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New Studio Offering UV, QR Tattoos & More

New Studio Offering UV, QR Tattoos & More

[Written by Stephen Wright] James Barbosa says he was hooked on tattoos well before he first stepped foot in a studio, sat in a chair and watched in awe as an artist inserted inedible ink into his skin. He was turning 22 years old and marking the occasion by having a tattoo of a lion wearing a crown inked onto his left arm. His love for tattoos has... Read more of this article

Deadline Set For Harvey Cooper Art Contest

Deadline Set For Harvey Cooper Art Contest

The Harvey Cooper Award Student Competition announced its deadline for the annual inter-school art competition this year, with students invited to enter by November 28th. A spokesperson said, “The Harvey Cooper Award is an island-wide inter-school art competition for students aged 12 to 19 with prize money ranging from $100 to $1,000. All artwork... Read more of this article

Gallery Collaboration Features Artist Niels Reyes

Gallery Collaboration Features Artist Niels Reyes

Black Pony Gallery is collaborating with Maxima Gallery in Havana, Cuba to feature artist Niels Reyes. A spokesperson said, “Black Pony Gallery is pleased to announce a collaboration with Maxima Gallery in Havana, Cuba. For the first time, each gallery will simultaneously present a new group of oil paintings by talented Cuban artist Niels Reyes.... Read more of this article

Demco Creates Floral Tribute For The Queen

Demco Creates Floral Tribute For The Queen

Demco used their artistic talents to create a floral tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II. Demco posted the photos online below, saying, “In honour of Her Majesty, Demco Devonshire and Demco To Go on Church Street will be closed on Monday, 19th September. This stunning tribute was created with passion by our talented senior florist Dustin using... Read more of this article

Arts Centre To Open New Shows This Sunday

Arts Centre To Open New Shows This Sunday

The Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard will open new shows this Sunday [Sept 18]. A spokesperson said, “It all starts in Dockyard at 10:00am on September 18. Join the Plein Air painters as they capture Dockyard from 10:00am to 12:00pm. All completed work will be brought back into the Arts Centre at 12:00pm and will be for sale. Meet the artists and enjoy... Read more of this article

Sandcastle Crown & Corgi To Honour Queen

Sandcastle Crown & Corgi To Honour Queen

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II in a uniquely Bermudian way, creating a sand sculpture depicting a corgi beside a crown. The Queen, who died Thursday at the age of 96, is reported to have had four dogs, two of whom are Pembroke Welsh corgis, Muick and Sandy. The Queen’s passion for corgis dated back to her... Read more of this article

BNT Launches Student Art Competition

BNT Launches Student Art Competition

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] and Sompo International are inviting students to explore ‘Bermuda roots’ through art. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda National Trust is pleased to announce the launch of its second Student Art Competition, sponsored by Sompo International.” Karen Border, Executive Director, said, “We are delighted... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Sandcastle Contest

Photos, Video & 360: Sandcastle Contest

The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition took place on Saturday [Sept 3] at Horseshoe Bay Beach, with a wide array of examples of sand art on display for spectators and sculptors alike to enjoy. A video, photo gallery and 360° panorama is below, and we will update with the full results as available. Related... Read more of this article

‘Finders Keepers’ Opening On September 9

‘Finders Keepers’ Opening On September 9

Masterworks Museum will be hosting an opening reception for a show titled ‘Finders Keepers’ on Friday, September 9th from 5.30pm to 7.00pm. A spokesperson said, “This fall, artist Jon Legere invites you to play a game. Opening Friday, September 9th in the Masterworks Museums Rick Faries Gallery is ‘Finders Keepers,’ a collection... Read more of this article

Princess Named For “Magnificent Art Collection”

Princess Named For “Magnificent Art Collection”

The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has been named by Historic Hotels Worldwide as having one of 2022′s top 25 “most magnificent art collections.” A spokesperson said, “Many of the hotels highlighted here exhibit the most magnificent art collections found at historic hotels, and many are committed to supporting art movements and... Read more of this article

Photos: Public Art Project In Govt Buildings

Photos: Public Art Project In Govt Buildings

Recently, Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport Dr. Ernest Peets recognized 16 Bermudian artists whose work is featured in Government buildings as part of the “Public Art Project in Government Buildings”. A Government spokesperson said, “The public will recall that the initiative was announced in the 2018 Throne Speech. The Department of Culture... Read more of this article

Sign Up For The Sandcastle Contest On Sept 3

Sign Up For The Sandcastle Contest On Sept 3

The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition will be held on Saturday, September 3 at Horseshoe Bay Beach, and people are welcome to sign up to take part in the fun event which offers an array of prizes. A spokesperson said, “This the big family event you have been waiting all summer for on Horseshoe Bay beach. The organizers of the competition were... Read more of this article

Hassell’s ‘World Reimagined’ Art Globe In UK

Hassell’s ‘World Reimagined’ Art Globe In UK

A large globe art piece by Bermudian Gherdai Hassell is on display in England as part of the ‘World Reimagined’ programme, which will see the globes on display until October, and then auctioned to raise funds to support “organisations across the UK that work to make racial justice a reality.” Over 100 globes have been created... Read more of this article