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‘Bermudian Artist Rise Up’ Panel Discussion

‘Bermudian Artist Rise Up’ Panel Discussion

The Bermudian Artist Rise Up collective [B.A.R.U] will hold a virtual panel discussion about their current projects and advocacies on Saturday, July 18. A spokesperson said, “Who? Brought together in 2010, B.A.R.U [Bermudian Artist Rise Up] is an underground artistic collective made up of members who are visual artists, performers, photographers,... Read more of this article

Photos: Mirrors Student Art & Digital Contest

Photos: Mirrors Student Art & Digital Contest

The Mirrors Programme is holding the fourth annual Art and Digital Competition at Masterworks, with the island’s young artists showcasing their talents. Mirrors Programme Manager Kimberley Jackson stated, “The student art exhibit never fails to provide us with a remarkable display of our youth’s creative and artistic talent. This year the... Read more of this article

Mirrors Programme Honours Volunteers

Mirrors Programme Honours Volunteers

Last Friday [July 3], Attorney-General and Minister of Legal Affairs Kathy Lynn Simmons attended the Mirrors volunteer reception and opening of the Art and Digital Competition held in the Rick Faries Gallery at Masterworks. A government spokesperson said, “At the Mirrors volunteer reception and opening of the fourth annual Art and Digital Competition... Read more of this article

Briana Scott Launches Sip & Paint Cruises

Briana Scott Launches Sip & Paint Cruises

Briana Scott, the Experience Curator for Traveler Charters, has launched a Sip & Paint Cruise service. Ms. Scott told Bernews, “I launched the Sip & Paint Cruise concept a few months ago simply because I thought it would be a creative way to experience Bermuda on the water. “Initially, Covid-19 was an unfortunate setback, but it ultimately... Read more of this article

BNG To Reopen, Appoints New Education Officer

BNG To Reopen, Appoints New Education Officer

The Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] will be reopening on Saturday, July 11th, and has appointed Louisa Bermingham as their new Education Officer. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda National Gallery will reopen its galleries on Saturday, 11th July, following the shelter in place restrictions and the challenges of the Coronavirus pandemic. This gallery... Read more of this article

Harvey Cooper Award Postponed Until October

Harvey Cooper Award Postponed Until October

The application deadline for the Harvey Cooper Award has been postponed until October 16 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Margot Harvey said, “I set up an inter-school art award that was supposed to be launched this year, culminating in a gallery show and online public vote in June. “I have decided to postpone the event until October due to COVID-19.... Read more of this article

Masterworks Museum Re-Opens, Free Entry

Masterworks Museum Re-Opens, Free Entry

The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda is set to reopen on Monday, June 29th, and will be offering free entry to everyone for the entire summer. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda’s art collection will be accessible to the public again. Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art will be offering free entry to visitors for the entire summer and is launching... Read more of this article

Ag Show Holds Judging For Exhibition Art Entries

Ag Show Holds Judging For Exhibition Art Entries

The AG Show Ltd. held its judging yesterday [June 23] for their 2020 Exhibition Art Entries from local school children. “The AG Show Ltd Committee yesterday opted to continue with the judging of 2020 Exhibition, by awarding prizes to dozens of local students who submitted their artwork for the event prior to the Covid-19 Shelter in Place period,”... Read more of this article

Elizabeth Mulderig To Donate Painting To KEMH

Elizabeth Mulderig To Donate Painting To KEMH

Artist Elizabeth Mulderig will donate a painting to the children’s ward at KEMH as an act of “thanking everyone who works on the frontline at the hospital, including first responders.” A spokesperson said, “Elizabeth Mulderig has added a new painting to her Bermuda Wonderland series. She will be donating this painting to the children’s... Read more of this article

BELCO Congratulates Kite Safety Poster Winners

BELCO Congratulates Kite Safety Poster Winners

Bermuda Electric Light Company Limited [BELCO] congratulated the Kite Poster Competition winners. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Electric Light Company Limited [BELCO] congratulates the winners of its annual Kite Safety Poster Competition. P1 and P2 students from schools across Bermuda designed their own posters to reinforce lessons about how to... Read more of this article

Bermuda Arts Centre To Open Virtual Show

Bermuda Arts Centre To Open Virtual Show

The Bermuda Arts Centre is getting set to open their third virtual show titled ‘Summer Open’ on Friday [June 19] at 10.00am. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Arts Centre is excited to announce the opening of their third virtual show, ‘Summer Open’. “Usually, the Arts Centre holds theme-based shows, but for summer, we invite... Read more of this article

Mirrors 4th Student Art & Digital Competition

Mirrors 4th Student Art & Digital Competition

The Mirrors Alumni & Friends Association will be partnering with the Masterworks Foundation, as they host the 4th Annual Student Art & Digital Competition, with the deadline for submissions set for Friday, June 26. A spokesperson said, “Mirrors Alumni & Friends Association is thrilled to once again partner with the Masterworks Foundation... Read more of this article

Photos: Student Art Celebrates Bermuda

Photos: Student Art Celebrates Bermuda

Led by art teacher and children’s book illustrator Patricia Lambert, students at Northlands Primary School recently created artwork via remote learning in order to celebrate Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “While citizens near and far stand in lines awaiting service, students at Northlands Primary School explore their roots and create works... Read more of this article