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Twelve Peter Leitner Arts Scholarships Awarded

Twelve Peter Leitner Arts Scholarships Awarded

Now in it’s fifteenth year, The Peter Leitner Arts Scholarship has just awarded twelve scholarships to Bermudian students who have chosen a career in the arts. Recipients this year included:Eryn Beach – Trinity Laban, BA [Hons] in Contemporary Dance Kioshi Burgess – Musicians Institute, LA, Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance Ravi Cannonier-Watson... Read more of this article

Exhibit Highlights History Of Friendly Societies

Exhibit Highlights History Of Friendly Societies

The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art has recently opened a new gallery exhibit showcasing a unique and fascinating slice of Bermuda history. Bermuda Friendly Societies – A Cultural and Historical Exhibition opened to a large audience in the Rick Faries Gallery on Friday night. Those in attendance included Minister Pat Gordon Pamplin, Dame Jennifer... Read more of this article

Ayo-Oluwa Salawu Wins BSOA Bursary Award

Ayo-Oluwa Salawu Wins BSOA Bursary Award

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA] announced that Ayo-Oluwa Salawu has been awarded the 2016 BSOA Bursary Award in the amount of $5,000. The BSOA said, “Ayo-Oluwa is dedicated to design and is pursuing a joint degree programme – Beng [Hons] in Architecture and Environmental Engineering in the Department of Architecture and Built Environment,... Read more of this article

Artists Encouraged To Submit Public Art Ideas

Artists Encouraged To Submit Public Art Ideas

The City of Hamilton is calling on artists throughout Bermuda to submit ideas for public art as the City prepares for another City Arts Festival. “After successful installations and a well-attended event last year, the City of Hamilton will once again commission up to five works of art within its boundaries,” a spokesperson said. “The... Read more of this article

BSoA To Open Two New Exhibits On Friday

BSoA To Open Two New Exhibits On Friday

The Bermuda Society of Arts will open two new exhibits on Friday, August 5, with a free opening reception to be held from 5.00pm to 7.00pm and the exhibitions to continue until Tuesday, August 23. Regarding the ‘KBB Trash Art’ exhibit, a spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Society of Arts presents our annual art show created entirely from... Read more of this article

TROIKA To Perform “The Color Purple” Musical

TROIKA To Perform “The Color Purple” Musical

TROIKA Bermuda will be performing their “Work In Progress #6” musical production of “The Color Purple” starting on Wednesday August 24th, 2016 at 7:30pm at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts. The production will run from August 24th – 27th and performances will be 7:30pm nightly. A spokesperson said, “TROIKA Bermuda... Read more of this article

Puppet-Making Workshop This Saturday At BSOA

Puppet-Making Workshop This Saturday At BSOA

On Saturday, July 16th the Bermuda Society of Arts will host a Puppet-Making Workshop with Bermudian puppeteer Alex Winfield. The workshop will start at 10.30am and run till 2pm [3.5 hours]. The workshop is recommended for children aged 7-12. The workshop is $25 per child [an accompanying adult can attend free]. Adults who wish to attend solo are also... Read more of this article

Xpressions Bermuda Offering Summer Art Club

Xpressions Bermuda Offering Summer Art Club

Xpressions Bermuda is is getting set to launch their first Summer Art Club, dubbed ‘Art | Design | Mindfulness,’ for the month of August for children ranging from pre-teens to teens at Chatmore Preparatory School, Windreach. A spokesperson said, “Xpressions is happy to launch it’s very first Art Club exclusively for pre-teens,... Read more of this article

Dockyard Glass Fusion Studio Offering Classes

Dockyard Glass Fusion Studio Offering Classes

A glass fusion studio – dubbed studio8.glass – that recently opened within the Glassworks at Dockyard is offering a unique way for locals and visitors to learn glass fusion and make artistic glass pieces. A spokesperson said, “The business was set up in 2015. It started off in a small room in a warehouse offering weekend classes to... Read more of this article

‘Drawing Perception’ Workshop With Nick Silk

‘Drawing Perception’ Workshop With Nick Silk

Masterworks is getting set to present an adult art workshop with Nick Silk dubbed ‘Drawing Perception.’ The workshop promises to “improve your drawing by changing the way you see and think.” The workshop will be held on July 10 from 2.00pm to 4.00pm, costing $100 for members and $125 for non-members, with all materials included. To... Read more of this article

‘Art With A Twist’ Workshop With Adrienne Smatt

‘Art With A Twist’ Workshop With Adrienne Smatt

Masterworks is getting set to present an adult art workshop with Adrienne Smatt dubbed ‘Art with a Twist.’ The workshop will be available on July 12 or 26 from 6.30pm to 9.00pm, featuring unique cocktails crafted by Twisted Spoon. The event poster says, “Join Adrienne Smatt on July 12th or 26th for an Adult Art Workshop featuring Oils.... Read more of this article

BSoA To Open Two New Exhibits On July 1st

BSoA To Open Two New Exhibits On July 1st

Two new exhibits will open at the Bermuda Society of Art [BSoA] on Friday, July 1 from 5.00pm to 7.00pm, including work by Robert Bassett and Rochelle Duncan and a number of the Society’s member artists. A spokesperson said, “This Friday, July 1, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm, the BSoA will host an opening reception for ‘Rhythm of the Hue’... Read more of this article

Video: Reception Features TeamBDA Body Art

Video: Reception Features TeamBDA Body Art

The Bermuda Fashion Festival recently hosted a cocktail reception at the Elbow Beach Ocean Terrace, with the reception featuring local body painting artists, members from the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Team Bermuda and Bermuda Fashion Festival models. The models from Bermuda’s Red Bull America’s Cup Youth team were Owen Siese, Ceci Wollmann,... Read more of this article