Thursday, December 12, 2019

Event: “Deo Gratias - The Lydians, 40th Anniversary Christmas Concert” - Opening on Thursday, December 12, 2019 @ 7:30pm-10:00pm; continues through Sunday, December 15, 2019 at Queen's Hall — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

Deo Gratias-The Lydians Christmas Concert” Dec 12-15, 2019 at Queen's Hall
Event: “Deo Gratias - The Lydians, 40th Anniversary Christmas Concert” - Opening on Thursday, December 12, 2019 @ 7:30pm-10:00pm; continues through Sunday, December 15, 2019 at Queen's Hall — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Location: Queen's Hall; 1-3 St. Ann's Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I.; Tel: (868) 624-1284; Email: qhinfo@queenshalltt.com; Website: Deo Gratias-The Lydians Christmas Concert-Facebook
Event Description: “You are cordially invited to 'Deo Gratias - The Lydians, 40th Anniversary Christmas Concert' - Opening on Thursday, December 12, 2019 @ 7:30pm-10:00pm; continues through Sunday, December 15, 2019. 'Deo Gratias' (in Latin, "Thanks Be To God!"). The Lydians are giving thanks to God for the 40 years of music, for the musical directors who have shaped us and for the goodwill, kindness and support of everyone who has helped us along the way! For this year's Christmas Story, the Lydians will be visited by three Musical Muses, representing the Music of Lydians past, present and future! The concert will feature some of our greatest Christmas hits, show-stopping pieces from our 40-year repertoire, excerpts from 5 performed Operas and a sprinkle of new music and arrangements from our Calypso and Parang traditions ⁣ ...”Read more: Deo Gratias-The Lydians Christmas Concert-Facebook
For further information: Deo Gratias-The Lydians Christmas Concert-Facebook.

Exhibition: “Beauty Abounds, the Diamond Series” by Don Small - show continues through Thursday, December 12, 2019 at The Gallery Of Caribbean Art — Speightstown, Barbados, West Indies

“Beauty Abounds, the Diamond Series”
Nov 17-Dec 12, 2019 at the Gallery Of Caribbean Art
Exhibition: “Beauty Abounds, the Diamond Series” by Don Small - Opening Reception on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 4:30pm-8:00pm; show continues through Thursday, December 12, 2019 at The Gallery Of Caribbean Art — Speightstown, Barbados, West Indies; Event Details – Where: The Gallery Of Caribbean Art; Location: Northern Business Centre, Queen Street, Speightstown, St. Peter, Barbados; Tele: (246) 419-0858; Email: artgallerycaribbean@caribsurf.com; Hours: Monday-Friday 9:30am-4:30pm, Saturday 9:30am-2pm; Sunday closed.
Event Description: “The Gallery of Caribbean Art is pleased to present 'Beauty Abounds, the Diamond Series' by Don Small - Opening on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 4:30pm-8:00pm; show continues through Thursday, December 12, 2019. A big thank you from the Gallery Team to all those who attended the launch of 'Beauty Abounds, the Diamond Series' by Don Small. It is a must see and celebrates Barbadian community life and its people in all its splendor! The exhibition ends on Thursday 12th December, 2019 Our regular gallery hours are: Monday-Friday 9:30am-4:30pm, Saturday 9:30am-2pm ...”Read more: Gallery Of Caribbean Art and Gallery Of Caribbean Art-Facebook
About the Venue: “This is the only gallery in the whole region committed to promoting the art of the entire Caribbean from Haiti and Cuba in the north through Jamaica, Barbados and Guyana in the south. This prestigious facility hosts numerous exhibitions throughout the year, highlighting the work of the region's finest artists, sculptors and photographers. The Gallery's location in the north of the island makes it easily accessible to residents of Port St. Charles, Sandy Lane, Sugar Hill and Royal Westmoreland areas. Visit this gallery for the finest collection of Barbadian and Caribbean art. An all inclusive adventure for the art lover, with countless expressions of colour and the ultimate art experience ...”Read more: Gallery Of Caribbean Art-About
For further information about the gallery: Gallery Of Caribbean Art and Gallery Of Caribbean Art-Facebook.

