October issue of Barbados Visual Arts Magazine. Art & Photography in Barbados. Free and downloadable to view at your leisure.
October issue of the online Barbados Visual Arts just out.
Plus Arts Listings (below in this same post).
Exhibitions, painters, photographers, art talks, workshops and interviews.
Link here https://issuu.com/…/docs/october_2017_visual_arts_magazine_b
Available for download to view at your own leisure.
This month’s edition features a new pop up gallery, a collaboration between The Grove Gallery and On The Wall Gallery at Limegrove. Curated by Vanita Gopwani Comissiong
” All Things Considered”, group show exhibition at Artsplash Gallery, Hastings. Curated by Lois Crawford
And painter Maria Stanford.
With links to two interviews by Gyal in A Gallery Rhiannon Estwick
Cover graced by Ahmad Desai
Plus many more pages of art, photography, workshops and more.
Please feel free to share this free online magazine .
OCTOBER 2017 ARTS LISTINGS 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 VISUAL ARTS MAGAZINE
Monthly issue of Arts Magazine Barbados just published. Download and view at your leisure.
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‘BARBADOS ARTS EVENTS ‘.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. Updated daily. Link here https://www.facebook.com/groups/175529135827747/
QUEEN’S PARK GALLERY
‘Canada and Barbados-The Art of Collaboration’ exhibition at Queen’s Park Gallery, Queen’s Park. Curated by Janice Whittle. The exhibition opens on Sunday Oct. 1st and closes on Nov.1st.
Artist Talk Oct 7th, 11am-1pm
Highlighting the effect of the journey from Barbados to Canada of local artists who went there either to live or study. There will be various activities during the month in the Gallery, such as readings from Austin Clarke and Artists’ Talks.
Queen’s Park Gallery, Tuesday – Saturday 9am – 4.30pm
427-2345 and 429-3117.
GALLERY OF CARIBBEAN ART
Artist Tracey Williams presents ‘For The Love Of Art’ Group Show at the gallery of Caribbean Art, Speightstown.
Opening reception Sunday 15th, 5pm-8pm.
Exhibition ends November 4th.
Northern Business Centre, Queen Street, Speightstown, St. Peter, Barbados
Mon – Fri, 9.30am – 4.30pm. Sat 9.30am – 2pm (246) 419-0858
ART & CRAFT FUNDRAISER FOR DOMINICA
Art & Craft Fundraiser for Dominica. SAVE THE DATE!
“ONE HEART CARIBBEAN” is an artist led fund raising event for Dominica after Hurricane Maria devastated the island. October 29th, 2017, 12 noon – 5.30pm at the Bellairs’ research Institute, Folkestone, St James.
Curated by Martina Pile Zahles with help from Susan Mahon, Julianne Gill, Rosie Hartmann, Sarah Venable and Corrie Scott.
For more information please contact Martina Pile at 268 6850
CREATIVE TRUTH TO POWER BARBADOS
Creative Truth To Power Barbados Mapping Final Report & Appendices. Take the time to read. Click the link below to download papershttps://www.dropbox.com/…/grdj51…/AACs-Vg9_7FwrpaIkJD0fHXqa…
Mapping Workshop on Wednesday, October 4, please register at http://www.cidabarbados.org. Attendance is free. Space is limited so book now.
Annalee Babb, Allyson Leacock and Mark Elliott report on the CULTURAL AND CREATIVE INDUSTRIES MAPPING REVIEW. Please visit the Creative Truth To Power Facebook page with access to the the final report and appendices for the mapping of Barbados’s creative and cultural industries. Bios may also be found there.
Fresh Milk is excited to welcome US-based filmmaker Chelsea Odufu and German-born visual artist Philipp Pieroth to the platform from Oct 2 – 27. https://freshmilkbarbados.com/…/fresh-milk-welcomes-chelse…/
Website: http://freshmilkbarbados.com 435-1952 or -230-8897
New works by Victoria Silvera at Tandem. Handmade ceramic urchins.
Tandem, The Colonnade Mall ( first floor)Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am – 4pm
Experience the new exhibition and good design by resident Tandem designers and artists, featuring photography, fashion & accessories, homewares, furniture, lighting and spatial accents.
The Colonnade Mall, East Wing, First Floor, Broad Street, Bridgetown, Monday – Saturday 10 am – 4pm and spend time with us and https://www.facebook.com/tandemovement/
246 263 5152 firstname.lastname@example.org
THE BARN ART CENTRE
The Barn Art Centre evening pottery classes Oct – Dec. Tuesday mornings or Thursday evenings for 8 Weeks. Email email@example.com
To see our schedule of activities follow The Barn Art Centre on face book. Link here
“We are offering approximately 650 sq. ft. of space for short term rentals for art and craft related workshops, classes, events, summer camps, yoga, etc., in an old plantation yard at Small Ridge in Christ Church.
