Thursday, May 30, 2019

Event: “Caribbean American Heritage Festival” on Sunday, June 2, 2019 @ 12:00pm-7:00pm at Reggie Lewis Center — Boston, MA USA

Caribbean American Heritage Festival” June 2, 2019
Event: “Caribbean American Heritage Festival” on Sunday, June 2, 2019 @ 12:00pm-7:00pm at Reggie Lewis Center — Boston, MA USA; Event Details: Place: Reggie Lewis Center; Location: 1350 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, USA; Contact Phone: (857) 271-6006; Email: info@caribbeanamericanheritagefest.com; Websites: Caribbean American Heritage Festival and Eventbrite-Caribbean American Heritage Festival
Event Description: “Our Caribbean Diaspora community continues to grow throughout the commonwealth of Massachusetts and to showcase who we are, where we from and our achievers. We take this opportunity to invite you to participate in the annual staging of 'CARIBBEAN AMERICAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL' (Caribbean Diaspora Awareness Day) to be held Sunday, June 2, 2019 Reggie Lewis Center, 1350 Tremont Street, Boston, Massachusetts. The highlighting of the festival is our community, showcasing our local arts ...”Read more: Caribbean American Heritage Festival and Eventbrite-Caribbean American Heritage Festival
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Event: Target First Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum - “Stonewall 50” on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 5:00pm-11:00pm — Brooklyn, NY USA

Target 1st Sat “Stonewall 50” featuring NYC Gay Men’s Chorus
on June 1st @ Brooklyn Museum
Event: Target First Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum - “Stonewall 50” on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 5:00pm-11:00pm — Brooklyn, NY USA; Event Details: Where: Brooklyn Museum; Location: 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, New York 11238-6052, Telephone: (718) 638-5000; General Hours: Wednesday: 11am–6pm, Thursday: 11am–10pm and Friday–Sunday: 11am–6pm.
Event Description: “Target First Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum - 'Stonewall 50' on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 5:00pm-11:00pm. The schedule is as follows: MUSIC: 5–6:15 pm: Sing along with New York City Gay Men’s Chorus as they celebrate World Pride with songs from their Big Gay Sing and upcoming fortieth anniversary performance at Carnegie Hall; CURATOR TOUR: 5–6 pm: Lindsay C. Harris and Carmen Hermo give an inside look at 'Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall'; HANDS-ON ART: 6–8 pm: Design your own button inspired by LJ Roberts’s artwork The Queer Houses of Brooklyn in the Three Towns of Boswyck, Breukelen, and Midwout during the 41st Year of the Stonewall Era. 330 free tickets in Hands-On Art line at Admissions at 5 pm; MUSIC AND POETRY: 7–8 pm: Multidisciplinary artist Linda LaBeija (whose works appear in Nobody Promised You Tomorrow) performs music and poetry that amplifies the lived experiences of trans and gender-nonconforming people of color ... For full line-up and more ...”Read more: Brooklyn Museum-Tumblr, Brooklyn Museum-Facebook and Brooklyn Museum-First Saturdays.
Have a performance, film, or activity you'd like to present at Target First Saturday?  Submit a proposal to: Brooklyn Museum-Submissions or email: adult.programs@brooklynmuseum.org for more information. For full schedule of events on Saturday, June 1, 2019: Brooklyn Museum-First Saturdays. General Information for Brooklyn Museum: Brooklyn Museum-Tumblr, Brooklyn Museum-Facebook and Brooklyn Museum-Twitter.
Target First Saturday at Brooklyn Museum” June 1, 2019

Exhibition Event: “Caribbean Creatives Art Show & Mixer” on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 6:00pm–9:00pm at Urban Art Gallery — Philadelphia, PA USA

