Friday, November 29, 2019

Exhibition: "The Enigma of Arrival: the Politics and Poetics of Caribbean Migration to Britain" - show EXTENDED through Saturday, November 30, 2019 at the Barbados Museum and Historical Society — Barbados, West Indies

"The Enigma of Arrival" June 21-Nov 30, 2019
Exhibition: "The Enigma of Arrival: the Politics and Poetics of Caribbean Migration to Britain" - Opening Reception on Friday, June 21, 2019 @ 6:00pm-9:00pm; show EXTENDED through Saturday, November 30, 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: BMHS: The Enigma of Arrival-Facebook
Event Description: “The University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, in partnership with EU-LAC Museums, invites you to the Opening Reception and Press Release of the traveling exhibition entitled 'The Enigma of Arrival: the Politics and Poetics of Caribbean Migration to Britain' at the Barbados Museum & Historical Society. The exhibition aims to create awareness about the active migration crisis in Britain by having a specific focus on Caribbean migration from the 1940s to the 1970s. With the recent 70th Anniversary of the MV Empire Windrush landing, it aims to serve as a medium for informing the general public across the Caribbean and in the UK about the current state of affairs surrounding Caribbean migrants ... The exhibition is EXTENDED through Saturday, November 30, 2019 ...”Read more: BMHS: The Enigma of Arrival-Facebook
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Exhibition: “Artwork by Ann Stapleton & Sherlann Peters” - show runs through Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Horizons Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“Artwork by Ann Stapleton & Sherlann Peters”
Nov 19-30, 2019 at Horizons Art Gallery
Exhibition: “Artwork by Ann Stapleton & Sherlann Peters” - Opening Reception on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm; show runs through Saturday, November 30, 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: 'Artwork by Ann Stapleton & Sherlann Peters' - Opening Reception on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm; show runs through Saturday, November 30, 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
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Exhibition: “BLUE CASCADOO” by AL ALEXANDER ‘ ALEAUX - show continues through Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Soft Box Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“BLUE CASCADOO” Nov 2-30, 2019 at Soft Box Art Gallery
Exhibition:  “BLUE CASCADOO” by AL ALEXANDER ‘ ALEAUX - show continues through Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Soft Box Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Location: Soft Box Art Gallery, 9 Alcazar Street, St. Clair, Port of Spain; Trinidad and Tobago, W.I.; Tel: (868) 622-8610; Email: softboxgallery@gmail.com; Website: Soft Box Art Gallery-Facebook
Event Description: “The exhibition 'BLUE CASCADOO' by AL ALEXANDER ‘ ALEAUX - 'an abstract telling of my last three years of development as a painter.' ...”Read more: Soft Box Art Gallery-Facebook
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Exhibition: “a PLACE, a PERSON” by CHE LOVELACE - show continues through Friday, November 29, 2019 at The LOFTT Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, WI

“a PLACE, a PERSON” by CHE LOVELACE
Nov 15-29, 2019 at
The LOFTT Gallery
Exhibition: “a PLACE, a PERSON” by CHE LOVELACE - Opening Reception on Friday, November 15, 2019 @ 6:30pm-9:30pm; Artist Talk on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 @ 6:00pm-7:00pm; show continues through Friday, November 29, 2019 at The LOFTT Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: The LOFTT Gallery, 63 Rosalino Street, Woodbrook, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago; Telephone: (868) 380-3684; Email: lofttgallery@gmail.com; Websites: The LOFTT Gallery-Facebook
Event Description: “The LOFTT Gallery, Port of Spain is pleased to present ‘a PLACE, a PERSON’ - a series of recent paintings by Trinidadian artist Che Lovelace. Opening Reception on Friday, November 15, 2019 @ 6:30pm-9:30pm; Artist Talk on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 @ 6:00pm-7:00pm; show continues through Friday, November 29, 2019. ‘a PLACE, a PERSON’ features a selection of large scale work completed over the last year and a half. Lovelace’s densely colored and textured panels have consistently reflected the cultural and natural landscape of Trinidad and Tobago. For this collection he returns to some of his favorite subjects, with a focus on the individual human figure set within in the landscape. 'a PLACE, a PERSON' marks Lovelace's second show at the LOFTT Gallery, Trinidad & Tobago. All are invited ...”  — Read more: The LOFTT Gallery-Facebook
For further information: The LOFTT Gallery-Facebook.

