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BSG Security Firm Mural Is Out Of This World

BSG Security Firm Mural Is Out Of This World

A mural celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing can be seen on the premises of the Bermuda Security Group, thanks to a project launched in partnership with the Bermuda Society of Arts and local schools. A spokesperson said, “When the Bermuda Security Group [BSG] was founded in 1969, the world was abuzz with the breakneck... Read more of this article

Launch Of Black Pony Gallery On Artsy

Launch Of Black Pony Gallery On Artsy

Former executive director of Bermuda National Gallery, now independent Curator & Consultant, Lisa Howie announced the launch of Black Pony Gallery on Artsy. Artsy.net is an online, free-access platform that showcases art galleries, art fairs and auctions from around the world; a virtual marketplace that connects to millions of global art collectors. Ms... Read more of this article

Skyport To Hold Briefing Session On Artist RFP

Skyport To Hold Briefing Session On Artist RFP

Skyport and Aecon Airport will be holding a briefing session on Thursday, July 18 for artists interested in displaying artwork in the new passenger terminal building. The session will be held at Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA] in City Hall at 12noon. During the session, organisers will go into further detail of the Public Art Request for Proposal [RFP],... Read more of this article

Local Artist Paints Johnnie Walker Statue

Local Artist Paints Johnnie Walker Statue

Burrows Lightbourn recently presented a Johnnie Walker statue painted by local artist Jaylaka Jayathunga, with the piece to be placed at Masterworks. A spokesperson said, “We at Burrows Lightbourn are proud to present a locally adapted and completed Johnnie Walker statue, painted by local artist Jaylaka Jayathunga. The statue is approximately six... Read more of this article

Video: Airport Seeking Talented Local Artists

Video: Airport Seeking Talented Local Artists

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the search for work by local artists to be displayed in the new passenger terminal building. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “If you’re an artist... Read more of this article

Four BSOA Exhibits To Open On July 5th

Four BSOA Exhibits To Open On July 5th

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA] will be hosting an opening reception for four new exhibits on Friday [July 5] from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Society of Arts is pleased to announce… Four New Exhibits Opening Friday July 5, 2019 5 pm – 7 pm. Onions Gallery: “Summer Members Show” “The annual Summer Members... Read more of this article

Skyport & Aecon Call For Bermudian Artwork

Skyport & Aecon Call For Bermudian Artwork

Bermuda Skyport and Aecon Airport Constructors are calling for Bermudian artists to submit works of art to be displayed in the new passenger terminal building scheduled to open in the summer of 2020. A Request for Proposal [RFP] was issued today [June 27] with a concept submission date of September 4, 2019 and organisers are seeking:To identify local... Read more of this article

BNG Lecture Series To Feature Claire Gilman

BNG Lecture Series To Feature Claire Gilman

The Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] Lecture Series will be featuring Claire Gilman on Thursday [June 27] to give a visual presentation on drawing, with a reception at 5.30pm and the lecture itself beginning at 6.00pm. The event poster says, “Claire Gilman will give a visual presentation on drawing, a medium that is constantly evolving and expanding... Read more of this article

BNG Lecture Series To Feature Jacqueline Alma

BNG Lecture Series To Feature Jacqueline Alma

The Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] Lecture Series will be featuring local and international artist Jacqueline Alma on Thursday, June 20. The event poster says, “The Bermuda National Gallery are delighted to announce as part of the BNG Art Lecture Series a presentation by local/international artist Jacqueline Alma.”“Jacqueline’s dynamic... Read more of this article

Ian Macdonald-Smith Launches New Book

Ian Macdonald-Smith Launches New Book

The pre-publication launch of Ian Macdonald-Smith’s latest book Watercolours in a Second is offering Bermuda residents the opportunity to purchase the various editions of the upcoming book for a 20% discount before international crowdfunding takes place. A spokesperson said, “Watercolours in a Second is a book of 250 abstract photographs of... Read more of this article

Local Artists Featured In Government Buildings

Local Artists Featured In Government Buildings

Eight more Bermudian artists now have their work featured in Government buildings as part of the “Public Art Project in Government Buildings” project, with the public now able to enjoy artwork by Kyle James, Rachel Little, Dejon Simmons, Ivan Outerbridge, Guilden M. Gilbert, Gherdai Hassell, Lulu Hedstrom and Zoë Dyson. A Government spokesperson... Read more of this article

‘Pink’ Exhibit Set To Open On June 14

‘Pink’ Exhibit Set To Open On June 14

An exhibit titled ‘Pink’ will open at Gallery One Seventeen in Hamilton on Friday [June 14], with the works to remain on display at the Bermuda Arts Centre through August. A spokesperson said, “This is a Bermuda Arts Centre’s members show, and work in all media with pink as the theme will be on display and for sale. When you... Read more of this article

Minister Supports Local Artists At Launch Event

Minister Supports Local Artists At Launch Event

Last Friday [May 31] members of Bermuda’s creative community celebrated the website launch of The Creative Catalogue, with music, spoken word, design, dance, art displays and more. Hosted by the Department of Community and Cultural Affairs and held at the Blue Waters Angler’s Club, the event showcased some of Bermuda’s top artists and next generation... Read more of this article