Event: NAGB Film Series presents “The Nightmare Before Christmas” on Thursday, December 12, 2019 @ 7:00pm-9:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“The Nightmare Before Christmas” on December 12, 2019 at The NAGB
Event: NAGB Film Series presents “The Nightmare Before Christmas” on Thursday, December 12, 2019 @ 7:00pm-9:00pm 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: “On Thursday, December 12th, 2019 at 7 p.m. the NAGB will present the Halloween/Christmas classic 'The Nightmare Before Christmas.' A 1993 Disney/Touchstone stop-motion animated film directed by Henry Selick and produced/co-written by Tim Burton, the film tells the story of Jack Skellington, a living skeleton from Halloween Town who finds a door to Christmas Town. Bored with the same old scare-and-scream routine, Jack longs to spread the joy of Christmas. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere! A great family film for all ages, the story teaches us that it is alright to try new things, even if they do not go as planned. The screening is free and open to the public. We will have popcorn for sale. Come out and spend a little of your Christmas holiday with us ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
For further information: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB.

Exhibition: "BSoA's Winter Members' Show, Visual Dynamics & more" - Opening Reception on Friday, December 13, 2019 @ 5:00pm-7:00pm; continues through Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at BSoA — Bermuda, West Indies

"BSoA's Winter Members' Show & more"
Dec 13, 2019-Jan 7, 2020 at BSoA
Exhibition: "BSoA's Winter Members' Show, Visual Dynamics & more" - Opening Reception on Friday, December 13, 2019 @ 5:00pm-7:00pm; continues through Tuesday, January 7, 2020 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 Mon–Fri; 10am–2pm Sat; Websites: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) and BSoA-Facebook

"BSoA's Winter Members' Show, Visual Dynamics & more"
Dec 13, 2019-Jan 7, 2020 at BSoA
Event Description: “You are cordially invited to 'BSoA's Winter Members' Show, Visual Dynamics & more' - Opening Reception on Friday, December 13, 2019 @ 5:00pm-7:00pm; continues through Tuesday, January 7, 2020. An opportunity to celebrate and support the arts!! ...”Read more: BSoA-Facebook
For further information: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) and BSoA-Facebook.

Exhibit: “2019 November Members Exhibition” - show continues through Friday, December 13, 2019 at ASTT — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“2019 November Members Exhibition” Nov 22-Dec 13, 2019 @ ASTT
Exhibition:   “2019 November Members Exhibition” - Opening Reception on Friday, November 22, 2019 @ 7:00pm-9:30pm; show continues through Friday, December 13, 2019 at ASTT — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Location: The Art Society of Trinidad and Tobago; Cor. Jamaica Blvd & St Vincent Ave; Federation Park, Port of Spain; Trinidad and Tobago, W.I.; Telephone: (868) 622-9827 or (868) 738-8273; Email: exhibitions@artsocietytt.org or admin@artsocietytt.org;  Hours: 10am-5pm daily; Websites: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook
Event Description: “Exhibit: '2019 November Members Exhibition' - Opening Reception on Friday, November 22, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:30pm; show continues through Friday, December 13, 2019 ... This juried exhibition of works from our members will show 77 works of art spanning a variety of subject matter at the Art Society of Trinidad and Tobago ...”Read more: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook
For further information: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook.

