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AUGUST  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. 

 

 

FREE  MONTHLY  ARTS  MAGAZINE

Monthly issue of Arts Magazine Barbados just published.  http://issuu.com/corriescott/docs/august___2014_arts_event_magazine_b

 

'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

August's featured artist is Vincent Castellanet.
Over 50 new pieces of many artist's work 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

Artist in Action! Rupert Piggott will be painting at Gallery NuEdge, Limegrove on Sat, August 9th, 10am-4pm. T

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

 

 

BARBADOS PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY

1. 'My World to Share' is an online July 1st - August 15th exhibition. Visit their website BarbadosPhotographicSociety.com to view the online show.

It will also be a 'live' exhibition opening October 20th, 2014 at the Barbados Arts Council Gallery.

Mounted by the members of The Barbados Photographic Society in celebration of its tenth anniversary. In addition to many exciting images by their members, they have invited photographers from around the world to participate and as such they bring you images from their neighbourhoods to yours.

 

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/

 

 

NATIONAL CULTURAL FOUNDATION    QUEEN'S PARK GALLERY

'Crop Over Festival - Visual Arts Exhibition'.

'Visual Arts Festival' Crop Over Festival at three locations:

(Exhibitions end August 8th)
 1. Grande Salle, Central Bank of
Barbados ( 3 dimensional works) Open daily 10am -6pm
2. Spirit Bond,
Bridgetown ( 2 dimensional works) Open daily 10am -6pm
3. Queens Park Gallery,
Pelican Village ( Craft ) Open daily 10am -6pm

The exhibitions shows the best of entries from the public into the annual Crop Over Fine Arts and Fine Crafts showcasing contemporary fine art and craft.
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.

NCF Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/BarbadosNCF

 

 

GALLERY OF CARIBBEAN ART ( 2 Galleries)

Featuring artist Everick Lynton for the month of August

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

Mon - Fri, 9.30am - 4.30pm. Sat 9.30am - 2pm   (246) 419-0858

2. 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    

 

 

THE CRANE GALLERY

This summer, the stately and spacious 1,300 sq. ft. Crane Gallery will throw open its doors, giving local artists the perfect avenue through which to expose their art to both visitors and the Barbadian public. The Crane Village, The Crane, St Philip For more information call 423-6220 or email gallery@thecrane.com.

 

 

THE FRAME & ART COMPANY

Featured artist for August is Cathy Alkins

Millhouse, St. Michael, Barbados BB11005      (246) 271-6509       www.frameartco.com

 

 

FRANK COLLYMORE HALL & GRAND SALLE AT CENTRAL BANK

'Crop Over Festival - Visual Arts Exhibition'.

'Visual Arts Festival' Crop Over Festival . Exhibitions end August 8th
Grande Salle, Central Bank of
Barbados ( 3 dimensional works) Open daily 10am -6pm
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 

 

 

DRIFT

The Drift Art Exhibition From July 24th features the work of Rosalie Chiara.

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

Drift, Ocean Terrace Lounge, Holetown, St. JamesBarbados.

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

 

 

ARTS SPLASH GALLERY

Festival Art Gallery at Market every Saturday.

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   

 

 

FRESH MILK

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

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

 

ERROL BARROW CENTRE FOR CREATIVE IMAGINATION

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

 

 

 

THE REGGAE LOUNGE

The Gap Theatre. 'Down in the Arté Farté Gully'. Starting August 8th and 9th!
"This time, for Crop Over 2014, we 'playin' we self' - looking at Barbadian performance/art, and again we've assembled the best of them - artists/actors the legendary Patrick Foster, Nala the $2 Philosopher, and the incomparable John Walcott. They are joined by vocalist/
Carol George, visual artist/set designer Ewan Atkinson, choreographer Rosemary Neilands, and director/dramaturge Amanda Cumberbatch on what promises to be a wild and riveting getaway Stay tuned to our page for more details!"  

www.facebook.com/GAPTheatre

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

 

 

FRANGIPANI ART GALLERY ( 4 Galleries)

1. Sugar Cane Club, Maynards, St Peter,Tel. 422 5026, Ext.5037

2. Savannah Hotel,The Garrison, St M.Tel. 228 3800, Ext. 3823

3. Almond Beach Resort.Heywoods, St. Peter.Tel. 422 4900, Ext. 5864

4. Sunset Crest, Bernmar Centre (behind Rubis gas station)Holetown.Tel. 419 8370, Ext. 4440

marilda@bernmar.com     www.frangipani-art .com

They are all open everyday except Sundays from 9am to 5pm, closed for lunch 1 to 1.30 pm., with the exemption of the one at Almond which is open on Sundays also.

 

 

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  

 

 

BARBADOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PUNCH CREATIVE ARENA AT BARBADOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE

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

 

 

BARBADOS MUSEUM AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

(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

 

 

SAVE QUEEN'S PARK GALLERY !

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

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 ARTS COUNCIL

Crop Culture [group show] July 14th - Aug 2nd

Group Show   Aug 5th- Aug 16th

Dr Raymond Maughan [rental] Aug 17th -Aug 30th

Little Gems Group Show Sept 1st-Sept 19th

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

 

 

LLOYD ERSKINE SANDIFOR CENTRE

ANIMEKON Episode V, The Empire Rises. Saturday, August 23rd and Sunday, August 24th at The Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, Barbados. AnimeKon is the Caribbean's premier pop culture convention. Held annually in Barbados each summer, the event allows fans within the region to interact with local, regional and international stars.
2014 will be our 5th year of hosting a remarkably successful show https://www.facebook.com/AnimeKonBarbados/timeline

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 

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/260627717410128
CRAFTS 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  JEWELLERY  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

 

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

 

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

 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

 

PROMOTE  YOUR  EVENT  AT  TOTALLY  BARBADOS AT  NO  COST !

List your Event on the Totally Barbados Events Calendar

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