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Controversy Over Removal Of Artwork In City

Controversy Over Removal Of Artwork In City

[Updated] Both the artist and Corporation of Hamilton have spoken out about the removal of a mural in the City, with the City saying as the art “strayed from criteria” they “made the regretful decision to paint over the work so that it does not violate City policy and set a precedent going forward,” while the artist who painted... Read more of this article

BNG Appoints New Director Peter Lapsley

BNG Appoints New Director Peter Lapsley

The Trustees of the Bermuda Fine Art Trust announced that Mr. Peter Lapsley has been selected as the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] new Executive Director. “Educated at Saltus Grammar School and St. Francis Xavier University, Canada, Lapsley’s visual arts career spans over fifteen years in Bermuda and New York, including five years as Director... Read more of this article

Art Opening Of “Black & White” On Sunday

Art Opening Of “Black & White” On Sunday

The Bermuda Arts Centre will be hosting the opening of their “Black and White” show on Sunday [Sept 16] from 5.30pm to 7.00pm at their Dockyard Gallery. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Arts Centre invites everyone to their opening of “Black and White” at their Dockyard Gallery this coming Sunday [September 16] from 5:30 to... Read more of this article

Postcards From Bermuda Artwork Unveiled

Postcards From Bermuda Artwork Unveiled

A collaboration between British Airways and Hamilton Princess & Beach Club resulted in a new art piece featuring Bermudians by photographer Alistair Morrison. Mr. Morrison photographed fourteen Bermudians for the art piece, entitled, An Island’s Legacy – Postcards from Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Distinguished portrait photographer,... Read more of this article

Photos: Inmates Create Art For Car Park

Photos: Inmates Create Art For Car Park

Over the past three years the City Art Festival, under the auspices of the City of Hamilton, has focused on beautifying various areas in Hamilton in a concerted effort to live up to the mandate of being a ‘vibrant’ City. More than a dozen art installations have popped up around the City with the latest one going up in the Cavendish car park, featuring... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Annual Sandcastle Competition

Photos & Video: Annual Sandcastle Competition

[Updated with photos] A turtle, Bermuda house, moongate, and mermaid were among the works of art that graced the sand of Horseshoe Bay Beach today [Sept 1] as the Bermuda Sandcastle competition was held, with participants showcasing their creativity on the popular Southampton beach. We will update as able with the results and a photo gallery, and in... Read more of this article

Princess, Mosher, Oil Sponsor Sandcastle Event

Princess, Mosher, Oil Sponsor Sandcastle Event

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club and Alexandra Mosher Studio Jewellery today [Aug 20] announced their joint title sponsorship of the 2018 Bermuda Sandcastle Competition, with additional sponsorship provided by the Oil Group of Companies and beverage donations provided by John Barritt & Sons. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition, which takes place... Read more of this article

Vanessa Turner Solo Exhibition ‘Roots To Royalty’

Vanessa Turner Solo Exhibition ‘Roots To Royalty’

The “Roots To Royalty” Vanessa Turner Fine Art is set to open on Friday, September 21st at Bermuda Society of Arts Edinburgh Gallery at City Hall in Hamilton, with the show set to run until October 16th. Ms Turner’s website states, “It’s been 5 years since my last solo exhibition. So it’s time to do it again, bigger… better and... Read more of this article

Carlo Santan Art Featured In The Cabinet Office

Carlo Santan Art Featured In The Cabinet Office

The piece ‘Distorted Love’ by Bermudian artist Carlo Santan will now hang in the Cabinet Office, Premier David Burt said. Premier Burt tweeted the photos below, saying: “The Bermuda Government supports Bermudian artists in their passion. The piece ‘Distorted Love’ by talented artist Carlo Santan Artistry will now hang in the Cabinet Office.... Read more of this article

Zoe Hedstrom Wins Masterworks Twizy Contest

Zoe Hedstrom Wins Masterworks Twizy Contest

Zoe Hedstrom created the winning design in the Current Vehicles and Masterworks Twizy Design Competition, with the artist saying her inspiration for the “design came from Charles Demuth and Albert Gleizes – two artists in Masterworks’ fabulous permanent collection.” Masterworks said, “Since 2017, Bermuda’s roads have been... Read more of this article

Video: Art Exhibition Features Vernon Clarke

Video: Art Exhibition Features Vernon Clarke

Former Bermuda prison officer Vernon Clarke is having a retrospective exhibition at the Bermuda Society of Arts which is on until Tuesday, July 24th.Otto Trott explained, “Vernon Clarke is a former Bermuda prison officer who studied art in England. He was in the British military before he came to Bermuda. He is having a retrospective exhibition... Read more of this article

Chameau & Dismont Chosen For Legacy Project

Chameau & Dismont Chosen For Legacy Project

World-renowned portrait photographer, Alistair Morrison, has returned to the island to continue taking photographs for the “Bermudian Legacy” project and photograph the Bermudians chosen by the public vote. Alistair Morrison photographing Ronnie Chameau at Carter HouseFollowing a request that the public nominate outstanding Bermudians, there has... Read more of this article

Graphic Design Show From July 27 To August 21

Graphic Design Show From July 27 To August 21

SJD World is partnering with the Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA] and Bermuda Blue Printing to put on a Graphic Design Show, with opening night set for Friday, July 27 from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. A spokesperson said, “We have partnered with BSOA and Bermuda Blue Printing to put on a Graphic Design Show on July 27th and we are actively trying to get as many... Read more of this article