Group Exhibition: “Synesthesia | Art Exhibition” - Opening Reception on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 7:00pm-12:00am; continues through Sunday, December 22, 2019 @ VisualArt Galleries (NAPA) — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

Synesthesia @ VisualArt Galleries” December 14-22, 2019
Group Exhibition: “Synesthesia | Art Exhibition” - Opening Reception on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 7:00pm-12:00am; continues through Sunday, December 22, 2019 @ VisualArt Galleries (NAPA) — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - VisualArt Galleries (NAPA), Keate Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago; Telephone: (868) 396-2963; Email: info@visualartgalleriestt.com; Websites: Ticket Information: Synesthesia Festival-Facebook, Synesthesia @ VisualArt Galleries-Facebook and VisualArt Galleries-Facebook
Event Description: “Visualart Galleries in partnership with The Academy for the Performing Arts (APA) presents 'SYNESTHESIA | Art Exhibition' - Opening Reception on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 7:00pm-12:00am; continues through Sunday, December 22, 2019. 'Abstract expressions of the human mind & body.' 'Synesthesia | Art Exhibition' is a multi-sensory, psychedelic themed collection of art that blends abstract and anatomy, photography, UV blacklight art, virtual reality and technology, featuring artwork from eight (8) Trinidadian artists. Original artwork for sale, as well as custom prints and merch selections available. Gallery exhibition launches with 'Visualart Festival 2019: Synesthesia' on December 13, featuring a live show performance as another component of the exhibition. * December 13 festival performances requires a festival ticket pass. Visualart Festival 2019: Synesthesia event here: Ticket Information: Synesthesia Festival-Facebook ...”Read more: Ticket Information: Synesthesia Festival-Facebook, Synesthesia @ VisualArt Galleries-Facebook and VisualArt Galleries-Facebook
For further information: Ticket Information: Synesthesia Festival-Facebook, Synesthesia @ VisualArt Galleries-Facebook and VisualArt Galleries-Facebook.

Workshop: "Art Boot Camp at The Studio" on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 10:00am-4:00pm at The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) — Bermuda, West Indies

"Art Boot Camp at The Studio" Dec 14, 2019 at BSoA
Workshop: "Art Boot Camp at The Studio" on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 10:00am-4:00pm at The Bermuda Society of Arts (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 Mon–Fri; 10am–2pm Sat; Websites: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) and BSoA-Facebook
Event Description: “Workshop: 'Art Boot Camp at The Studio' on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 10:00am-4:00pm at The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA). Fee: $10; to register contact BSoA: (441) 292-3824 ...”Read more: BSoA-Facebook
For further information: The Bermuda Society of Arts (BSoA) and BSoA-Facebook.

Event: Damian 'Jr. Gong' Marley's 6th Annual “Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise 2019” - continues through Saturday, December 14, 2019; stops in Ocho Rios and Falmouth — Jamaica, West Indies

Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise” Dec 9-14, 2019
Event: Damian 'Jr. Gong' Marley's 6th Annual “Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise 2019” set for the week of Monday, December 9 – Saturday, December 14, 2019; stops in Ocho Rios and Falmouth — Jamaica WI; Event Details – Location: out of Ft Lauderdale, Florida to Jamaica, West Indies; Rose Tours Telephone: 215-663-8800; Rose Tours Email: jeannie@rosetours.com or info@WelcometoJamrockReggaeCruise.com; Websites: Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise and Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise-Facebook
Event Description: “Jamrock Productions invites you to take a journey to Jamaica on the 6th Annual Welcome To Jamrock Reggae Cruise. We are sailing December 9, 2019, out of Ft Lauderdale to Ocho Rios and Falmouth, Jamaica on a 5-night cruise on board Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas! Come experience some of the World’s top tier Reggae artists as they perform in multiple venues on the ship. In addition to the multiple live concerts there will be numerous Sound Systems blazing the vibes all day and all night throughout the cruise ... Who’s with us for 2019?? Cabins are NOW ON SALE, join us for our next cruise to Ocho Rios and Falmouth, Jamaica Dec 9-14 on Royal Caribbean’s Independence Of The Seas with your favorite artists + DJs + sound systems! Visit the link in our bio to book your cabin or call 215.663.8800 M - F 9am-5pm EST. Payment plans available ...”Read more: Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise and Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise-Facebook
For further information: Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise, Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise-Facebook and Reggaeville-Welcome to Jamrock 2019 Lineup.