Exhibition Event: “A Night at the Museum” on Friday, November 29, 2019 @ 6:30pm to 1:00am at National Gallery — Cayman Islands, West Indies

“Night at the Museum” Nov 29, 2019 at Nat'l Gallery Cayman
Exhibition Event: “A Night at the Museum” on Friday, November 29, 2019 @ 6:30pm to 1:00am at National Gallery — Cayman Islands, West Indies; Event Details - Where: National Gallery of the Cayman Islands; Location: Esterley Tibbetts Highway, Grand Cayman; Tel: 345-945-8111; email: events@nationalgallery.org.ky; Websites: National Gallery Cayman and National Gallery Cayman-Facebook
Event Description: “We invite you to discover the magic and mystery within the National Gallery as we present our annual fundraiser costume gala 'A Night at the Museum' on Friday 29 November 2019! Prepare to be enthralled by the sights and sounds of this magical event, that will include; a welcome reception, haute festival style dining, dancing, live entertainment and auction and most importantly-an opportunity to generate much needed funds for the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands! This year's highly anticipated event has been inspired by the 'life' hidden within great art, life for the onlooker to witness as they stand before it. But take note, art isn't always where you expect it! ... Please save the date ... By supporting NGCI, you are investing in Cayman’s creative community and cultural heritage. We look forward to seeing you there! ...” — Read more: National Gallery Cayman and National Gallery Cayman-Facebook
For further information: National Gallery Cayman, National Gallery Cayman-Twitter and National Gallery Cayman-Facebook.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Event: “Celebrating Pearl Alcock” - Jamaican, Artist, Entrepreneur, Activist & Friend :: on Thursday, November 28, 2019 @ 6:00pm–9:00pm at The Whitworth — Manchester, United Kingdom

Celebrating Pearl Alcock” November 28, 2019 at The Whitworth
Event: “Celebrating Pearl Alcock” - Jamaican, Artist, Entrepreneur, Activist & Friend :: on Thursday, November 28, 2019 @ 6:00pm–9:00pm at The Whitworth — Manchester, United Kingdom; Event Details - Location: The Whitworth, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6ER, United Kingdom; Website: Eventbrite-Celebrating Pearl Alcock
Event Description: “Museumand, The National Caribbean Heritage Museum & The Whitworth Art Gallery invite you, your friends, family & colleagues to a FREE THURSDAY LATE EVENT On Thursday 28th November 6pm-9pm CELEBRATING PEARL ALCOCK JAMAICAN | ARTIST | ENTREPRENEUR | ACTIVIST. Museumand are co-hosting at and with The Whitworth, Oxford Road, Manchester, M15 6ER, on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 6pm–9pm. Join us for this FREE evening of conversation, music, drinks and dancing in collaboration with Museumand, Museum of Caribbean Heritage to celebrate artist, activist and entrepreneur, Pearl Alcock. 6–7pm: Talk ‘Pearl Alcock and Railton Road: Art, Activism, Community’ 7–9pm: Drinks and dancing with music provided by the legendary Quanttro Sound System Museumand will host a lively celebration with conversation, art and music by Quanttro Sound System to evoke the spirit of Alcock’s clandestine shebeen in a discovery of Alcock’s extraordinary life, mapping her journey from her Jamaica to Brixton and becoming an entrepreneur and artist. Audiences will be transported back to Railton Road, Brixton between 1958 and 1988 - a hotbed of radicalism, popular with groups from the black gay male community and the British Black Panthers. Meet some of the Railton residents - Characters that shaped the creative scene, whose social activism influenced and changed British life. Be prepared to re-think and re-adjust your understanding of community, neighbourhood and enterprise. Museumand will lead a conversation around what they have uncovered about Alcock's life and how this ‘outsider artist’ – a term often used to describe artists who have no formal training - has left a legacy in the art world, the Railton Road community in Brixton, and for Caribbean heritage ...”Read more: Eventbrite-Celebrating Pearl Alcock
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Group Exhibition: “after”. Responding to Literary Works. - show continues through Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Y Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“after”. Responding to Literary Works. Nov 11-27, 2019 at Y Art Gallery T&T
Group Exhibition: “after”. Responding to Literary Works. - Opening on Monday, November 11, 2019 @ 6:00pm-7:30pm; show continues through Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Y Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: Y Art Gallery; Location: 26 Taylor Street, 2345 Woodbrook, Port-Of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago; Gallery Hours: Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm, Sat: 9:00am-2:00pm; Tel: (868) 628-4165; Email: yartgallerytt@gmail.com; Websites: Y Art Gallery T&T and Y Art Gallery-Facebook
Event Description: “Join us for the Group Exhibition co-curated with Melanie Archer and Melissa Miller :: 'after'. Responding to Literary Works. - Opening on Monday, November 11, 2019 @ 6:00pm-7:30pm; show continues through Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Y Art Gallery. A Group Exhibition co-curated with Melanie Archer and Melissa Miller. Featuring: Adele Todd, Brianna McCarthy, Che Lovelace, Dean Arlen, Edward Bowen, Horacio Hospedales, Jackie Hinkson, Jaime Lee Loy, Paul Kain, Sabrina Charran, Susan Dayal, Wendy Nanan. Their artwork responds to literary works by writers Andre Bagoo, Derek Walcott, Earl Lovelace and Nicholas Laughlin ... For further information please contact Y Art Gallery at 628-4165 ...”Read more at Y Art Gallery T&T and Y Art Gallery-Facebook
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Friday, November 22, 2019

