|“Dreaming Backwards . The Magic of Breaking the Spell .”|
Nov 20-Dec 3, 2016 at Y Art Gallery T&T
Event Description: “Y Art Gallery, Trinidad presents 'Dreaming Backwards . The Magic of Breaking the Spell .' featuring new works by Jasmine Thomas Girvan. Opening Reception on Sunday, November 20, 2016 @ 4:00pm-7:00pm; show runs through Saturday, December 3, 2016.” — Read more at Y Art Gallery T&T and Y Art Gallery-Facebook
About the Artist: “Jasmine Thomas-Girvan was born in Jamaica. She attended the Parsons School of Design in New York, where she received a BFA in Jewelry and Textile Design. Whilst at Parson’s Jasmine was awarded the Tiffany Honour Award for Excellence. Later she received a Prime Minister’s Certificate of Recognition for Excellence in Jamaica, and in 1996 she was the recipient of a Commonwealth Foundation Arts award. She was the recipient of the 2012 Aaron Matalon Award of the National Gallery of Jamaica as the artist who made the most outstanding contribution to the National Biennial Exhibition. Jasmine has also made a number of public commissions, one of which was presented to the Queen of England . Jasmine’s work has been exhibited in the USA, Jamaica, Trinidad, Venezuela and Mexico, and featured in Accessories Magazine, Skywritings, Shabeau and Caribbean Beat. Jasmine lives and works in Trinidad, West Indies ...” — Read more at Jasmine Thomas-Girvan-AboutFor further information: Y Art Gallery T&T and Y Art Gallery-Facebook. For further information about the Artist: Jasmine Thomas-Girvan-About.