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APRIL  2014   ARTS  HAPPENINGS BARBADOS  
compiled by 
Corrie Scott

 

All information correct at time of publishing. Please phone or email relevant galleries to confirm dates of events as they may be subject to change. For easy reference new events, receptions etc. are highlighted. Highlights in green are for future months.

 

 

FREE  MONTHLY  ARTS  MAGAZINE

Monthly issue of Arts Magazine Barbados just published. FREE issue of Arts Events Magazine Barbados.

http://issuu.com/corriescott/docs/april_2014_arts_event_magazine_barb

'BARBADOS ARTS EVENTS '.NEW Facebook page.

Open 24/7. For creatives to post their events, art talks, gallery notices and workshops. And for lovers of the arts to enjoy. https://www.facebook.com/groups/175529135827747/

 

ON  THE  WALL  GALLERIES

NEW ART in both galleries. May be viewed online at    www.onthewallartgallery.com

Original paintings and gift items at 2 galleries.

On The Wall Art Gallery at Champers Restaurant.

On the Wall Art Gallery at Earthworks in St Thomas. 

Great gifts that reflect the color and vibrancy of Barbados available at On The wall Galleries both at Earthwork and Champers. Items can be ordered on line at onthewallartgallery.com or veryvanita.com

Tel  234 9145    

 

GALERIE NUEDGE

Michael Jackson at Gallery NuEdge, Limegrove, Holetown. Exhibition ends April 20th. 

https://www.facebook.com/Gallery.NuEdge?fref=ts

Mon –Sat 10am – 7pm. Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm

Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, Holetown, St. James

Tel: (246) 621- 0067    Fax: (246) 621- 0069     galerienuedge.com

 

 

GALLERY  OF  CARIBBEAN ART ( 2 Galleries)

Vincent Francis Castellanet  ‘New & Old’ at

1. Northern Business Centre, Queen Street, Speightstown, St. Peter, Barbados 

Mon – Fri, 9.30am - 4.30pm.  Sat 9.30am - 2.00pm  

2. NEW LOCATION! Gallery of Caribbean Art At The Tides Restaurant, Balmore House, Holetown, St. James  Daily 10am – 3pm  & 7pm – 11pm

(246) 432-2084    Cell (246)230-1968    Email: tidesart@caribsurf.com

Large selection of local and Caribbean art.
www.artgallerycaribbean.com    
(246) 419-0858

 

 

FRANGIPANI ART GALLERY ( 2 Galleries)

‘Revitalize’. The current exhibition of paintings and sculptures by Ellon Lewis and Dianne Walcott at the Frangipani art gallery at Almond Beach Hotel, St. Peter. Open Monday to Saturday, 9am to 5pm, closed for lunch 1 to 1.30 pm.

266 5922. 

Sugar Cane Club, Hotel and Spa, St. Peter.  (246) 422 5026   info@sugarcaneclub.com

www.frangipani-art.com

 

ERROL  BARROW  CENTRE  FOR  CREATIVE  IMAGINATION

‘Twilight, Behind The Curtains’. Saturday, April 5th, 2014 at 5pm.

Please note that it is for adults only.

General admission is $20 while UWI students are for $15.

The contact number is 417-4776. 'Twilight - Behind the Curtains' promises to be a feast for the senses: Spoken word, dance, action painting and visual art sharing the limelight in one sensuous production.  The event will highlight relationships in all of their complexity. 

 

For further information, contact De Carla Applewhaite at 417-4776 decarla.applewhaite@cavehill.uwi.edu   ebcci@cavehill.uwi.edu              www.cavehill.uwi.edu/ebcci

 

 

FRESH MILK

Fresh Milk is pleased to invite you to FRESH MILK XV, which will be held on Thursday, April 10th 2014 from 6:30 – 8pm at the Fresh Milk Art Platform Inc., St. George, Barbados.The evening will feature a talk titled 'The Age of Infobesity' by our visiting speakerMcLean Greaves, a Barbadian-born, Toronto-based expert in digital media and Vice-President of the Interactive division at ZoomerMedia. See more here: http://bit.ly/1m3Uo1l