Event: The NAGB's “4th Sundays” on Sunday, November 24, 2019 @ 12:00pm-5:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“4th Sundays” November 24, 2019 @ The NAGB
Event: The NAGB's “4th Sundays” on Sunday, November 24, 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: “Bring a little rest, relaxation and creativity into your Sunday this weekend at the NAGB! We are continuing to incorporate exciting new elements from our 'We Gatchu' initiative into 4th 'Local' Sundays including a FREE yoga session at 4 p.m. Enjoy FREE tours of our current exhibitions 'TimeLines' and 'The Straw Paradox: The Pig that Built His House of Straw,' then roll out a mat and find a moment of quiet while the sun sets. Add an amazing element to your visitor experience by connecting with and learning more about the artworks at the NAGB! Tours will be held every 30 minutes beginning at 12:00 p.m. Sign up at our Mixed Media Store and meet our wonderful team. If you would like to volunteer as a tour guide, please contact the Education and Outreach Manager, Katrina Cartwright at kcartwright@nagb.org.bs or call 328-5800 ...”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
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Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for November 24, 2019 @ 11:00am to 4:00pm; featuring six films @ 1:30pm at NGJ — Jamaica, West Indies

“Last Sundays” on November 24, 2019 at NGJ
Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for November 24, 2019 @ 11:00am to 4:00pm; featuring six films @ 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 November 24th will feature a film screening in association with Jamaica Film and Television Association (JAFTA). As usual Last Sundays admission is free though we are inviting donations for the Bahamas Hurricane Relief in light of the severe damage that was done to parts of the archipelago during hurricane Dorian. JAFTA is a non-profit association that represents the interests of the Film & TV industry of Jamaica inclusive of marketing Jamaican productions on the international scene. We will be screening the following 6 films: -Passage directed and produced by Kareem Mortimer, -Code directed by Sarah Manley and produced by Darin Tennent, -Origins directed by Kurt Wright and produced by Noelle Kerr, -A Broken Appointment directed and produced by Kaleb D’Aguilar, -Trust directed by Jason Evans and produced by RenĂ©e Cesar, and -Flight directed by Kia Moses and Adrian McDonald and produced by Tashera Lee Johnson. Doors will open to the public from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The screening will begin at 1:30 p.m. As is customary on Last Sundays, guided tours are free, but contributions to the Donations Box located in the Coffee Shop are appreciated. These donations help to fund our Last Sundays events. 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: BACD’s "SEA CHANGES" : New Works by Jonah Jones, Christopher Marson, Charles Knights - show continues through Sunday, November 24, 2019 at the Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard — Bermuda, West Indies

