Sunday, February 23, 2020

Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for February 23, 2020 @ 11:00am to 4:00pm featuring the most recently opened exhibition 'Jamaica Jamaica!' and a musical performance by Heavyweight Rockaz @ 1:30pm at NGJ — Jamaica, West Indies

“Last Sundays” on February 23, 2020 at NGJ
Exhibition Event: “Last Sundays” Programme for February 23, 2020 @ 11:00am to 4:00pm featuring the most recently opened exhibition 'Jamaica Jamaica!' and a musical performance by Heavyweight Rockaz @ 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 February 23, 2020 will feature the most recently opened exhibition 'Jamaica Jamaica!' and a musical performance by Heavyweight Rockaz. Co-curated by Sebastien Carayol (Independent Curator), Herbie Miller (Director/Curator Jamaica Music Museum) and O’Neil Lawrence (Chief Curator National Gallery of Jamaica), the exhibition takes a look at the beginnings of Jamaican music and how it evolved into an international phenomenon. Utilizing art and artifact, video and interactive technology, it looks at the musical genres of Kumina, Revival, Mento, Ska, Rocksteady, Reggae, Dub and Dancehall as well as the local culture and figures that influenced their development ... As is customary on Last Sundays, guided tours are free, but contributions to the Donations Box located in the Coffee Shop are appreciated. Doors will open to the public from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The performance will begin at 1:30 p.m. 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.

Event: “Live in Concert :: Ziah and the Pushers” on Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 1:00pm at F&B Downtown — Jamaica, West Indies

Ziah and the Pushers” Feb 23, 2020 at F&B Downtown
Event: “Live in Concert :: Ziah and the Pushers” on Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 1:00pm at F&B Downtown — Jamaica, West Indies; Event Details - Location: F&B Downtown, 107 Harbour Street, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies; Contact Tel: (876) 922-1109; Email: info@swissstoresjamaica.com; Website: F&B Downtown-Facebook
Event Description: “Live in Concert 'Ziah and the Pushers' on Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 1:00pm in honor of Reggae Month and Artwalk ...”Read more: F&B Downtown-Facebook
About F&B DownTown: “F&B DownTown Restaurant - the little oasis in Down Town Jamaica - has made its mark in healthy and freshly prepared meals. We are passionate about our concept in creating a dynamic and urban ambiance. Combining art, food and shopping in one location makes the ambiance unique. We are a young creative and dynamic team and as foodies that is reflected in our menus. Serving breakfast and lunch- we are now delivering our tasty dishes to your home or office and bring you the F&B Downtown touch home or to work. Your culinary food service. F&B DownTown. The different experience ...”Read more: F&B Downtown-Facebook
For further information: F&B Downtown-Facebook.

Exhibition Event: “4th Sundays @ the NAGB” on Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 12:00pm-5:00pm at NAGB — The Bahamas, West Indies

“4th Sundays @ the NAGB” February 23, 2020 @ The NAGB
Exhibition Event: “4th Sundays @ the NAGB” on Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 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; Websites: The NAGB-Facebook and The NAGB
Event Description: “Fourth Sundays are back in full swing and we can’t wait to take you through our exhibitions on February 23rd! Let our knowledgeable NAGB staff guide you through 'Refuge' featuring the work of over 45 artists who speak to their experiences and thoughts post-Dorian, Sue Katz’s 'Home' in our Project Space and our Permanent Exhibition “TimeLines”, which explores the history of Bahamian art. Add an exciting element to your visitor experience and connect with and learn more about the artworks at the NAGB! Tours will be held every 30 minutes beginning at 12:00 p.m. Interested persons can stop in to our Mixed Media Store to sign up for an available tour and meet our wonderful staff! ...”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, February 23, 2020 @ 4:00pm-12:00am at The Oak Garden — Miami, Florida USA


Kulcha Shok Reggae Sundays” February 23, 2020 at Oak Garden/td>
Event: “Reggae Sunday” on Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 4:00pm-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, February 23, 2020 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 Live Music by Got Trees, Perfect Giddimani, Young Shanty, King Charlz, Real McKoy & More; Pre-Sale $10. 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, February 24, 2020 @ 8:00pm-12:00am at The Beehive — Boston, MA USA

Dub Club with the Naya Rockers February 24, 2020
Event: “Dub Club with the Naya Rockers” on Monday, February 24, 2020 @ 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.