Welcome To Jamrock Reggae Cruise: 2017 Artist Line Up - video by Damian 'Jr Gong' Marley


Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise: Wrap Up 2017 - video by Damian Marley

Event: “Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours” next on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 10am, 1pm & 3pm at The Caribbean Marketplace at The Little Haiti Cultural Complex — Miami, FL USA

“Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours” December 14, 2019
at Little Haiti-Caribbean Marketplace
Event: “Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours” next on Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 10am, 1pm & 3pm at The Caribbean Marketplace at The Little Haiti Cultural Complex — Miami, FL; Event Details - Location: Caribbean Marketplace; 5925 Northeast 2nd Avenue, Miami, Florida 33137, Phone: (305) 960-2969; Websites: Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours, Little Haiti Cultural Complex and Little Haiti Cultural Complex-Facebook
Event Description: “This Miami neighborhood is the cultural heart of the Haitian diaspora. Waves of Haitian immigrants sought refuge here in the ’80s, resulting in a bright, ever-present celebration of all things Caribbean that can be found in galleries, museums, family-owned restaurants, and bookstores. Rooted in deep history and supported by a community of versatile leaders, Little Haiti has organically become home to one of Miami’s most vibrant arts scenes. Book a tour with us and discover the amazing neighborhood of Little Haiti. (Tours Discounted in Partnership with the Greater Miami Convention & Visitor's Bureau); MEETING POINT: Caribbean Marketplace | 5925 NE 2nd Ave Miami, Florida, 33137; PRICE: $25; Private Tours Also Available Upon Request ...”Read more: Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours, Little Haiti-Caribbean Marketplace, Little Haiti Cultural Complex and Little Haiti Cultural Complex-Facebook
About Little Haiti Cultural Complex: “The mission of the City of Miami's Little Haiti Cultural Complex is to present and preserve Afro-Caribbean cultures‚ inspire the next generation of leaders and leverage arts and culture as tools for transformation and community building ...”Read more: Little Haiti Cultural Complex and Little Haiti Cultural Complex-Facebook
For further information: Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours, Little Haiti-Caribbean Marketplace, Little Haiti Cultural Complex and Little Haiti Cultural Complex-Facebook.

Saturdays at the Caribbean Marketplace in Little Haiti - video by Little Haiti Cultural Complex

Event: The NAGB's “Holiday Tour and Mixed Media Store Sale” on Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 12:00pm-5:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, WI

“Holiday Tour & Mixed Media Store Sale” December 15, 2019 @ The NAGB
Event: The NAGB's “Holiday Tour and Mixed Media Store Sale” on Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 12:00pm-5:00pm 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: “The NAGB is adding to the season’s festivities with a special Holiday Tour on December 15th starting at 12 p.m. Additionally, we will host a mini craft fair and sale at our Mixed Media Store! Find one-of-kind gifts for those on your Christmas list, get a FREE tour of our current exhibitions and enjoy light refreshments while spending quality time with family and friends. We are excited to announce that Angelika Wallace-Whitfield will be joining us with a holiday pop-up stall featuring her signature 'Hope is a Weapon' t-shirts! Add an exciting element to your holiday and connect with and learn more about the artworks at The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas. Tours will be held every 30 minutes. Interested persons can stop in to our Mixed Media Store to sign up for an available tour, meet our wonderful staff and get a complimentary festive drink! ...”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.