"BACD’s "SEA CHANGES" Oct 4-Nov 24, 2019 at BACD
Exhibition: BACD’s SEA CHANGES" : New Works by Jonah Jones, Christopher Marson, Charles Knights - Opening Reception on Friday, October 4, 2019 at Gallery One Seventeen @ 5:30-7:00pm; show continues through Sunday, November 24, 2019 at the Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard — Bermuda, West Indies; Event Details – Where: Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard; Location: Maritime Ln, , MA 01; General Hours: Tue-Fri 11:00am-4:00pm, Sat-Sun 10:00am-5:00pm; Public Transit: Bus #7 or #8 to Dockyard, Ferry from Hamilton to Dockyard; Telephone: 441-234-2809; Fax: 441-234-0540; Email: artcentre@logic.bm; Website: Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard
Event Description: BACD’s 'SEA CHANGES' : New Works by Jonah Jones, Christopher Marson, Charles Knights - Opening Reception on Friday, October 4, 2019 at Gallery One Seventeen @ 5:30-7:00pm. After that evening the show will be moved to BACD where it will remain on our walls until Sunday, November 24, 2019. For more information, contact artcentre@logic.bm or 234-2809, or visit www.ArtBermuda.com.”Read more: Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard and Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard-Facebook
About the Gallery: “There's always something new and different to see at The Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard. Exhibits of original artwork by local artists change every 6 weeks and reflect the diverse creativity of the art community in Bermuda which the Arts Centre seeks to nurture. The historic character of the building set in the destination of Dockyard at the far western tip of Bermuda belies the contemporary art housed within. 'Themed' shows encourage local artists to expand their knowledge with different subject matter and a variety of media resulting in an eclectic range of artwork. From experimental textile wall hangings to traditional scenes in watercolour, something is bound to capture your interest and imagination.”Read more: Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard-About
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Exhibition Event: NAGB presents “TRANS: Long Island: Community Workshop” on Friday, November 22, 2019 @ 6:30pm-9:30pm at the Ladies Friendship Club in Gray’s, Long Island — The Bahamas, West Indies

“TRANS: Community Workshop” Nov 22, 2019 by The NAGB
Exhibition Event: NAGB presents “TRANS: Long Island: Community Workshop” on Friday, November 22, 2019 @ 6:30pm-9:30pm at the Ladies Friendship Club in Gray’s, Long Island — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details - Place: Ladies Friendship Club in Gray’s, Long Island; Contact: 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: “Join us at the Ladies Friendship Club in Gray’s, Long Island as we guide each participant through the creation of an art piece all their own. Focusing on the works of prominent Bahamian folk artist Amos Ferguson, participants will learn of his work and replicate some of his well know styles and techniques. This event is free and open to the public. Reserve your spot by emailing Zearier Munroe at zmunroe@nagb.org.bs or Blake Fox at bfox@nagb.org.bs. We’ll see you there! ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Exhibition Event: NAGB presents “TRANS: Long Island: Curator's Talk with Richardo Barrett” on Thursday, November 21, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm at the Long Island Museum in Buckley’s — The Bahamas, West Indies

