Saturday, May 14, 2016

Exhibition: “Artwork by Ramon Navarro” - show runs through Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Horizons Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, WI

“Artwork by Ramon Navarro” May 3-14, 2016 at Horizons Art Gallery
Exhibition: “Artwork by Ramon Navarro” - Opening Reception on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm; show runs through Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Horizons Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: Horizons Art Gallery; Location: 37 Mucurapo Road, St. James, Trinidad, WI; Tel: (868) 628-9769 and (868) 297-5105; Email:; Hours: Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:30pm; Sat: 9:00am-1:00pm
Event Description: “Next up, Horizons Art Gallery presents RAMON NAVARRO. Well known among collectors in Trinidad, Navarro's collection of work tells the stories of the Trinidad of yesteryear, evoking a sense of nostalgia for the simpler and quieter times in life. The exhibition opens Tuesday May 3rd, between 7:00 and 8:30 pm, and features the guitar stylings of Stefan Roach. Please call 628-9769 for further details ...”  — Read more: and
About the Artist: “Ramon Navarro was born in Port of Spain Trinidad, in 1945, one of five children, to a Trinidadian father and a Venezuelan mother. From as early an age as fourteen, he began selling drawings and paintings, his primary subjects being figurative, folk and landscape which have remained so to this day. His artistic ability soon led to the more lucrative work of advertising which Ramon explored over the next twenty years developing other art related interests along the way. Ramon began painting seriously in oils on canvas. He joined the Trinidad Art Society and submitted a painting titled 'Boys Pitching Marbles' to the Independence exhibition. It was accepted by the critical panel of M.P. Alladin, Sybil Atteck and Carlisle Chang, and was displayed with such artists work as Alfred Cadallo, Dermott Louison and Willie Chen. His horizons were broadened when he journeyed to Paris, his dream Mecca of Art. He spent day after day at the Louvre studying the great masters whose work continue to inspire him ... Though Ramon Navarro has had a career in art, spanning some four decades, he has rarely exhibited his paintings ...”  — Read more: and
About Horizons Art Gallery: “Arrive at the blue building with the purple door and as you enter you are greeted by friendly and courteous staff, willing to assist and offer competent advice. Visit the Art Gallery next door and soak up the ambience of being surrounded by beautiful art work. On view are paintings by some of Trinidad's top artists, with prices to suit any budget. And visitors to these sunny shores need have no worries about transporting a precious acquisition as packaging and shipping of art can easily be arranged at Horizons ... So do come by, call or email for information. We are always glad to be of service.”Read more:
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