“Caribbean Creatives Art Show & Mixer” June 1, 2019 at Urban Art Gallery
Exhibition Event: “Caribbean Creatives Art Show & Mixer” on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 6:00pm–9:00pm at Urban Art Gallery — Philadelphia, PA USA; Event Details - Where: Urban Art Gallery; Location: 262 S. 52nd Street, Philadelphia, PA USA 19139; Telephone: 215-919-2424; Email: km@urban-artgallery.com; Websites: Urban Art Gallery and Eventbrite-Caribbean Creatives Art Show & Mixer
Event Description: “Kick off Caribbean Heritage Month at Urban Art Gallery! Join us for our 4th installment of 'Caribbean Creatives Art Show & Mixer' | June 1st, 6PM - 9PM. Come and enjoy an evening of art, music and great company. Artwork and prints will be available for purchase. Free Admission | Giveaways | Complimentary drinks, hors'd'oeuvres ... and rum punch. Desserts by Delectables. Music by DJ SupaTang ...”  — Read more: Urban Art Gallery and Eventbrite-Caribbean Creatives Art Show & Mixer
About Urban Art Gallery: “Founded in an effort to bridge art and the urban community, Urban Art Gallery's goal is to create an exciting venue where emerging artists can exhibit and sell their work. Through this, UAG looks to stimulate appreciation and participation in the arts, by showcasing unique and inspirational creations, which include but are not limited to, poetry showcases; live performances; youth workshops; and private Events. The UAG is also committed to serving the youth by partnering with the community to create engaging programs for FREE. Our programs and program partners include: Chess Chat, Art Buds (Free Youth Art Class) Violin Classes, Urban Gaming Academy and more ...”Read more: Urban Art Gallery-About
For further information: Urban Art Gallery, Urban Art Gallery-About and Eventbrite-Caribbean Creatives Art Show & Mixer.

Exhibition: “Jadon Matthews: Nostalgic Catalogue” - show runs through Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Horizons Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, WI

“Nostalgic Catalogue” May 21-June 1, 2019 at Horizons Art Gallery
Exhibition: “Jadon Matthews: Nostalgic Catalogue” - Opening Reception on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm; show runs through Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Horizons Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: Horizons Art Gallery; Location: 37 Mucurapo Road, St. James, Trinidad, WI; Telephone: (868) 628-9769 and (868) 297-5105; Email: horizonsag@gmail.com or info@horizonsartgallery.com; Hours: Mon-Fri: 9am-5:30pm; Sat: 9am-1pm
Event Description: “Exhibition: 'Jadon Matthews: Nostalgic Catalogue' - Opening Reception on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm; show runs through Saturday, June 1, 2019 ... Gallery Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays and 9:00a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays. Please call 628-9769 for further details at Horizons Art Gallery ...”  — Read more: Horizons Art Gallery-Facebook and Horizons Art Gallery
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: Horizons Art Gallery
For further information about the gallery: Horizons Art Gallery and Horizons Art Gallery-Facebook.

Event: The NAGB presents “A Season @ Fiona’s Theatre: Unplugged” - on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 7:30pm-10:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, WI

“A Season @ Fiona’s Theatre: Unplugged” June 1, 2019 @ The NAGB
Event: The NAGB presents “A Season @ Fiona’s Theatre: Unplugged” - on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 7:30pm-10:00pm 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: “A Season at Fiona’s Theatre welcomes you to ‘Unplugged’ on Saturday, June 1, 2019 @ 7:00pm-10:00pm ... We collaborate with two emerging trailblazers in their fields: Chase Fernander, singer, songwriter and visionary entertainer; and Rashad Leamount, producer, poet, artistic director and R+B singer, as they jointly produce 'Unplugged' with ten exciting Bahamian musicians. With 'Unplugged' we take it back to the music, to the beat, to the rhythm of tongue, skin, rhyme and bone. Performers for the evening include: AbiYah, Tanisha Sweeting, Leoneisha Johnson, a.k.a. Leo, NevAndria Lyriic, Kenique Maria, Foots, Sherwood Rahming, Judah the Lion, Foreign Sound with headlines by Chase Fernander and Rashad Leamount. Admission is only $5.00! Come out and support these amazing artists and the future of our creative space. Stay tuned for news on the addition of other musicians and vendors for the evening ...”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.

Exhibition: "Insurgents: Redefining Rebellion in Barbados" - show continues through Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Barbados Museum and Historical Society — Barbados, West Indies

