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“Why Is Art Important To Early Development?”

“Why Is Art Important To Early Development?”

The Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] will be hosting a free community presentation titled “Why is Art Important to Early Development?” on Wednesday, October 25 from 12.30pm to 1.30pm at BNG on the second floor of City Hal. The event poster says, “This panel presentation will explore the results from the BNG’s assessment of the Early Years... Read more of this article

“Our History In Hats” Book Launch On Oct 27

“Our History In Hats” Book Launch On Oct 27

Donna Pink and Ronnie Chameau will be launching a book titled “Our History In Hats, Foliage To Fashion” on Friday, October 27 at the Bermuda Society of Arts in City Hall, with the associated exhibition set to run until Tuesday, November 14. A spokesperson said, “After receiving many questions about how the hats were made and where they could... Read more of this article

Masterworks To Host Shopping Craft Fair

Masterworks To Host Shopping Craft Fair

Masterworks is inviting the public to attend their annual One Stop Shopping Event on Saturday, November 4th from 10.00am to 3.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Masterworks Museum will be hosting our annual One Stop Shopping November 4th 10am-3pm in our main gallery. “Come out and support our local community by purchasing one of a kind gifts. For the... Read more of this article

Three Exhibits Currently Showing At BSoA

Three Exhibits Currently Showing At BSoA

There are three exhibits currently showing at the Bermuda Society of Arts [BSoA], including ‘MASKulinity,’ ‘Molly Smith Goes West,’ and ‘Here There and Everywhere.’ A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Society of Arts is pleased to announce three exhibits currently showing. “MASKulinity/Fall Members show features... Read more of this article

Charman Art Prize Awarded To Alia Hamza

Charman Art Prize Awarded To Alia Hamza

Alia Hamza has been awarded this year’s Charman Prize for her mixed media copper and glass piece The Other. Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art hosted the Grand Opening of the exhibition on Friday [October 13]. The biennial award is open to local artists based in Bermuda and Bermudians abroad and is intended to exhibit artwork inspired by Bermuda as... Read more of this article

Bermuda Quilters’ Guild To Hold Show On Oct 27

Bermuda Quilters’ Guild To Hold Show On Oct 27

The Bermuda Quilters’ Guild will be holding a show of members’ work on Friday October 27 from 11am to 6pm and Saturday October 28 from 10am to 5pm at the St. Mary’s Church Hall in Warwick. Along with the show of quilts and quilted items there will be quilting demonstrations and items for sale. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Quilters’... Read more of this article

Local Photographer Highlights Island Online

Local Photographer Highlights Island Online

Tristan Kermode, a 22-year-old ‘content creator’ born and raised in Bermuda, has recently turned to Instagram to promote his work. The photographer regularly shares vibrant images and videos of Bermuda with his thousands of followers. “I would say Instagram is probably the most important part of what I do,” Tristan told Bernews.... Read more of this article

Davy Jones Locker Show To Open October 8

Davy Jones Locker Show To Open October 8

“Davy Jones Locker,” a Juried Members’ show, is set to open on Sunday, October 8 from 5.30pm to 7.00pm at the Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard. A spokesperson said, “Davy Jones Locker” was given to our Member Artists as the theme for our upcoming show this Sunday. “The show name is an idiom for the bottom of the sea, so we were looking... Read more of this article

Plein Air Festival Set To Begin On November 11

Plein Air Festival Set To Begin On November 11

The second Bermuda Plein Air Festival and exhibition will be held from Saturday, November 11 to Saturday, November 18 with international and local participants. A spokesperson said, “We are delighted to announce the second Bermuda Plein Air Festival, with International and local participants, to be held from November 11 – 18th, 2017. “As this... Read more of this article

Charman Prize Art Opening At Masterworks

Charman Prize Art Opening At Masterworks

Nurturing young talent along with showcasing more established artists is part of what makes the bi-annual Charman Prize such a unique event. In keeping with the tradition of inspiring young artists John Charman, sponsor and patron of the Prize, has donated art kits to be handed out to the first 50 children [age 5 to 14] that attend the opening of the... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Society Of Arts Exhibition

Photos: Bermuda Society Of Arts Exhibition

The Bermuda Society of Arts is offering two exhibitions, the BSoA Invitational which is a collaborative showing of artists who BSoA selected for a special showcase of their works. Artists and works include, Peter Lapsley’s Insula series in Metalicised Mylar; Manuel Palacio plein aire series using Oil on Canvas; Jennifer Piper’s work in oil paint,... Read more of this article

“Reflections Of Bermuda” Student Art Contest

“Reflections Of Bermuda” Student Art Contest

Yesterday the Minister of Social Development and Sports Zane DeSilva presented awards to the winners of Mirrors’ 10th year anniversary student art competition, “Reflections of Bermuda”. The focus of the competition was Bermuda’s cultural symbols, its way of life, neighborhoods and its people. More than 100 pieces of art were displayed for... Read more of this article

“Masterworks Is Going Green” Fundraiser

“Masterworks Is Going Green” Fundraiser

The “Masterworks Is Going Green” fundraiser will be held at The Loren Hotel on Saturday, October 14th, with proceeds set to go towards helping make the museum more environmentally friendly.A spokesperson said, “Masterworks Museum is Going Green! Our Contemporaries Party sponsored by Goslings will be hosted at The Loren Hotel, October... Read more of this article