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.
'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
Michael Jackson at Gallery NuEdge, Limegrove, Holetown. Exhibition ends April 20th.
Mon –Sat 10am – 7pm. Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm
Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, Holetown, St. James
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
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.
Sugar Cane Club, Hotel and Spa, St. Peter. (246) 422 5026 email@example.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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Division of Fine Arts, Barbados Community College email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org , 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
Phone (246) 238-4924 Email email@example.com
VIRGIN ATLTANTIC HOLDERS SEASON 2014
Tuesday 1st April The Play that goes wrong
Wednesday 2nd April 100 Years of Jazz (in 99 minutes)
Saturday 5th April Gala Night
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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: email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Yasmin Vizcarrondo's 'Loving Barbados' at Drift Barbados. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 5:30 PM till late.. Exhibition ends 23rd April.
Drift, Ocean Terrace Lounge, Holetown, St. James, Barbados.
SAVE QUEEN’S PARK GALLERY !
PROJECTS & SPACE (on Facebook)
Keep up to date daily with creatives in Barbados.
For more information please contact Sheena Rose email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org . 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.
BARBADOS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL
For more information contact Ronnie Carrington at email@example.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: firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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
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
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 email@example.com for viewing
GANG OF 4
Springvale to the Hope Sanctuary, Newcastle, St. John. 246 822 3461.
By appointment please contact: Catherine Forter-Chee-A-Tow Curator/Artist
Tel: 246 262 6238 or 246 262 6241 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.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.
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
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
FAST FRAME FACTORY,
Dayrell’s Road, St Michael (246) 426 9994 firstname.lastname@example.org
AA FRAMING & DECORATION.
#4, 1st Avenue Belleville, St. Michael,Tel: (1-246)-435-0513 www.aaframingartonglass.com
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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