Exhibition Event: “Baby Doll Mas: Old and New Interpretations” and “The Old Yard – A Sense of Home” - Art exhibition continues until Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at The University of the West Indies (UWI) St. Augustine — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

UWI Baby Doll Mas” February 16-26, 2020 at UWI St. Augustine
Exhibition Event: “Baby Doll Mas: Old and New Interpretations” and “The Old Yard – A Sense of Home” on Sunday, February 16, 2020 @ 12pm; Art exhibition continues until Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at The University of the West Indies (UWI) St. Augustine — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Event Details - Location: UWI Quadrangle, Gordon Street, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I.; Tel: (868) 272-3232; Email: DCFA@sta.uwi.edu; Websites: UWI Baby Doll Mas/The Old Yard–A Sense of Home” and UWI DCFA-Facebook

The Old Yard–A Sense of Home” Feb 16-26, 2020 at UWI St. Augustine
Event Description: “The UWI Department of Creative and Festival Arts is hosting 'Baby Doll Mas: Old and New Interpretations' and 'The Old Yard – A Sense of Home' on Sunday, February 16, 2020 @ 12pm; Art exhibition continues until Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Participating artists: Kevin Adonis Browne, Rebecca M Foster, Abigail Hadeed, Jackie Hinkson, Arnaldo JJ, Maria Nunes, Tracey Sankar-charleau and Colin Williams. Curated by Marsha Pearce. Doors open on Sunday at noon. Art exhibition continues until February 26, 2020 | 9a-3p; Venue: Gordon Street, St. Augustine ... Join the Department and Festival Arts (DCFA) as they bring traditional Carnival Characters to life at their annual Old Yard – A Sense of Home. Witness Bats, Minstrels and Burrokeets, Midnight Robber, Dame Lorraine among others. Be there at The UWI Open Campus Quadrangle, Gordon Street, St. Augustine. Doors open at noon. Tickets: Adults: $60; Children: $40. For details, please call, text or WhatsApp: 272-3232, 727-6352 or email dcfa@sta.uwi.edu  ...”Read more: UWI Baby Doll Mas/The Old Yard–A Sense of Home and UWI DCFA-Facebook
For further information: UWI Baby Doll Mas/The Old Yard–A Sense of Home and UWI DCFA-Facebook.

Exhibition: “Live. Love. Life: Anti-violence Artistic Expressions” - Opening Reception on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, West Indies

“Live. Love. Life: Anti-violence Exhibit” Feb 26-Mar 4, 2020 at Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Exhibition: “Live. Love. Life: Anti-violence Artistic Expressions” - Opening Reception on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Wednesday, March 4, 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: art@masterworksbermuda.org; Website: Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Event Description: "Masterworks is pleased to present 'Live. Love. Life: Anti-violence Artistic Expressions' - Opening Reception on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Wednesday, March 4, 2020. All are welcome. For more information or to RSVP contact us at art@masterworksbermuda.org or 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.

Event: “BEMBÉ Presents... TOQUE THURSDAYS!” next on Thursday, February 27, 2020 @ 9:00pm-4:00am at Bembe | New York — Brooklyn NY USA

TOQUE THURSDAYS! at Bembe
Event: “BEMBÉ Presents... TOQUE THURSDAYS!” next on Thursday, February 27, 2020 @ 9:00pm-4:00am at Bembe | New York — Brooklyn NY USA; Event Details - Location: Bembe | New York, 81 S 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211, USA; Websites: Bembe NY and Eventbrite-TOQUE THURSDAYS at Bembe
Event Description: “TOQUE THURSDAYS at BEMBÉ is a WEEKLY FREE EVENT that is all about bringing people together to Dance to Salsa, Merengue, Kompa, Soca, Reggaeton & Afrobeats along side the talented Jimi Lopez on Live Percussion. This is a night that is all about the classics and dance dance dance. Come share an Evening with us ...”Read more: Bembe NY and Eventbrite-TOQUE THURSDAYS at Bembe
For further information: Bembe NY and Eventbrite-TOQUE THURSDAYS at Bembe.