Juliana Inniss – 231-0335 Jo Anne Johnson – 253-8702 Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
ON THE WALL GALLERIES
On The Wall Art Gallery Barbados is excited to announce the opening of their The Grove-Pop-Up Art Gallery for the winter season at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre.
Opening Day: October 2nd, 2017 Mon – Sat 10am-2pm and 4pm-6pm
Tel 422 4061
Online album of art at The Grove https://photos.app.goo.gl/lKRpQajUlaHgSxuc2
Website updated with over 60 new pieces of fine art. 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
” All Things Considered”, group show exhibition Fri, Sept 15th – Tues Nov 8th at Artsplash Gallery, Hastings. Exhibition Closes Tuesday 8 November 2017
Featured Artists: Lorna Wilson, Morissa Singh, Cathy Alkins, Cathy Gill, Heather-Dawn Scott, Norma Farmer, Julianne Gill, Juliana Inniss, Arlette St. Hill, Cindy Edghill, Kristine Dear. Curator Lois Crawford.,
Gallery opens Monday to Sunday 8 am to 1 pm tel 233 0517. Artsplash, Hastings
ARTIST ALLIANCE BARBADOS POP UP GALLERY AT NORMAN CENTRE
‘Remnant’ exhibition. Sept 14th – Oct 14th. ‘Remnant’ is an unmanned show located in the deep window on the ground floor of the mall and in the Broad Street show window enhancing the furniture display of Standard Distributors.
Thanks to Oneka Small, Jason Hope and Norma Springer. Art may alos be viewed online here https://bajanart.com/online-ga…/artists-alliance-barbados/…/
Norman Centre continues to support Artists Alliance Barbados. Featuring the work of 17 artists ; Adrian Richards, Azizah Onifa, Courtney Devonish, Darius Etienne, Gharan Burton, Heather Dawn Scott, Hedy Klineman, Heidi Berger, Jason Hope, Jaryd Niles- Morris, Margaret Herbert, Leslie Taylor, Jason hope, Oneka Small, Ras Ilix Hartman, Risée Chaderton-Charles, Samuel Gittens and Sheena Rose
For potential buyers, Jason Hope has placed images and prices on his website www.bajanart.com and contact details for Artists Alliance Barbados are given inside the mall.
BARBADOS PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY
Barbados Photographic Society PHOTOWALK 2017- Historic Garrison Walkabout Saturday, October 7th 2017. 6.30 A.M. We will meet at Pebbles Beach car park, near the Radisson Aquatica, where you will be afforded an opportunity to photograph the horses on the beach and in the water. Ansley will lead off the walk at 7.05a.m.
Barbados Photographic Society ‘Lens Speak’ exhibition recently held at the Barbados Arts Council’s Art Gallery can be viewed through this link
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.
“Only in Our Imagination”, Harlequin Paling “Gallery”, Hastings Main Road ,Barbados. Carifester 2017?
“In the dark of the night, shadows moved furtively and yet at the speed of light and created an impromptu wall of art.” http://www.theneighbourhoodproject.com
THE FRAME & ART COMPANY & GALLERY
‘Summer Show’ group show exhibition at Frame& Art Gallery. July 1st – October31st.
Curated by Kelly Hammack Gibson.
Frame & Art Co. is located in Millhouse Complex, Canewood Rd., St. Michael.
Monday – Fri 8:30am – 4:30pm and Saturday 9am -2pm.
(246) 271-6509 www.frameartco.com
BARBADOS MUSEUM & HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Caribbean Pioneer Artists. FREE entry to exhibition for Barbadians with ID.
The Barbados Museum and Historical Society is pleased to present Caribbean Pioneer Artists, a fringe event for CARIFESTA XIII. Curated by Allison Callender, this exhibition highlights Caribbean pioneer artists in the Museum and National Cultural Foundation collections, with some works having been donated from artists who exhibited as part of CARIFESTA IV in 1981.
Caribbean Pioneer Artists spans from the 1940s – 1990s, and includes pieces by Edna Manley, Karl Broodhagen, Aileen Hamilton, Clifford Hobbs, Llewellyn Xavier, Golde White, Agar, Mary Armstrong, Briggs Clarke, Harold Connell, Francis Garner, Stephen Haweis, Geoffrey Holder, Robert J. Macleod, Rene Martin, James Messiah, Ivan Payne, Norma Talma, Cynthia Villet, Oscar Walkes, Hector Whistler, significant artists who helped shape the visual environment of the Caribbean.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 email@example.com
MORNINGSIDE GALLERY, BARBADOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Morningside Gallery, Barbados Community College, Howell’s Cross Road, St. Michael
Division of Fine Arts, Barbados Community College firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 426-2858, ext.5262
VILLAGE GALLERY at The CRANE
Open Daily 1pm – 9pm Gallery@thecrane| (246) 423 6200| thecrane.com
The Crane Village, The Crane, St Philip For more information call 423-6220 or email email@example.com.
DRIFT ART GALLERY & LOUNGE
Drift is located on the seaside just south of Holetown and is open daily 5pm-midnight.
