Monday, November 26, 2018

Exhibition: NAGB presents Lavar Munroe's “Return: The Magic Flight” - show continues through Sunday, November 25, 2018 at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“Return: The Magic Flight” Nov 1-25, 2018 @ The NAGB
Exhibition: NAGB presents Lavar Munroe's “Return: The Magic Flight” - Opening Reception on Thursday, November 1, 2018 @ 10:00am-5:00pm; show continues through Sunday, November 25, 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: info@nagb.org.bs; Websites: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
Event Description: “Lavar Munroe's second chapter and continuing installation accompanying 'Son of the Soil,' the artist's 10-year survey is set to open on Thursday, November 1st, 2019 with a newly conceived installation of his 2016 - present project 'Memorials' called 'Return: The Magic Flight.' 'Return- The Magic Flight' functions both as a homage and posthumous collaboration with Munroe's late father. The inception of this work and its continued evolution came out of prior plans to collaborate with Munroe's father two years before his death. The intention was to better understand each other's professions, with the more profound interest in using both practices to connect with Munroe's deceased mother metaphorically ... The exhibition will be on view from Thursday, November 1st through Sunday, November 25th with a special artist’s talk on Friday, November 16th ...”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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