Event: “F&B Live Jazz Fridays” next on Friday, February 28, 2020 @ 6:30pm at F&B Downtown — Jamaica, West Indies

F&B Live Jazz” February 28, 2020 at F&B Downtown
Event: “F&B Live Jazz” next on Friday, February 28, 2020 @ 6:30pm at F&B Downtown — Jamaica, West Indies; Event Details - Location: F&B Downtown, 107 Harbour Street, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies; Contact Tel: (876) 922-1109; Email: info@swissstoresjamaica.com; Website: F&B Downtown-Facebook
Event Description: “Join us for Live Jazz Music with Ozou'ne & PON fYAH every Friday night, start time: 6:30pm. Why sitting in traffic? Come over for Happy Hour from 5pm to 6pm and stay for the Live Music ...'F&B Live Jazz' ...”Read more: F&B Downtown-Facebook
About F&B DownTown: “F&B DownTown Restaurant - the little oasis in Down Town Jamaica - has made its mark in healthy and freshly prepared meals. We are passionate about our concept in creating a dynamic and urban ambiance. Combining art, food and shopping in one location makes the ambiance unique. We are a young creative and dynamic team and as foodies that is reflected in our menus. Serving breakfast and lunch- we are now delivering our tasty dishes to your home or office and bring you the F&B Downtown touch home or to work. Your culinary food service. F&B DownTown. The different experience ...”Read more: F&B Downtown-Facebook
For further information: F&B Downtown-Facebook.

Exhibition and Art Sale: BACD’s "6 x 6 = 66" - Opening Reception on Friday, February 28, 2020 @ 5:30-7:00pm at Gallery One Seventeen; show runs through Friday, March 27, 2020 at the Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard — Bermuda, West Indies

"6 x 6 = 66" Feb 28-March 27, 2020 by BACD
Exhibition and Art Sale: BACD’s "6 x 6 = 66" - Opening Reception on Friday, February 28, 2020 @ 5:30-7:00pm at Gallery One Seventeen; show runs through Friday, March 27, 2020 at the Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard — Bermuda, West Indies; Event Details – Where: The Opening is being held at Gallery One Seventeen, then continues at 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: “Here is your chance to own a piece of art by Bermuda’s most outstanding artists as The Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard invites you to their very special Art Sale, '6 x 6 = 66' The Opening is being held at Gallery One Seventeen on Friday, February 28, 2020 @ 5:30-7:00pm; show runs through Friday, March 27, 2020 at the Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard. Every piece in the show is 6″ x 6″ and every piece will sell for $66. The artwork will never have been seen before as all artists are painting specifically for this show. Proceeds will go to support the Bermuda Arts Centre. Admission is free. For more information, contact artcentre@logic.bm or 234-2809, or visit www.ArtBermuda.com.”Read more: Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard
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
For further information: Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard and Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard-Facebook.

Exhibition: “Hartford History Makers: Exhibit Reception” - show continues through Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Hartford History Center — Hartford, Connecticut USA

Hartford History Makers” Jan 23-Feb 28, 2020
(Image: Warner Lawson (1903-1971) Portrait by Joel Agosto)
Exhibition: “Hartford History Makers: Exhibit Reception” - on Thursday, January 23, 2020 @ 5:30pm-7:30pm; show continues through Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Hartford History Center — Hartford, Connecticut USA; Event Details - Location: Hartford Public Library-Dwight, 7 New Park Ave, Hartford, Connecticut 06106, USA; Telephone: (860) 695-7460; Email: hhc@hplct.org; Websites: Hartford History Makers-Facebook and Hartford History Center-Facebook
Event Description: “Join us for 'Hartford History Makers: Exhibit Reception' on Thursday, January 23, 2020 @ 5:30pm-7:30pm; show continues through Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Hartford History Center — Hartford, Connecticut. The opening reception will host several of the artists who participated in the Draw a Hartford History Maker Black History Month community project in 2017. The exhibition features a selection of the portraits from the project, which will be on display through February 28, 2020. More about the exhibition: In February of 2016, the Hartford History Center at Hartford Public Library's project, So Much More Than a Month, highlighted the lives of African Americans who made a difference in our community. In 2017, we asked area artists, of all ages and working in all media, to create portraits of these Black visionaries and change-makers in our city. The resulting prints were exhibited in the Hartford History Center from February 2017 through the summer and for each day of the month of February, posted on the Hartford History Center's Instagram (@hartfordhistory) and Facebook page. Enjoy a selection of the exhibit chosen by Dwight Library staff. For further research on these individuals, reach out to the Hartford History Center located on the 3rd floor of the downtown Hartford Public Library: (860) 695-6297 or hhc@hplct.org ...”Read more: Hartford History Makers-Facebook and Hartford History Center-Facebook
For further information: Hartford History Makers-Facebook and Hartford History Center-Facebook.