Keep up to date with exciting workshops, residencies and exhibitions at Fresh Milk.

website: freshmilkbarbados.com
facebook: facebook.com/FreshMilkBarbados
twitter: twitter.com/FreshMilkBdos
(M. 230 8897)

 

THE  FESTIVAL ART GALLERY

1. Collaborating with BCSI Gallery Exhibition at BCSI headquarters.

2. At Hastings Farmers Market every Saturday.

Festival Art Gallery is a mobile art gallery showing in excess of 50 local Barbadian artists who are painters, ceramic artists, photographers and sculptors.  3 Dunlow Lane St Michael. Phone: 1-246-429-0296  kathymyearwood@gmail.com      www.festivalartgallery.com  

 

 

PUNCH CREATIVE ARENA

AT BARBADOS COMMUNITY  COLLEGE

‘PAINT’ an exhibition of photographs by Eric Belgrave.
Wednesday April 2nd at
6pm for the launch of a new programme of conversations called ‘Hot Seat’. The first Hot Seat is with Eric Belgrave.

A gateway to the BCC Division of Fine Arts. PUNCH Creative Arena is more than a gallery... it's a new home for creative action, bridging the gap between students, faculty and the wider community. PUNCH aims to showcase and interrogate creative practice with a multi-disciplinary focus on local, regional and international creativity.

ewan.atkinson@bcc.edu.bb        allison.thompson@bcc.edu.bb

Division of Fine Arts, Barbados Community College  morningsidegallery@bcc.edu.bb  Tel: 426-2858, ext.5262

 

 

ARTS  SPLASH  GALLERY

‘Explorations V’. with over 20 artists, 60 pieces of art from established and emerging artists. Show continues until April 5th. 

 

Gallery available for exhibitions. To apply please contact Elayne at The Art Splash Centre, Hastings, Christ Church (Pink building opposite the Board Walk

(246) 228 0776            artsplashbarbados@gmail.com  , Hastings, Ch Ch   

 

 

THE REGGAE LOUNGE

'Alleluia Pork Chops'  At The Reggae Lounge. Show Time is 7:30 pm. Performance Dates are April 3rd and 4th at the Reggae Lounge, St Lawrence Gap, Ch. Ch. Patrons of the show will be able to stay on at the venue for the regular entertainment at the nightclub.Tickets will be available on www.ticketpal.com  as well as at the TicketPal locations

www.facebook.com/GAPTheatre

Phone   (246) 238-4924     Email      thegaptheatre@gmail.com

VIRGIN ATLTANTIC HOLDERS SEASON 2014

March 20th 0 Sat April 5th  E-mail  theseason@holders.net     Tel  +1 246 432 6385      Box Office   +1 246 432 7338

Tuesday 1st April                     The Play that goes wrong 

 

Wednesday 2nd April              100 Years of Jazz (in 99 minutes)

 

Saturday 5th April                  Gala Night

theseason@holders.net     Tel  +1 246 432 6385      Box Office   +1 246 432 7338

 

 

NATIONAL CULTURAL  FOUNDATION    QUEEN’S  PARK  GALLERY

AT THE SPIRIT BOND FOR April

Arlette St Hill . April 13th for 3 weeks.
Gallery opening hours are Tuesday to Saturday
9am -4.30pm.
The Gallery is located beside the
Harbour Road near the Barbados Arts Council.. Gallery

QPG  tel.#’s remain 427-2345 and 429-3117.

 

 

BARBADOS MUSEUM AND  HISTORICAL  SOCIETY

NCF and the Barbados Museum present ‘LATINO THEATRE DESIGN;Barbadian Theatre Practise’ with Leandro Soto.

An opening event on April 6th from 6:00 PM to mark the opening of the exhibition

A panel discussion on April 10th from 6:30 PM on the Set Design/Director relationship and Production process

Master Class for All Levels April 11th (6:30 - 8:30 PM)

Master Class for Students April 12th (9:30 A.M- 12:30 PM)

Networking Session/Master Class for Professionals April 12th (2:30 PM- 5:30 PM)

Networking Session/Master Class for Professionals April 17th (6:30 PM- 8:30 PM)

To register for workshops please contact literaryartsbarbados@gmail.com or tel 417 6625

The Installation is in the Brick Gallery (behind the Gift Shop)

The Opening ceremony is in The Grassy Courtyard

The discussion and classes are in the Walled Garden.