"Insurgents: Redefining Rebellion in Barbados" Mar 8-May 31, 2019
Exhibition: "Insurgents: Redefining Rebellion in Barbados" - Opening Reception on Friday, March 8, 2019 @ 6:00pm-9:00pm; show continues through Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Barbados Museum and Historical Society — Barbados, West Indies; Event Details – Where: The Barbados Museum & Historical Society, St Ann's Garrison, Bridgetown, Barbados, W.I.; Telephone: 246-538-0201Email: info@barbmuse.org.bb; Website: Insurgents: Redefining Rebellion in Barbados-Facebook
Event Description: “Exhibition Opening and Open Mic night for 'Insurgents: Redefining Rebellion in Barbados' - Opening Reception on Friday, March 8, 2019 @ 6:00pm-9:00pm; show continues through Fridasy, May 31, 2019 at the Barbados Museum and Historical Society. An interactive exhibition in partnership with Life In Leggings and the Barbados Youth Development Council, which will share community stories of activism for Barbadian civil rights. 'Insurgents: Redefining Rebellion in Barbados' hopes to challenge the popular belief that Barbadians are and have been passive when it comes to acts of resistance against injustices. Come experience the stories of Barbadian rebellion throughout history and later share your thoughts at an Open Mic session hosted by Frenetic Arts in the Walled Garden Theatre. It's Free! ... The exhibition will remain at the Museum until May 31st, 2019. Pre-register to perform by emailing info@frentic-arts.com or sign up on the night. RSVP: historycurator@barbmuse.org.bb; Opening hours for this exhibition are: Mon to Sat 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Sun 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Closed on holidays ...”Read more: Insurgents: Redefining Rebellion in Barbados-Facebook
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Event: Tilting Axis 5 “Beyond Trends: Decolonisation and Art Criticism” continues through Friday, May 31, 2019 — Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Tilting Axis 5” RSVP DEADLINE: April 1, 2019; STARTS May 29-31st, 2019
Event Update: Tilting Axis 5 “Beyond Trends: Decolonisation and Art Criticism” from Thursday, May 30, 2019; continues through Saturday, June 1, 2019; RSVP DEADLINE: Monday, April 1, 2019 — Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe ; Event Details – RSVP Email: tiltingaxis@gmail.com; Websites: Tilting Axis 5, Fresh Milk Barbados and Fresh Milk Barbados-Facebook
Event Description: “RSVP DEADLINE: Monday, April 1, 2019! Due to transit schedules raised during a site visit to Guadeloupe, the Tilting Axis committee has decided to move the meeting up by one day. Tilting Axis 5: ‘Beyond Trends: Decolonisation and Art Criticism’ will now take place from May 29-31st, 2019. Attendees are asked to be in Guadeloupe from May 28th, leaving on June 1st/2nd. On June 1st we will have an optional tour day across various cultural sites ... The fifth convening of Tilting Axis 'Beyond Trends: Decolonisation and Art Criticism' is being held from Wednesday, May 29, 2019 through Friday, May 31, 2019 in Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe in collaboration with Mémorial ACTe, Guadeloupe—a contemporary museum offering historical exhibits on the Caribbean’s slave trade and indigenous people—coinciding with Guadeloupe’s anniversary of the abolition of slavery in the last week of May ... Tilting Axis 5 'Beyond Trends: Decolonisation and Art Criticism' will explore the theme of decolonisation to think beyond its currently popular usage as cultural and institutional critique. Unlike its application to specific sites and processes, has decolonisation been a constant and ubiquitous practice in the Caribbean? This gathering will re-consider the currency of these discourses, identifying site-specificity within the Caribbean ...”Read more: Tilting Axis 5, Fresh Milk Barbados and Fresh Milk Barbados-Facebook
For further information: Tilting Axis 5, Fresh Milk Barbados and Fresh Milk Barbados-Facebook. Related Article: Repeating Islands-Tilting Axis 5.

Exhibition: “DanceAfrica Visual Art: Innocent Nkurunziza” continues through Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) — Brooklyn, NY USA

DanceAfrica Visual Art: Innocent Nkurunziza” May 10—31, 2019
(Image: 'Intense Emotions' Courtesy of the Artist and Ethan Cohen Gallery)
Exhibition: “DanceAfrica Visual Art: Innocent Nkurunziza” on Friday, May 10, 2019 through Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music — Brooklyn, NY USA; Event Details - Location: BAM Fisher Lower Lobby, 321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217, USA; BAM Phone: (718) 636-4100; Websites: BAM-DanceAfrica Visual Art: Innocent Nkurunziza and Brooklyn Academy of Music
Event Description: “BAM Visual Art presents the work of contemporary Rwandan artist Innocent Nkurunziza. Working with a variety of media—including painting, sculpture, and fashion and jewelry design—and driven by a desire to change lives through art, this highly methodical, expressive artist mixes colors and textures derived from the people and landscapes of his surroundings. His latest abstract work, 'Intense Emotions,' is a reflection of Nkurunziza’s Rwanda. Part of DanceAfrica Festival 2019 ...”Read more: BAM-DanceAfrica Visual Art: Innocent Nkurunziza and Brooklyn Academy of Music
For further information: BAM-DanceAfrica Visual Art: Innocent Nkurunziza and Brooklyn Academy of Music.