Drift 432 2808
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
ART CLASSES WITH TRACEY WILLIAMS
#28 Glen Acres, Ellerton, St George
Tel (w) 436-2950 (h)435-0736 (m) 231-6847
BARBADOS ARTS COUNCIL
BAC Gallery Schedule 2017
(Subject to change. Please call the Gallery to confirm)
All Work must be at the gallery 3 days before opening
Sept 25 – Oct 07 Little Gems Group Show
Oct 09 – Oct 28 Dr. Raymond Maughan
Oct 30 – Dec 02 Simply Barbados Group Show
Dec 04 – Jan 6, 2018 BAC 60th Anniversary (Invitation)
The Barbados Arts Council Gallery is available to rent at the rate of $150.00 per week.
(Non Members $300.00) Please apply in writing to the President of the BAC
Barbados Arts Council Gallery, # 2 Pelican Craft Village, Bridgetown, Barbados.(246) 426 4385 firstname.lastname@example.org
XION BARBADOS CREATORS LIME
Xion Barbados for another creator’s lime at Heroes Gamer’s Lounge Oct 14th. Saturday Oct 14th, 5-7:30pm at Heroes Gamer’s Lounge, 1st Ave Bellville. Made for writers, artists, fanboys, fangirls, ANYONE! If you’re an artist, bring some supplies to draw. If you’re a writer, bring supplies to write. Every Second Saturday!!
A great way to sharpen your skills and start building network ties.
Day: We’re proud to have cosplayer supreme Leandra Thompson of Trident Cosplays as our featured model bringing a variety of characters from geek culture to gorgeous life. Also featuring live poetry by wordsmith Robert Gibson, aka Thw Passion Poet.
PAINT & GROOVE WORKSHOPS WITH YASMIN VIZCARRONDO
OCTOPUS Wednesday October 4th at the Barn Art Center in Frere Pilgrim. Bring your drinks and snack to share.We provide ice, cups and plates. 5:30pm -8:30pm. $80 includes art supplies.
ROUGH SEAS Wednesday 18th at the Barn Art Center in Frere Pilgrim. Bring your drinks and snack to share. We provide ice, cups and plates. 5:30pm -8:30pm. $80 includes art supplies.
ROUGH SEAS Monday 30th at Drift . Drinks and food available at the bar. 5:30pm -8:30pm. $80 includes art supplies.
WINDOW TO THE SEA Friday 27th Cove Bay Cafe, Yellow Bird Hotel. 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
$80 includes art supplies, coffee and cake. In this location we paint in small canvases and it’s a maximum of 10 painters.
To reserve click on the link and signup: http://signup.com/go/JfgCyba
CATHY ALKINS WORKSHOPS
August with Cathy Alkins for both adults and children.
234 6113 email@example.com
ERROL BARROW CENTRE FOR CREATIVE IMAGINATION
For further information Tel. (246) 417- 4776 Fax (246) 417-8903
MUSEUM OF PARLIAMENT
The Museum is open on:Mon, Wed, Thurs and Fri from 10am – 4pm
Sat 10am-3pm Guided tours are conducted subject to availability.
Barbadian students with ID have free admission to the Museum. http://www.barbadosparliament.com/page…/show_content/59
ARTS & CRAFTS AT HOLDERS FARMERS MARKET
Every Sunday at the Holders Farmers Market from 9am. – 2pm. www.holdersfarmersmarket.com
Eljodii Studio Gallery. Two Mile Hill, St Michael.
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
Tel. 422 4900, Ext. 5864 firstname.lastname@example.org www.frangipani-art .com
They are all open everyday except Sundays from 9am to 5pm, closed for lunch 1 to 1.30 pm
#17 ART GALLERY
Corrie Scott’s studio/gallery. Original fine art and photography, limited edition lithographs, prints and cards. Tel (246) 424 3965, email: email@example.com for viewing appointment (as Corrie may be out painting or photographing). Website www.corriescott.net
CRAFTS at BIDC
Pelican Craft Centre, Princess Alice Highway, St. Michael. For more information call 427-5350
TIYI BY DESIGN ART JEWELLERY STUDIO
Tues-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm #12 (upstairs) Town Square Mall, Speightstown, St Peter
RAFZA NEHAUL STUDIO/GALLERY
The studio/gallery, 6, Brighton Beach. Open Day Tuesday.
Tel 421 8188 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for viewing
By appointment please contact: Catherine Forter-Chee-A-Tow Curator/Artist
Tel: 246 262 6238 or 246 262 6241 email@example.com
Icil Phillips maintains a wonderful theatre page that many of you may like to join. Very up to date on both local theatre and overseas happenings. Link here https://www.facebook.com/groups/354529934596080/964541386928262/
THE ART HUB
James Fort Building, Hincks Street, Bridgetown, St. Michael. Tel: 436-2950
Monday – Saturday 8.30am – 5.00pm (Easy access to parking by the old Heliport Pad)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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. Tel 573 6904