Tag: Art & artists

BSOA Hosting Multiple Art Exhibitions

BSOA Hosting Multiple Art Exhibitions

The Bermuda Society of Arts is currently hosting three exhibits which will remain open until August 5, with another unique exhibit set to open on August 8, along with another showing of ‘Our History in Hats‘ by Ronnie Cheameau and Donna Pink. The BSOA’s ongoing exhibits, set to remain open until August 5, include: Onions Gallery –... Read more of this article

Masterworks Camp Honours Dying Boy’s Wish

Masterworks Camp Honours Dying Boy’s Wish

In Foxboro, Massachusetts there is a five-year-old boy with an inoperable brain tumour who has one dying wish – to receive birthday cards from all over the world –and young Bermuda students at Masterwork’s summer art camp are helping make that wish a reality. 5 year old Danny Nickerson was diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma... Read more of this article

Family Centre, Chewstick Help Youth Leaders

Family Centre, Chewstick Help Youth Leaders

Three M3 Dellwood graduates have turned their distaste for negative graffiti on bathroom doors into a campaign for positivity, with help from the Family Centre and the Chewstick Foundation helping to make their efforts successful. A spokesperson said, “Sylede’sha Dill, Gershone Tait, and Toschella Trott are M3 Dellwood graduates who got tired... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Arts Centre “Pink” Exhibition

Photos: Bermuda Arts Centre “Pink” Exhibition

The Bermuda Arts Centre is getting set to open its “Pink” exhibit on July 20, 2014 from 5.30pm through 7.30pm, a members’ juried show inspired by Bermuda’s distinct sands that aims to highlight all that is pink on the island. The show will feature works by artists including Diana Higgenbotham, Heidi Cowen, Rick Marson, and Sonia... Read more of this article

Chatterbox Preschool’s Art Auction To Aid BZS

Chatterbox Preschool’s Art Auction To Aid BZS

Students at Chatterbox Preschool have recently been making waves in the art world, thanks to their recent studies about the ocean. The result was a fantastic art auction, featuring art inspired by sea creatures found at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum, and Zoo, and the school chose to donate the funds raised from that auction to the Bermuda Zoological... Read more of this article

‘#WeAreBDA Mural Celebrates Local Vernacular

‘#WeAreBDA Mural Celebrates Local Vernacular

Bermuda Memes and the Chewstick Community Art Program led the painting of a mural this past weekend on the site of the former Canadian Hotel. The brainchild of Bermuda Memes Founder & CEO De’jon Simons, the #WeAreBDA mural celebrates dozens of unique Bermuda sayings. Bermuda Memes asked its social media following to submit their favourite local... Read more of this article

Bermuda Arts Council Scholarship Recipients

Bermuda Arts Council Scholarship Recipients

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs and the Bermuda Arts Council today [July 10] announced the recipients of the Bermuda Arts Council’s annual scholarship grants. The four deserving recipients are currently enrolled or beginning courses of study in the fine arts, performing arts and visual arts. These young people, have through the application... Read more of this article

Canopius Bermuda To Launch Art Initiative

Canopius Bermuda To Launch Art Initiative

The artistic community in Bermuda will soon have new venues to exhibit their works. In this innovative programme, envisioned by CEO Stephen Hartwig, Canopius Bermuda will transform their office walls into a gallery of local artists’ works. The company will stage an opening reception to showcase the collection with each piece offered for sale commission... Read more of this article

Designer Profile: Colleen ‘Nahlijah’ Williams

Designer Profile: Colleen ‘Nahlijah’ Williams

In the seventh of a series of profiles of designers taking part in the Local Designer Showcase, Bernews today spotlights Colleen ‘Nahlijah’ Williams. The Local Designer Showcase is set to be held on July 10, 2014. When asked about her reasons for participating in the Local Designer Showcase, Ms. Williams said, “To be totally honest, I had... Read more of this article

Local Fashion Designer Profile: Regina Simmons

Local Fashion Designer Profile: Regina Simmons

In the sixth of a series of profiles of designers taking part in the Local Designer Showcase, Bernews today spotlights Regina Simmons. The Local Designer Showcase is set to be held on July 10, 2014. When asked about her reasons for participating in the Local Designer Showcase, Ms. Simmons said, “The biggest thing that attracted me to this show... Read more of this article


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