Friday, November 16, 2018

Exhibition: The NAGB presents “Double Dutch #7: Hot Water” - show continues through Sunday, November 18, 2018 at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“Double Dutch #7: Hot Water” Aug 23-Nov 18, 2018 @ The NAGB
Exhibition: NAGB presents “Double Dutch #7: Hot Water” - Opening Reception on Thursday, August 23, 2018 @ 7:00pm-10:00pm; show continues through Sunday, November 18, 2018 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:; Websites: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
Event Description: “Double Dutch supports the concept of bringing local, regional and diasporic-based artists together to work with a group of ideas personal, political and otherwise crucial to the development of a contemporary Bahamian identity. These artists and collectives are often divided linguistically and geographically, but are united by common historical, economic or practice-based conditions. For this reason, the project attempts to create and maintain ties throughout the Caribbean and the more extensive diaspora ... This year's series moves into its seventh iteration with 'Hot Water.' Opening on Thursday, August 23rd, the environmental and sustainably-focused project sets its eyes on Ragged Island and provides a moment for the collaborative meeting of two collectives, Expo 2020 emerging from the University of The Bahamas (UB), and the Plastico Fantastico Collective with members from the United States, Cuba, Brazil, The Bahamas and London ...”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: The NAGB-About
For further information: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB.

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