Event: “Reggae Sunday” on Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 12:00pm-12:00am at The Oak Garden — Miami, Florida USA

Kulcha Shok Reggae Sundays” December 15, 2019 at Oak Garden
Event: “Reggae Sunday” on Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 12:00pm-12:00am at The Oak Garden — Miami, FL; Event Details - Location: The Oak Garden; 791 NW 20th Street, Miami, FL, USA; Website: Kulcha Shok Reggae Sundays
Event Description: “Sunday, December 15th, 2019 Kulcha Shok is very excited to continue it's new and improved Reggae Sundays A.K.A. Church at our new amazing outdoor venue : The Oak Garden @ Smartbites. This week we welcome Ras Kokay and the Truth, and as always The Kulcha Shok Crew rocking you in between sets. Reggae Sundays, A.K.A Church promotes reggae music with live bands and Djs every Sunday afternoon into the evening. Enjoy selections by Lance-O of Kulcha Shok Muzik & the Kulcha Shok Crew: Ricky D & Galaxy Sound, Selecta BinBin, Mello-D, DJ Idren, DJ Zoodid Lion+ special guest DJ's & performers weekly. Produced by Kulcha Shok Muzik and broadcast live each week on Kulcha Shok Radio & Tune In! Every Sunday @ The Oak Garden @ Smartbites, music starts at 12 pm and continues all night. All ages welcome and encouraged! ...”Read more: Kulcha Shok Reggae Sundays
About Kulcha Shok: “Kulcha Shok either produces or works with a lot of live events. This is Kulcha Shok's most popular branch, which is also our favorite side of reggae music. So Kulcha Shok works with lots of bands all over the world whether touring or based close to our headquarters in Miami, Florida ...”Read more: Kulcha Shok-About
For further information: Kulcha Shok Reggae Sundays.

Lance-O MC/Host EPK - video by KulchaShokMuzik

Event: “Dub Club with the Naya Rockers” on Monday, December 16, 2019 @ 8:00pm-12:00am at The Beehive — Boston, MA USA

Dub Club with the Naya Rockers December 16 2019
Event: “Dub Club with the Naya Rockers” on Monday, December 16, 2019 @ 8:00pm-12:00am at The Beehive — Boston, MA USA; Event Details: Place: The Beehive; Location: 541 Tremont St / Boston, MA 02116, USA; Contact Phone: 617-423-0069; Email: frontdesk@beehiveboston.com; Websites: The Beehive and The Beehive-Calendar
Event Description: “The Naya Rockers play a fiery blend of reggae, dub, and soul fiercer than any band this side of Kingston, Jamaica. Leader Nathan Sabanagayam is at the center of the East Coast reggae scene so at any performance you can expect to see and hear players that are fundamental to soul/reggae/R&B music in New England. Together and individually, Naya Rockers have backed and shared the stage with reggae legends including Toots Hibbert, Third World, Burning Spear, Ken Boothe, Barrington Levy, Derrick Morgan, Kiddus I, Bob Andy, The Congos, and more ...”Read more: The Beehive and The Beehive-Calendar
For further information: The Beehive and The Beehive-Calendar.

Art Sale: “Consignment Gallery” - Select Artwork on offer - continues through Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 101 Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, WI

“Consignment Gallery” December 11-17, 2019 at 101 Art Gallery
Art Sale: “Consignment Gallery” - Select Artwork on offer as of Wednesday, December 11, 2019; continues through Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 101 Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Where: 101 Art Gallery; Location: 84 Woodford Street, Newtown, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, W.I.; Tel: (868) 628-4081; Email: marknpereira@gmail.com
Event Description: “Art Sale: 'Consignment Gallery' - Select Artwork on offer as of Wednesday, December 11, 2019; continues through Tuesday, December 17, 2019 . Our 'Consignment Gallery' is permanently open during gallery opening hours: Tue-Fri: noon-6pm and Sat 10am-2pm at 101 Art Gallery, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies ...”Read more: 101 Art Gallery/  and 101 Art Gallery-Facebook
For further information about the Venue:  101 Art Gallery/  and 101 Art Gallery-Facebook.

