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Art Exhibit To Showcase Bessie Gray’s Works

Art Exhibit To Showcase Bessie Gray’s Works

In celebration of Bermuda Heritage Month, the Chubb Gallery and the Bermuda National Trust have partnered to showcase a collection of Bessie Gray’s watercolours and poetry. “Born in 1854, Bessie Gray was one of Bermuda’s first female artists. It is believed that Miss Gray was untrained but it is possible that she was tutored by Edward James,... Read more of this article

Video: Hamilton Princess Unveils New Sculpture

Video: Hamilton Princess Unveils New Sculpture

The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today [May 5] announces the installation of a new sculpture on public display by contemporary artist KAWS titled “At This Time”. The sculpture features the artist’s signature Companion figure with his head leaning back and both hands covering his eyes. Made of wood, the artwork is more than six metres tall.... Read more of this article

Photo Exhibition To Highlight Island’s Butterflies

Photo Exhibition To Highlight Island’s Butterflies

The Bermuda Society of Arts is getting set to open a photo exhibition highlighting the island’s butterflies, with the grand opening of ‘Flying Flowers’ by Ras Mykkal to be held on Friday, May 6. The event will be held from 5.00pm to 7.00pm, including a book signing, with the exhibition to remain available through May 31 at the Edinburgh... Read more of this article

‘Pop In, Pop Up’ Art Gallery Opening On May 6

‘Pop In, Pop Up’ Art Gallery Opening On May 6

A new pop-up art gallery is set to open on the island, with the ‘Pop Up Pop In’ Art Gallery to hold its opening night on Friday, May 6. The opening will take place from 5.30pm to 7.00pm at 24 Bermudiana Road, with the gallery expected to remain open for three weeks. A spokesperson said, “Ruth Vallis and Nicky Gurret have over the last... Read more of this article

“Spring Into Arts” To Showcase Students’ Talent

“Spring Into Arts” To Showcase Students’ Talent

The Department of Education will present a special show featuring students in the performing and visual arts on Friday, April 22 at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for Performing Arts. “Spring into the Arts is a showcase for Bermuda’s talented young performers and artists,” a spokesperson said. “This year Spring into the Arts will be... Read more of this article

Arts Centre To Open ‘Art Of Craft’ On Sunday

Arts Centre To Open ‘Art Of Craft’ On Sunday

The Bermuda Arts Centre is getting set to open its ‘Art of Craft’ show on Sunday [Apr 17], featuring work from local crafters in order to “celebrate and show off the amazing talent that lies in the creation of crafts.” The show will open from 3.30pm to 5.30pm, with Dr. Edwin Smith to be on hand to sign copies of his newly released... Read more of this article

Rower Shelley Pearson To Attend Art Opening

Rower Shelley Pearson To Attend Art Opening

Select Palette Art is getting set to present the opening of ‘Vibrant Essence,’ a solo show by artist Susan A. Pearson at Common Ground in Hamilton. The opening will be held tomorrow [Apr 15] from 5.00pm to 7.00pm, with the artist’s daughter, Olympic-qualifying rower Shelley Pearson, to attend. Sponsored by C&A Perez and Goslings... Read more of this article

Photos: BSoA Holds Annual Schools Art Show

Photos: BSoA Holds Annual Schools Art Show

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSoA] wrapped up its 51st Annual Schools Art Show for middle and senior students yesterday [Apr 5], with a number of unique and interesting pieces on display. The BSoA website said, “For the past 51 years, the Ministry of Education has sponsored the Art exhibition for the local children & youth from government... Read more of this article

BBC News: When Opportunity Washes Ashore

BBC News: When Opportunity Washes Ashore

[Written by Adrienne Smatt, Bermuda Broadcasting Co.] A St. George’s woman who once struggled in a job that paid $11 an hour has turned her life around by creating a lucrative jewellery business. Tara Cassidy came up with the idea three years ago while stuck working in what she saw as a dead-end job as a tour guide. She found a sea fan [a type of... Read more of this article

Arts Centre To Hold ‘Mastering Light’ Workshop

Arts Centre To Hold ‘Mastering Light’ Workshop

The Bermuda Art Centre is getting set to hold a PleinAir workshop for oil and acrylic painters titled ‘Mastering Light,’ with attendees using the settings of Dockyard and St. George’s in order to learn to better “capture the bold shadows and reflections of Bermuda’s light.” The workshop, lead by Rhona Emmerson, will be... Read more of this article

Troika Auditions For “The Color Purple” Musical

Troika Auditions For “The Color Purple” Musical

Troika Bermuda is getting set to hold casting auditions for ‘The Color Purple, The Musical about Love,’ to be held at the CedarBridge Academy Dance Studio. A dance audition will be held at 12.00pm on Saturday, April 2, with an open call at 2.30pm; call backs will be held on Sunday, April 3. All auditioners must attend with a headshot and... Read more of this article

2016 BELCO Bird Poster Competition Winners

2016 BELCO Bird Poster Competition Winners

Michael Schrah, a year one student at Warwick Academy, is the 2016 grand prize winner of the BELCO Bird Kite Safety Poster Competition. Michael and his class were invited to BELCO Headquarters where BELCO Bird presented him with a $500 donation to benefit his class.  He also received a hand-crafted Bermuda kite made by BELCO Fitter Apprentice, Corrie... Read more of this article

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