 

 ‘African Art Workshop’. This course is designed to provide students with a foundation of knowledge in African Art and the people who produce, use, sell, buy and exhibit such works.

Workshop: April 12th – May 31st 2014   Tutor: Dr Nancy Jacobs

Duration: 9 am- 12 pm.   Cost: $35.00 BDS per session or & $250 for the entire course

Course days:- 12 April 2014 - 19 April 2014 - 26 April 2014 - 3 May 2014 - 10 May 2014- 17 May 2014 - 24 May 2014 - 31 May 2014

To reserve your space, please contact Mrs Alison Callender at the Barbados Museum (246) 427 0201 or E-Mail: curator@barbmuse.org.bb

 

Monday to Saturday, 9am. to 5pm. and Sundays 2pm. to 6pm.  St. Ann’s Garrison, St. Michael , Tel: 1-246-427-0201/ 1-246-436-1956  Fax: 1-246-429-5946  email museum@caribsurf.com

 

 

DRIFT

Yasmin Vizcarrondo's 'Loving Barbados' at Drift Barbados. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 5:30 PM till late.. Exhibition ends 23rd April.

http://www.driftinbarbados.com/index.php/art-gallery/featured-artists/this-month

Drift, Ocean Terrace Lounge, Holetown, St. James, Barbados.

(+1 246) 432 2808     info@driftinbarbados.com     www.driftinbarbados.com

 

 

SAVE QUEEN’S PARK GALLERY !

www.change.org/petitions/save-queens-park-gallery 

 

 

PROJECTS & SPACE (on Facebook)

http://projectsandspace.tumblr.com

Keep up to date daily with creatives in Barbados.

For more information please contact Sheena Rose   bajanrose27@hotmail.com

 

THE FRAME & ART COMPANY
Millhouse, St. Michael, Barbados BB11005      (246) 271-6509       www.frameartco.com

 

 

BCSI ART GALLERY

BCSI, their members, and The Festival Art Gallery have collaborated and have an exciting exhibition space at their new headquarters.
BCSI, Unit 2B, Building 3, Harbour Industrial Estate, St. Michael, Barbados.

Monday to Friday from 9am- 5pm. email info@bcsi.org.bb . website www.bcsi.org.bb

This album shows just some of the work that is hung and about to be hung. https://picasaweb.google.com/105714821715531443977/BCSIGalleryFestivalArtGallery?authkey=Gv1sRgCKi7yNSOy-3LBg

 

 

BARBADOS  PHOTOGRAPHIC  SOCIETY

The BPS has among its aims & objectives: the fostering of the art and craft of photography; and the encouragement of the appreciation and enjoyment of photography.

barbadosphotographicsociety@gmail.com    www.barbadosphotographicsociety.com/

BARBADOS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL

For more information contact Ronnie Carrington at info@ronniecarrington.com     

www.barbadosartsfestival.com

 

17 ART GALLERY 

Corrie Scott’s studio/gallery. Original fine art and photography, limited edition lithographs, prints and cards. Tel (246) 424 3965, email:  corriescott46@gmail.com     for viewing appointment (as Corrie may be out painting or photographing). Website  www.corriescott.net

 

FREE ARTS DIRECTORY  BARBADOS 

FREE online book of over 300 pages of art, artists and galleries. With direct links to email and websites. Marvellous reference book which encompasses many art forms: Art, photography, sculpture, installations, pottery, craft work, original handcrafted jewellery and more.