Event: “BEMBÉ Presents... REGGAE TUESDAYS!” next on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 @ 8:30 pm-4am at Bembe | New York — Brooklyn NY USA

REGGAE TUESDAYS at Bembe
Event: “BEMBÉ Presents... REGGAE TUESDAYS!” next on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 @ 8:30 pm at Bembe | New York — Brooklyn NY USA; Event Details - Location: Bembe | New York, 81 S 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211, USA; Website: Bembe NY
Event Description: “TUFF Tuesdays with Chad Dubz and Jon Bless with special Guests bring you Lovers Rock, Roots, Rub-a-Dub, & Conscious Dancehall all night long from 8:30p-4am ...”Read more: Bembe NY and REGGAE TUESDAYS at Bembe
For further information: Bembe NY and REGGAE TUESDAYS at Bembe

Exhibition: The NAGB's “Refuge” - Opening Reception on Thursday, December 19th, 2019 @ 7:00pm-10:00pm; show will run through Sunday, April 5th, 2020 at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“Refuge” Dec 19, 2019-April 5, 2020 @ The NAGB
Exhibition: The NAGB's “Refuge” - Opening Reception on Thursday, December 19th, 2019 @ 7:00pm-10:00pm; show will run through Sunday, April 5th, 2020 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: “We cannot go back to how things were. Our world, and our Bahamas, was changed forever. How we move forward, however, is another question entirely, and the place of the museum in a time of climate crisis is yet another still. As part of our mission to educate, uplift, and inspire people of The Bahamas, the NAGB has taken the current moment and context of the nation in mind, and suspended its scheduled end of year exhibition in favour of lifting up the voices of our artists to understand your experiences after Hurricane Dorian. For some it may be too soon, for others not soon enough, but we want to give you space to begin to create, heal, process and protest. 'Refuge' is an exhibition of works selected via an open call for works to artists and creatives of The Bahamas and its diaspora, all of us who have been collectively changed as nation and region by the storm ... The NAGB invites you, members of both the wider community and our creative community, to share space, drinks, laughs, and tears with us at the opening on Thursday, December 19th, 2019 at 7:00pm, under the patronage of the Right Honourable Prime Minister Hubert Minnis. This, and all exhibition openings at the NAGB, are FREE and OPEN to the general public. So bring your family (blood or chosen), friends, loved ones, and find a moment for levity and affirmation with us. See you there ... All are invited to attend the opening reception of 'Refuge' on Thursday, December 19th, 2019, the show will run through Sunday, April 5th, 2020 ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB. Interested Artists: Apply Here
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. Interested Artists: Apply Here

Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for December 29, 2019 @ 11:00am to 4:00pm; featuring the Nexus Performing Arts Company @ 1:30pm at NGJ — Jamaica, West Indies

“Last Sundays” on December 29, 2019 at NGJ
Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for December 29, 2019 @ 11:00am to 4:00pm; featuring the Nexus Performing Arts Company @ 1:30pm at NGJ — Jamaica, WI; 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’s Last Sundays programming for December 29th, 2019 will feature the Nexus Performing Arts Company as well as a selections from the National Collection related to music, movement and forms of resistance. Bringing the year to a spectacular close, the award-winning Nexus Performing Arts Company is back for what has become a staple of our December Last Sundays programme for the last six years. The Nexus Performing Arts Company was formed in 2001 by Hugh Douse, Artistic Director, voice tutor, singer, actor, conductor, songwriter, and a former Director of Culture in Education. The group has a broad musical repertoire that draws on Gospel, Negro Spirituals, Semi-classical, Popular music including Reggae and show tunes, African and Classical music of the European and African traditions. Join them as they take us on a lyrical tour of the works on display filled with song, dance and theatrical performances, a truly festive way to close 2019. The National Gallery of Jamaica will be open from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, with the Nexus performance beginning at 1:30 p.m. As per usual on Last Sundays, admission is free, but contributions to our Donations Box, located in the lobby, are appreciated. These donations help to fund exhibitions and our Last Sundays programming. The National Gallery’s Gift Shop and Coffee Shop will also be open for business ... ”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: Teresa Kirby Smith’s “Color Abstract” - show continues through Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies

“Color Abstract” Nov 29, 2019-Jan 8, 2010
at Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Exhibition: Opening Reception on Friday, November 29, 2019 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Wednesday, January 8, 2020 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: "Masterworks is pleased to host Teresa Kirby Smith’s exhibition, ‘Color Abstract.’ Artist's Statement: 'My photographic work can be divided in two discrete categories: black and white film shot exclusively at night and later developed and printed in my studio; and abstract colour images taken during daylight hours using a digital camera.' – Teresa Kirby Smith. All are welcome at the opening of Teresa Kirby Smith, 'Color Abstract' on Friday, November 29, 2019 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Wednesday, January 8, 2020 in the Rick Faries Gallery at Masterworks, from 5:30 pm until 7 pm ... "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.