Event: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership presents “SOME WORDS: Black Artstory Month 2020” – continues through Friday, February 28, 2020 at multiple venues — Brooklyn, New York, USA

“SOME WORDS: Black Artstory Month 2020”
Feb 1-28, 2020 by Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership
Event: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership presents “SOME WORDS: Black Artstory Month 2020” – from Saturday, February 1, 2020; continues through Friday, February 28, 2020 at multiple venues — Brooklyn, NY USA; Event Details - presented by: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, 472 Myrtle Avenue, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11205; Telephone: 718-230-1689; Website: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership
Event Description: “Enjoy FREE events, programs, installations, and digital interventions that celebrate the legacy of Black creativity and the power of words created by Black artists and activists in Fort Greene & Clinton Hill. We are proud to present 'SOME WORDS: Black Artstory Month 2020' from Saturday, February 1, 2020; continues through Friday, February 28, 2020 at multiple venues. SOME WORDS will include programs for all ages, from art installations, to oral history shares/collections, to children’s storytime, to film screenings, to salon-style dialogues. For updates throughout the month, follow @myrtleavebklyn on Facebook and Instagram ...” — Read more: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership
SCHEDULE: Feb 1 11am | Children’s Story Time; Feb 4 3pm – 5pm | Film Screening - 42: The Jackie Robinson Story; Feb 6 6:30pm | CYPHER: Black in America; Feb 7 7pm-9pm | SHARE! SOME WORDS; Feb 11 3pm-5pm | Film Screening: Do The Right Thing; Feb 21 11am-1pm | Future Historical Society; Feb 21 7pm | OUR WORDS; Feb 22 2pm-4pm | 'As Told' / 'We Live Here'; Feb 28 6:30pm | CLOSING WORDS All are invited to our closing reception to celebrate, build community, and meet the month’s participating artists. Featuring artworks by Steven Mosley and Jose Baez, music, and spoken word performances, at Putnam’s, 419 Myrtle Avenue (lower level). For event details and to RSVP ...” — Read more: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership
About Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership: “The Partnership is comprised of two entities, the Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project LDC (MARP) and the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Business Improvement District (BID), working together to assist the small businesses located along the Avenue and improve the quality of life of the surrounding neighborhoods. Our primary focus is to promote the district. We inform the general public of all that our member businesses and area offers. The Partnership oversees the economic development efforts of Myrtle Avenue in Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, and Wallabout, Brooklyn ... The Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project Local Development Corporation (MARP), often referred to as MARP, is a not-for-profit, 501(c)3, local development corporation incorporated in January 1999 and founded with the mission to restore the 'Main Street' of the Fort Greene and Clinton Hill community to a bustling, economically vital neighborhood commercial corridor that provides entrepreneurial, cultural, recreational, and employment opportunities for all those who live, work, study or have an interest in the area ...” Read more: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership-About
For further information: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership.

Myrtle Avenue Presents "The Altar: Rituals of Healing in the African Diaspora" (2017) | BK Live - video by BRIC TV

Event: “Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours” next on Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 10am, 1pm & 3pm at The Caribbean Marketplace at The Little Haiti Cultural Complex — Miami, FL USA

“Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours” February 29, 2020
at Little Haiti-Caribbean Marketplace
Event: “Sak Pase! Little Haiti Bus Tours” next on Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 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

Exhibition: “Follow the Sun” - show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020 at the Masterworks Museum — Bermuda, WI

“Follow the Sun” Jan 30-Feb 29, 2020 at Bermuda Masterworks Museum
Exhibition: “Follow the Sun” - Opening Reception on Thursday, January 30, 2020 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Saturday, February 29, 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 present 'Follow the Sun' - Opening Reception on Thursday, January 30, 2020 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm; show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020 ... The reputation of Bermuda as an artistic destination grew during the first decades of the 20th century, especially on the Eastern seacoast of the United States. The tradition of painting the landscape and the ocean served as a natural inspiration for the many artists who followed. The romance of sea travel- invigorating salt air, the limitless horizon and its inherent perils (not to mention seasickness) only enhanced the exotic tropic shores and genial population which greeted the traveler. When they finally disembarked, the artist was free to explore the island and revel in the pristine light and flower-strewn vistas ... The exhibit is open to the public on January 31st, all are welcome. For more information or to RSVP contact us at morgan@masterworksbermuda.org or 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.