Exhibition: “Jason Bereswill: Rocks” - show EXTENDED through Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies

“Jason Bereswill: Rocks” Apr 26-May 28, 2019
at Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Exhibition: “Jason Bereswill: Rocks” - Opening Reception on Friday, April 26, 2019 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Tuesday, May 28, 2019 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: "The gorgeous Jason Bereswill exhibition: ‘ROCKS’ has been extended to May 31st. If you haven’t stopped by already ... now is your chance to catch this incredible show! Gallery Hours are 10am-4pm or by appointment. Contact Flora Goodall for all enquiries tel: 299-4004. 'Jason Bereswill: Rocks' is a celebration of Bermuda’s rocky coastline. The exhibition consists of plein-air oil paintings and studio works from Jason Bereswill’s recent visits to the island ... For more information or to RSVP email art@masterworksbermuda.org or call 299-4000. Admission is free, but donations are welcome. Looking forward to seeing you there! ... "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.

Event: “Whet Your Palette Wine Tasting” on Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies

“Whet Your Palette Wine Tasting” May 30, 2019 at
Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Event: “Whet Your Palette Wine Tasting” on Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm 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: events@masterworksbermuda.org; Website: Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Event Description: “Masterworks and Burrows and Lightbourn's Michael Robinson will be hosting a Spring inspired wine tasting on Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm in Dobbies Lounge. May 30th marks the anticipated return of Masterworks Museum's monthly wine tastings. Members $30; Non-Members $35. Please call 299-4003 or email events@masterworksbermuda.org to RSVP. Space is limited! ...”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.

Lectures & Art Talks: “Conversation: Breaking the Canon” on Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 7:00pm–9:00pm at the Brooklyn Museum — Brooklyn, NY

“Conversation: Breaking the Canon” May 30, 2019 at Brooklyn Museum
Lectures & Art Talks: “Conversation: Breaking the Canon” on Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 7:00pm–9:00pm at the Brooklyn Museum — Brooklyn, NY USA; Where: Brooklyn Museum at the Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor; Location: 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, New York 11238-6052, Telephone: (718) 638-5000; General Hours: Wed: 11am–6pm, Thurs: 11am–10pm and Fri–Sun: 11am–6pm
Event Description: “Please join us for 'Conversation: Breaking the Canon' on Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 7:00pm–9:00pm at the Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor ... Join us for an evening of rapid-fire conversation with artists Linda Goode Bryant, Eric N. Mack, and Nathaniel Mary Quinn. The three artists discuss the influence of pre-1945 African American art on their practices today ...” Read more: Brooklyn MuseumBrooklyn Museum-Tumblr, Brooklyn Museum-Facebook
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Exhibition Event: ASTT presents “En Plain Air/ Paint Out” on Indian Arrival Day, Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 9:00am–4:00pm at Temple in the Sea — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“En Plain Air/ Paint Out” May 30, 2019 by  ASTT
Exhibition Event:   ASTT presents “En Plain Air/ Paint Out” on Indian Arrival Day, Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Temple in the Sea — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Location: Siewdass Sadhu Shiva Mandir Temple in the Sea, Waterloo Road, Waterloo, Caroni, Trinidad And Tobago; Contact: The Art Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ASTT); 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;  Websites: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook
Event Description: “The Art Society is pleased to invite you to join our 'En Plain Air/ Paint Out' at Temple in the Sea on Indian Arrival Day, Thursday, May 30, 2019 @ 9:00am–4:00pm ... We will depart the Art Society at 9am and head to Waterloo in Central Trinidad. This is the Temple in the Sea with a brief stop at the 85' Hanuman Murti. We will spend a couple hours at the scared and iconic site painting, observing and photographing . After the painting session we will attend Shastri Maharaj's Exhbition at the NCIC Heritage Gallery at the Divali Nagar Site. *Please keep in mind that you will be visiting religous sites and therefore approproate clothing is to be worn ... ”Read more: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook
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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Event: “Aruba Island Fest” on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00pm-10:00pm in Downtown San Nicolas — Sint Nicolaas, Aruba, West Indies