“TRANS: Curator's Talk” Nov 21, 2019 at The NAGB
Exhibition Event: NAGB presents “TRANS: Long Island: Curator's Talk with Richardo Barrett” on Thursday, November 21, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm at the Long Island Museum in Buckley’s — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details - Place: Long Island Museum in Buckley’s; Contact: 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: “Following the opening of our Inter-Island Travelling Exhibition (ITE) 'TRANS: A Migration of Identity' at the Long Island Museum, we will host a lively discussion with Richardo Barrett—Associate Curator and co-curator of 'TRANS' — from The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas. He will share insight into the development of the featured exhibition and the role of a curator in the museum, then take attendees on a brief tour of the work, which will be accompanied by a robust Q&A session. Come join us on Thursday, November 21, 2019, 7pm-8:30pm for what will be an engaging night with art and good company ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
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Exhibition: Horizons Art Gallery presents “Art At The Hilton: Christmas Treasures 2019” - show continues through Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“Christmas Treasures 2019”
Nov 14-21 by Horizons Art Gallery
Exhibition: Horizons Art Gallery presents “Art At The Hilton: Christmas Treasures 2019” - show continues through Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Where: Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre, Lady Young Rd, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago; Contact: Horizons Art Gallery; Location: 37 Mucurapo Road, St. James, Trinidad, WI; Telephone: (868) 628-9769 and (868) 297-5105; Email: info@horizonsartgallery.com
Event Description: “Exhibition: ‘Art at the Hilton’ is an on-going monthly project between The Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre and Horizons Art Gallery. 'Extended Vacation' A quarterly celebration of local art and culture in collaboration with Horizons Art Gallery. 'Christmas Treasures: An Exhibition of Art to Give' ... or to Keep! November 14th - 21st 2019. 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. For further information about the Hilton: Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre-Facebook.

Exhibition Event: NAGB presents “TRANS: A Migration of Identity” Exhibition Opening in Long Island on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm at the Long Island Museum in Buckley’s — The Bahamas, West Indies

“TRANS: A Migration of Identity” Nov 20, 2019 by The NAGB
Exhibition Event: NAGB presents “TRANS: A Migration of Identity” Exhibition Opening in Long Island on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm at the Long Island Museum in Buckley’s — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details - Place: Long Island Museum in Buckley’s; Contact: 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 National Art Gallery of the Bahamas is happy to present “TRANS: A Migration of Identity” to the Long Island community. This is the final stop for this exhibition, which has travelled to Andros, Eleuthera and Grand Bahama over the past two years. The exhibition directs its lens on the movement of people during the trans-Atlantic trade, and the movement of people throughout the region and elsewhere—an act that strongly informs our understanding of self and others. Transplantation has indeed created a diverse and resilient, if a sometimes conflicted, Bahamas. Drawing from the National Collection, this exhibition examines the transformative narrative of migration, arrival, assimilation and renewal ... The exhibition 'TRANS' opens on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Long Island Museum in Buckley’s and it will remain on display in Long Island through the new year. Join us for a night of community, artworks, quick bites, drinks and thrilling conversation ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
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Friday, November 15, 2019

Event: NAGB presents “TRANS” Long Island: Mural Dedication on Monday, November 18, 2019 @ 5:30pm-6:30pm at the Long Island Cultural Site, Salt Pond — The Bahamas, West Indies

“TRANS” Long Island: Mural Dedication Nov 18, 2019 by The NAGB
Event: NAGB presents “TRANS” Long Island: Mural Dedication on Monday, November 18, 2019 @ 5:30pm-6:30pm at the Long Island Cultural Site, Salt Pond — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details - Place: Long Island Cultural Site, Salt Pond; Contact: 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 National Art Gallery of The Bahamas’ mural programme aims to bring artists and communities together in the creation of amazing art. Where there are murals, there is colour, there is a tale, there is memory. Designed by two students from North Long Island High, Akeem Deal and Kenraya Miller, and painted by their schoolmates and students from NGM Major High—under the guidance of their art teachers, Natasha Turnquest-Knowles and Charles Knowles—community members and our lead artist Amaani Hepburn, it has truly been a community effort to create this mural which pays homage to the beauty and strong bonds of the Long Island community. Join us as we celebrate and present this work of art at the Long Island Cultural Site in Salt Pond on Monday, November 18th, 2019 at 5:30pm ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
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Exhibition: “Artwork by Jacqueline Guzman & Beverly Thomas” - show runs through Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Horizons Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“Artwork by Jacqueline Guzman & Beverly Thomas”
Nov 5-16, 2019 at Horizons Art Gallery
Exhibition: “Artwork by Jacqueline Guzman & Beverly Thomas” - Opening Reception on Tuesday , November 5, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm; show runs through Saturday, November 16, 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: 'Artwork by Jacqueline Guzman & Beverly Thomas' - Opening Reception on Tuesday , November 5, 2019 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm; show runs through Saturday, November 16, 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.

