continue to develop the gallery's interest in showing historic works in relation to contemporary artists ...”Read more: Rachel Uffner Gallery-History
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