Exhibition: “Caribbean Expressions by Beverly Valdez” - show runs through Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Horizons Art Gallery — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“Caribbean Expressions by Beverly Valdez” Feb 11-29, 2020 at Horizons Art Gallery
Exhibition: “Caribbean Expressions by Beverly Valdez” - Opening Reception on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 @ 6:00pm-8:00pm; show runs through Saturday, February 29, 2020 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: “Opening next Tuesday, 'Caribbean Expressions by Beverly Valdez' - Opening Reception on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 @ 6:00pm-8:00pm; show runs through Saturday, February 29, 2020 ... 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.

Exhibition: “POP (2)” - show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020 at ASTT — Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

“POP (2) Exhibition” February 11-29, 202 @ ASTT
Exhibition:   “POP (2)” - Opening Reception on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 @ 7:00pm-9:30pm; show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020 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: 'POP (2)' - Opening Reception on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 @ 7:00pm-9:30pm; show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020. Its back, POP (2) is an unconventional exhibition with artists working in the genres of graffiti, urban and street art to visually demonstrate points of view, statements other bold and honest expressions. Combined with a suite of contemporary furnishings, POP brings together the urban artists of our community to express boldly as they wish  ... For further info contact ASTT: (868) 622 9827 ...”Read more: Art Society TT and Art Society TT-Facebook
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Exhibition: MCC Presents “ART & SOUL: THE ERNIE BARNES EXHIBITION” - show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020 by Miramar Cultural Center — Miramar, FL

THE ERNIE BARNES EXHIBITION” Jan 9–Feb 29, 2020 at MCC
Exhibition: MCC Presents “ART & SOUL: THE ERNIE BARNES EXHIBITION” on Thursday, January 9, 2020; Opening Reception on Thursday, January 30, 2020 @ 6:00pm-9:00pm; show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020 by Miramar Cultural Center — Miramar, FL USA; Event Details - Location: Miramar Cultural Center Banquet Hall & Garden, 2400 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025, USA; Telephone: 954-602-4500; Websites: Eventbrite-THE ERNIE BARNES EXHIBITION, Miramar Cultural Center-Cultural Affairs and Miramar Cultural Center
Event Description: “MCC Presents 'ART & SOUL: THE ERNIE BARNES EXHIBITION' on Thursday, January 9, 2020; Opening Reception on Thursday, January 30, 2020 @ 6:00pm-9:00pm; show continues through Saturday, February 29, 2020 by Miramar Cultural Center — Miramar, FL. Experience the Art and Soul of NFL Legend, Ernie Barnes, at MCC! In partnership with the Ernie Barnes Family Trust. This exhibit will feature 11 Iconic works of Art from NFL Legend, Ernie Barnes! His artwork was featured in the opening credits for "Good Times" and has been used as cover art for famous musicians like Marvin Gaye! ...”Read more: Eventbrite-THE ERNIE BARNES EXHIBITION, Miramar Cultural Center-Cultural Affairs and Miramar Cultural Center
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Event: “Soulful Sounds” on Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 8:00pm-11:00pm at Atlantis Paradise Island — The Bahamas

“Soulful Sounds” February 29, 2020 at Atlantis Paradise Island
Event: “Soulful Sounds” on Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 8:00pm-11:00pm at Atlantis Paradise Island at the Atlantis Paradise Island — The Bahamas, West Indies; Event Details: Place: Atlantis Paradise Island; Location: 1 Casino Drive, Nassau City, New Providence, Bahamas; Phone: 888-877-7525; Website: Atlantis Paradise Island and Atlantis Paradise Island-Events
Event Description: “Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in The Bahamas invites you to 'Soulful Sounds' with vocalist Alia. Handcrafted cocktails and signature bites. Complimentary admission. Seaglass | The Cove @ 8:00pm-11:00pm ...”Read more: Atlantis Paradise Island and Atlantis Paradise Island-Events
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