Seminar: NAGB presents “Creative Time Summit X: Breakout Sessions” on Saturday, November 16, 2019 @ 10:00am-1:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“Creative Time Summit: Breakout Sessions” on Nov 16, 2019 at The NAGB
Seminar: NAGB presents “Creative Time Summit X: Breakout Sessions” on Saturday, November 16, 2019 @ 10:00am-1:00pm 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: “Wrapping up support for the Creative Time Summit, on November 16th, we will host a series of breakout sessions that take inspiration from those being held at the Summit in New York. These sessions are a series of highly interactive events geared towards engaged and alternative learning. Leading these sessions will be artists, activists and advocates Tamika Galanis, Travis Miller and Erin Greene, each of them bringing their expertise and unique vision to discussions and activities. The NAGB will be providing refreshments during breaks. Click here to register! This event is free and open to the public: To Register ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
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Event: NAGB presents “Creative Time Summit Screening: Speaking Truth | Summit X” on Friday, November 15, 2019 @ 10:00am-6:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“Creative Time Summit: Speaking Truth” Nov 15, 2019 at The NAGB
Event: NAGB presents “Creative Time Summit Screening: Speaking Truth | Summit X” on Friday, November 15, 2019 @ 10:00am-6:00pm 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: “Can speaking truth to power unravel the age of disillusion we find ourselves in? The revolution will be streamed. Join us at the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas as we broadcast the @creativetime #CTSummit on November 15th, 2019 and celebrate ten years of discussion, debate and discovery at the intersection of art and social justice with thinkers, dreamers and doers from around the globe that will address radical truth telling, its implications, manifestations, and potentialities! ... On Friday November 15th, we congregate at the NAGB from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. to listen to the exciting streamed talks, performances, activations and more. Interspersed throughout these will be presentations by several key local professionals to speak towards issues addressed in the streamed conference: Tamika Galanis, Travis Miller, Dr. Jacinta Higgs, Erin Greene, Dr. Ian Bethell-Bennett, Denise Major and Keisha Ellis. The day’s conversation will be moderated with moments for healthy debate and discussion before and after lunch. The NAGB will be providing refreshments during breaks. Click here to register! This event is free and open to the public: To Register ...”Read more: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
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Monday, November 11, 2019

Event: JCAL's “Thursday Night Jazz with Melvis Santa” on Thursday, November 14, 2019 @ 8:00pm–9:00pm at Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) — Queens, New York USA

JCAL's “Thursday Night Jazz with Melvis Santa” November 14, 2019
Event: JCAL's “Thursday Night Jazz with Melvis Santa” on Thursday, November 14, 2019 @ 8:00pm–9:00pm at Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) — Queens, New York USA; Event Details - Location: Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL), 161-04 Jamaica Ave., Jamaica, NY 11432, USA; Phone: (718) 658-7400; Email: info@jcal.org; Websites: Eventbrite-Thursday Night Jazz with Melvis Santa, JCAL and JCAL-Facebook
Event Description: “Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) proudly presents the 'Thursday Night Jazz with Melvis Santa' on Thursday, November 14, 2019 @ 8:00pm–9:00pm. Melvis debuted as a solo artist in 2012 with the recording of her album Santa Habana, which was nominated to the CUBADISCO Awards that same year. Based in New York since 2014, she continues to make a mark as a performer and educator teaching workshops at NYU, CUNY Graduate Center, The Spence School, Tulane University of New Orleans, as well as collaborating with different organizations such as Global Rhythms, teaching music, voice, and Afro diaspora dance for children and adults. Melvis is the creator of the Caribe Body Fitness (dance program) and the Afro Cuban Voice Therapy (music program) ...”  — Read more: Eventbrite-Thursday Night Jazz with Melvis Santa, JCAL and JCAL-Facebook
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