For desktop, laptops etc click on

http://issuu.com/corriescott/docs/art_directory_barbados_dec_2011 

 

FRANK COLLYMORE HALL & GRAND SALLE AT CENTRAL BANK
A monthly programme is produced of all lectures, music and theatre events . To receive it by email or post please email   fchmail.com   or telephone 436 9083 or 84 

 

 

ARTS ETC
www.artsetcbarbados.com   

 

 

CONSTANT GALLERY OF FINE ART

Constant Gallery is in a 350 year old plantation house. Original local/international fine art By appointment only  (246) 429-2654
www.facebook.com/pages/Constant-Gallery-of-Fine-Art/260627717410128CRAFTS  at  BIDC

Pelican Craft Centre, Princess Alice Highway, St. Michael. For more information call 427-5350

 

 

ARTS  &  CRAFTS  AT  HOLDERS  FARMERS  MARKET

Every Sunday at the Holders Farmers Market from   9am. – 2pm. www.holdersfarmersmarket.com

 

 

TIYI BY  DESIGN  ART  JEWELRY  STUDIO

Tues-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm   #12 (upstairs) Town Square Mall, Speightstown, St Peter

www.tiyibydesign.com  

 

 

THE  NATIONAL ART GALLERY

Visit www.nagc.bb website for the National Art Gallery in Barbados.

 

 

RAFZA NEHAUL  STUDIO/GALLERY

The studio/gallery, 6, Brighton Beach.  Open Day Tuesday.

Tel   421 8188  or email  rnehaul@caribsurf.com for viewing

 

 

GANG  OF  4 
Springvale to the
Hope Sanctuary, Newcastle, St. John.  246 822 3461.

 

A  GALLERY

By appointment please contact: Catherine Forter-Chee-A-Tow Curator/Artist

Tel: 246 262 6238 or 246 262 6241  c.forter.cheeatow@caribsurf.com

 

 

BARBADOS  ARTS  COUNCIL

March 16 -- April 5                       Neville Legall  

April 7 ------ April 25                     Open Group Show

April 29 ---- May 10                      Available for Rent

Pelican Craft Centre, Bridgetown (246) 426 4385    thebarbadosartscouncil@gmail.com

 

 

MANIFESTO  BARBADOS:

www.manifestobarbados.com

THE  ART  HUB ( 2 locations) Art Supplies

1. James Forte Building Hincks Street Bridgetown. Mon- Fri 8am- 4.30 pm,  Sat 8am-1pm.  Tel: 436 2950   cell 231 6847 

2. Sunset Crest  Mon 9am- Noon, Tues 9am-3.30pm  Thurs 9am-3.30pm Sat 9am -1pm. # 163 Amaryllis Row,Sunset Crest, St. James.

email   arthub.barbados@gmail.comm

Art supplies. BAC (Barbados Arts Council) members will receive between 5% - 10% off most art supplies on presentation on their membership card. tel: 432 2328  mobile: 266 5016

ART  BEAT

Archival digital printing on paper & canvas for sizes over 8.5” x 11”. We can print on media up to 24” wide. -Stretching and matting -Copying of artwork for giclee printing -Sale of art from our gallery -Digital photography workshops.  Tel 231 3002.

 

THE FRAME & ART COMPANY

Millhouse, Canewood  •  St. Michael, BB 11005  •  Phone (246) 271-6509  •  Cell (246) 266-9432 

 

FAST  FRAME  FACTORY,

Dayrell’s Road, St Michael (246) 426 9994   shaka@fastframefactory.biz

 

AA  FRAMING  &  DECORATION.

#4, 1st Avenue Belleville, St. Michael,Tel: (1-246)-435-0513   www.aaframingartonglass.com

 

FRAMING  STUDIO

At the Best of Barbados Head Office, Welches Plantation, H’way 2A, Large selection of frames and matt boards. We also repair paintings, stretch canvas and laminate. Open 8am- 3.30pm weekdays. Call Patrick or Elvina  421-6900 ext 29

 

ART DEN Art Supplies

BAC (Barbados Arts Council) members will receive between 10% off art supplies on presentation on their membership card.   421 1019

BAJAN  REPORTER   supporter of the arts in Barbados

Wonderful Website   www.bajanreporter.com     You can reach Ian at either his Mobile (246) 266-1866 or BB PIN: 24ABD995

 

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List your Event on the Totally Barbados Events Calendar

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