Aruba Island Fest” May 29, 2019 in Downtown San Nicolas
Exhibition Event: “Aruba Island Festival” on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00pm-10:00pm in Downtown San Nicolas — Sint Nicolaas, Aruba, WI; Website: Visit Aruba-Island Fest
Event Description: “The 1st Edition of 'Island Festival' will kick off on Wednesday May 29th, 2019 from 7-10 pm in the heart of the San Nicolas City where the sun rises and the most spectacular murals are visible! This festival is designed perfectly for its visitors to experience a full night of heritage (history of San Nicolas), authentic Food & Beverage (Local & multicultural Food), authentic art, music (by The Joyride Band, closing the night with Tsunami), spectacular historical show, and MC Ruben 'Scorpio' Garcia Entertainment. Join us at Island Festival Aruba where Aruba's culture and heritage will come to life in colorful art, spirited music, rhythm & dance, and delicious food! ...”Read more: Visit Aruba-Island Fest
For further information: Visit Aruba-Island Fest.

Event: “A Celebration of Indian Arrival Day” on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00pm-9:00pm at The Little Carib Theater — Trinidad & Tobago, WI

“A Celebration of Indian Arrival Day” May 29, 2018 @ Little Carib Theater
Event:  “A Celebration of Indian Arrival Day” on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00pm-9:00pm at The Little Carib Theater — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: Little Carib Theatre, Corner White Street & Roberts Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Telephone: (868) 622-4644; Website: Little Carib Theater-Indian Arrival Day
Event Description: “The Carib invites you and the whole family to come and experience 'A Celebration of Indian Arrival Day' on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00pm-9:00pm ... experience a wealth of Indian tradition and cultural arts on one stage the night before the holiday. We have the pleasure of hosting some of the most respected names in Trinidad's Indian Classical Dance movement: Mondira Balkaransingh with Nrityanjali Theatre; Susan Mohip Dance Company; Alana Rajah. You will also enjoy the exotic sounds of the sitar during a lively 'Musical Journey' with Rana Mohip, and welcome to the Carib stage for the first time, all the way from South Trinidad, the Tri Devi Dance Company. For Tickets: email littlecarib@gmail.com; call 622 4644, 463 5059 or 475 0717 ...”Read more: Little Carib Theater-Indian Arrival Day and Little Carib Theater-Facebook
For further information: Little Carib Theater-Indian Arrival Day and Little Carib Theater-Facebook.

Exhibition Event: “ART FUH SO” continues through Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at ASTT — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“ART FUH SO” May 7-29, 2019 @ ASTT
Exhibition Event:   “ART FUH SO” continues through Wednesday, May 29, 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;  Websites: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook
Event Description: “Have you heard what’s happening at the Art Society? We have 'ART FUH SO.' We had a superb response to our open call and are pleased to showcase 190 original works by 65 of our member artists . This is a perfect opportunity to get that special gift for Mother’s Day or for yourself. Check out the works of some of Trinidad and Tobago’s working new, emerging and professional artists at the Art Society between 12noon and 6pm Tuesday to Saturday ... ”Read more: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook
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Workshop: “The Diary of an Artist” - continues every Tuesday and Wednesday until May 28, 2019 at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, WI

“The Diary of an Artist” Apr 9-May 28, 2019
at Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Workshop: “The Diary of an Artist” continues every Tuesday and Wednesday until May 28, 2019 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: "This 8-week course centres on your ability to find great art inspiration with the use of common scraps as well as detritus of our beaches, open spaces, gardens, byways and trails. Your 'diary' is to be loosely focused on your life-challenges, objectives, highlights and journeys. You will be invited to discuss with the instructor the area or areas for your search. Found materials could include anything from leaves and driftwood, to baby spoons and school reports.the project relies heavily on your ability to look beyond the immediate and the obvious. the objective is to construct a functional artists creation that speaks to your life's journey: mobile, wall hanging, pamp, sculpture or installation, or similar. Course Length: 8 weeks; April 9-May 28, 2019 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays; Location: Masterworks Art Classroom; Cost: Members $360 | Non members $400; Adults with a love of hands-on creative work. To Register: www.bermudamasterworks.org education@masterworksbermuda.org | 299-4000 ... "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.