Exhibition: “Anonymous Charity Art Show” - show runs through Friday, January 10, 2020 at The Frame & Art Co — St. Michael, Barbados, West Indies

“Anonymous Charity Art Show” Dec 6, 2019-Jan 10, 2020
at The Frame & Art Co
Exhibition: “Anonymous Charity Art Show” - Opening Reception on Friday, December 6, 2019 @ 5:30pm-8:30pm; show runs through Friday, January 10, 2020 at The Frame & Art Co — St. Michael, Barbados, WI; Event Details – Where: The Frame & Art Co.; Location: Millhouse Complex, Canewood, St. Michael, Barbados; Tele: (246) 271-6509; Email: info@frameartco.com; Websites: Frame & Art Co-Facebook and The Frame & Art Co
Event Description: “The Frame & Art Co. invites you to the 'Anonymous Charity Art Show.' The Frame & Art Co. will once again be hosting the Anonymous Charity Art Show benefiting Operation Triple Threat: Sing. Dance. Act. Over the past four years, the show has raised over $28,000 for worthy charities in our community. Please join us this year to support the amazing work of Operation Triple Threat! For more information, contact 271-6509. Show opens on December 6th from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. For further information call 271-6509 at The Frame & Art Co, Millhouse Complex, Canewood, St. Michael ...”Read more: Frame & Art Co-Facebook and The Frame & Art Co
About the Venue: “The Frame & Art Co. Ltd offers quality picture framing craftsmanship to consumers, art collectors, interior designers and commercial clients around Barbados. We carry a wide variety of custom framing materials and mouldings as well as ready made picture frames. Our standard turnaround is two weeks or less (depending upon material stock). We can even offer same day service with our selection of in-stock frames and mats. We also house a small gallery that showcases local artwork. Check our Blog for current and upcoming exhibitions ...”Read more: Frame & Art Co-Facebook and The Frame & Art Co
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Exhibition: VIPR Friendship Exhibit :: “Máscaras y Rítmos (Masks & Rhythms)” - show continues through Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts — St Croix, US Virgin Islands

“Máscaras y Rítmos” Oct 11, 2019-Jan 11, 2020 at CMCArts
Exhibition: VIPR Friendship Exhibit ::  “Máscaras y Rítmos (Masks & Rhythms)” - Opening Reception on Friday, October 11, 2019 @ 5:00pm-8:00pm; show continues through Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts (CMC) — St Croix, US Virgin Islands; Where: 10 Strand Street & 62 King Street, Frederiksted, VI 00840; Phone: (340) 772-2622; Email: cmcarts@gmail.com.  For further information: CMCArts
Event Description: “Exhibition: VIPR Friendship Exhibit :: 'Máscaras y Rítmos (Masks & Rhythms)' - Opening Reception on Friday, October 11, 2019 @ 5:00pm-8:00pm - Artwork by: Kenneth Melendez, Waldemar Brodhurst, Students & Seniors; Music by Adriana and Romanza; Admission $10.00 per person; show continues through Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts — St Croix, US Virgin Islands ...”Read more: CMCArts-Facebook and CMCArts

About the Venue: “Welcome to the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts, serving and promoting the art and artists of the Caribbean. Located in Frederiksted on the island of St Croix, US Virgin Islands, our center offers opportunities for learning, introspection, and connection with the cultures of the Caribbean.”Read more: CMCArts
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