Monday, May 27, 2019

Event: “DanceAfrica Festival 2019” continues through Monday, May 27, 2019 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) — Brooklyn, NY

BAM-DanceAfrica Festival 2019” May 24—27, 2019
Event: “DanceAfrica Festival 2019” on Friday, May 24, 2019 through Monday, May 27, 2019 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music — Brooklyn, NY USA; Event Details - Location: BAM Howard Gilman Opera House
is inside the Peter Jay Sharp Building, 30 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11217, USA; BAM Phone: (718) 636-4100; Websites: BAM-DanceAfrica 2019 and Brooklyn Academy of Music
Event Description: “BAM presents 'DanceAfrica 2019' on Friday, May 24, 2019 through Monday, May 27, 2019. This year’s DanceAfrica performances offer a taste of the rich culture and traditions of Rwanda, under the leadership of artistic director Abdel R. Salaam. In acknowledgement of the 25th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda and the undaunted national movement toward reconciliation and renewal, DanceAfrica offers a moment to celebrate a path forward. This year’s visiting company is the globally recognized Rwandan dance troupe Inganzo Ngari. Founded in 2006, the ensemble is utterly beloved by Rwandans for its dedication to traditional forms and movement idioms, from warrior dances to a variety of crop rituals. They are joined onstage by Rwandan-born spoken word artist Malaika Uwamahoro, composer Michael Wimberly, percussionist Kofi Osei Williams, percussionist Frank Molloy IV, the DanceAfrica Spirit Walkers, and the beloved RestorationArt Dance Youth Ensemble. Together, with the DanceAfrica and BAM community, they rejoice in the transcendent power of movement and music ...”Read more: BAM-DanceAfrica 2019 and Brooklyn Academy of Music
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DanceAfrica at BAM Highlights - video by BAMorg

Exhibition: “Immigrant by Ancel Daniel” - on display through Monday, May 27, 2019 at The Embassy of Argentina — Christ Church, Barbados, West Indies

“Immigrant by Ancel Daniel”
Apr 27-May 27, 2019 at the Embassy of Argentina
Exhibition: “Immigrant by Ancel Daniel” - Opening Reception on Saturday, April 27, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:00pm; on display through Monday, May 27, 2019 at The Embassy of Argentina — Christ Church, Barbados, West Indies; Event Details – Where: Embassy of Argentina, Lucerne Building, Hastings, Christ Church, Barbados; Tele: (246) 537-1800; Email: ebarb@mrecic.gov.ar; Website: What's On in Barbados: Immigrant by Ancel Daniel
Event Description: “The Barbados Cultural Industries Development Authority (BCIDA) invites you to the Opening Reception of their Solo Art Exhibition entitled 'Immigrant' on Saturday, April 27, 2019. 'Immigrant' showcases sculptures and paintings by Ancel Daniel. This exhibition will be housed at the Embassy of Argentina. Curated by Llanor Alleyne. Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM at The Embassy of Argentina, Lucerne Building, Hastings, Christ Church; Opening hours: Mon - Fri 10am-3pm (by appointment only). To make an appointment, please call 537-1800. Exhibition closes Monday, May 27th. 2019 ...” — Read more: What's On in Barbados: Immigrant by Ancel Daniel
For further information: What's On in Barbados: Immigrant by Ancel Daniel.

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for May 26, 2019 featuring 'The 25th Art of Reggae Exhibition' @ 11:00am to 4:00pm; also featuring the film 'The Lupus Life' @ 1:30pm at NGJ — Jamaica, West Indies

“Last Sundays” on May 26, 2019 at NGJ
Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for May 26, 2019 featuring 'The 25th Art of Reggae Exhibition' @ 11:00am to 4:00pm; also featuring the film 'The Lupus Life' @ 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 May 26, 2019 will be the last opportunity to view 'The 25th Art of Reggae Exhibition.' It will also feature a screening of the film 'The Lupus Life' and special musical by performances by Evad Campbell and Roshane Wright. May is Lupus Awareness Month and as part of its observances the National Gallery in partnership with The Music House, will be screening the short documentary film 'The Lupus Life.' Directed by Kevin Jackson the film will offer our audience a glimpse into the daily struggle with the oftentimes invisible disease lupus. Following the film there will also be musical performances by former and current students of The Music House: Evad Campbell and Roshane Wright ... 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 our in house exhibitions and our Last Sundays programming. The National Gallery’s Gift Shop and Coffee Shop will 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.