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BNG Appoints Susan Monkman As Treasurer

BNG Appoints Susan Monkman As Treasurer

Susan Monkman has been appointed to the Board of Trustees of the Bermuda National Gallery as Treasurer. Gary Phillips, Chairman of BNG said: “For the past two and a half years years, the finances of the Bermuda National Gallery have been under the competent stewardship of Mr. Joel Whitehurst who now passes the baton over to Ms Sue Monkman who was... Read more of this article

Xpressions To Host Intensive Arts Mentorship

Xpressions To Host Intensive Arts Mentorship

Xpressions is getting set to host an eight-week Intensive Arts Mentorship for teens aged 13-15 years. A spokesperson said, “Teens, this summer it’s all about you. Xpressions typically offer summer camps to children aged 5-12 years. This summer we are seeking to service teens aged 13-15 years by hosting an Intensive Arts Mentorship for eight weeks. “A... Read more of this article

Masterworks To Feature Artist Phoebe Hughes

Masterworks To Feature Artist Phoebe Hughes

“Bermudiana” — the latest Masterworks Exhibition which features Bermudian artist Phoebe Hughes in her first solo show — opens this Friday [June 17] at 5.30pm. The Exhibition will run for 3 weeks closing on July 12th. The Masterworks Museum is hosting Ms Hughes’ new paintings at the Rick Faries Gallery. and the recent winner of the... Read more of this article

BELCO Kite Safety Poster Competition Winners

BELCO Kite Safety Poster Competition Winners

BELCO announced the winners of the annual Kite Safety Poster Campaign, with 5-year-old Lyric Davis-Marshall, 5-year-old Cait Kirwan and 6-year-old Messiah Baker all earning prizes. A spokesperson said, “The competition, now in its 33rd year, was open to Primary 1 and Primary 2 students and more than 100 posters were received. “The Best Overall... Read more of this article

MSA Launch ‘Bermuda Blue’ Virtual Art Auction

MSA Launch ‘Bermuda Blue’ Virtual Art Auction

Mount Saint Agnes Academy is launching their Virtual Art Auction, with all artwork being display at Brew coffee house on Front Street and online bidding now open. A spokesperson said, “MSA is excited once again to be launching their Virtual Art Auction. All artwork is on display at Brew coffee house on Front Street from May 22nd – June 5th. This... Read more of this article

BACD’s ‘Shadows’ Show Opening On Friday

BACD’s ‘Shadows’ Show Opening On Friday

The Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard will open a show titled ‘Shadows’ on Friday [June 3]. A spokesperson said, “We are excited to invite the public to our opening of ‘Shadows’ this Friday, June 3 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. “The show is being held at Waterville, Bermuda National Trust’s headquarters, Foot of the Lane, Paget. “We... Read more of this article

[Un]Traditional And Bermuda: Land, Sea & Stone

[Un]Traditional And Bermuda: Land, Sea & Stone

Masterworks Museum has opened two Permanent Collection Exhibitions – “[Un]Traditional” and “Bermuda: Land, Sea & Stone” – that they say showcases Bermuda “from traditional and untraditional perspectives.” A spokesperson said, “The Masterworks Museum’s Permanent Collection has always been focused on collecting... Read more of this article

Art Exhibition Raises $30K For KBB & BNG

Art Exhibition Raises $30K For KBB & BNG

Local artist Meredith Andrews has donated $30,000 to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] through proceeds from her recent art exhibition highlighting the impacts of modern living on ocean pollution. A spokesperson said, “In 2021, Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] were looking to collaborate... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sandcastle Contest Offer Workshops

Bermuda Sandcastle Contest Offer Workshops

The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition will be held on Saturday, September 3rd at Horseshoe Bay Beach, and the free workshops and tutorials will be held in advance. A look at this year’s Sandcastle competitionThe event poster says, “Bermuda Sandcastle Competition Horseshoe Bay Beach Sat, Sep 3rd, 2022. 2022 Space is LimitedPlease go to... Read more of this article

Art+Tech Programme Scholarships Available

Art+Tech Programme Scholarships Available

The Bermuda National Gallery with the support of Centennial Bermuda Foundation are offering needs based scholarships for the Art+Tech Summer Camp programme. A spokesperson said, “Recognizing the importance of art education in developing critical thinking skills, confidence and teamwork, Bermuda National Gallery with the generous support of Centennial... Read more of this article

TABS Partners With Shanna Hollis For New Print

TABS Partners With Shanna Hollis For New Print

Continuing their tradition of collaborating with Bermudian artists, local clothing designer TABS has partnered with Shanna Hollis on their newest release of award-winning swimwear called Gotta’ Go Town, with a percentage of sales going toward art bursaries for Kaleidoscope’s Summer program. A spokesperson said, “Ms. Hollis, who is an art teacher... Read more of this article

Henry Ward Paints Portrait Of Dr Wingate

Henry Ward Paints Portrait Of Dr Wingate

On Saturday [May 7] a dedication event was held at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo to present Dr. David Wingate with a portrait, painted by local artist Henry Ward. A spokesperson said,  “The painting features Dr. Wingate assisting a fledging Cahow from its nest, with two Cahows in flight behind him. “The painting was created for Henry... Read more of this article

Elizabeth Andrade Arnold’s Relay For Life Art

Elizabeth Andrade Arnold’s Relay For Life Art

A local artist has created a piece of artwork designed to honour and remember those touched by cancer for the Relay for Life of Bermuda event. The poignant painting by Elizabeth Andrade Arnold is entitled “Angel of the First Degree” and will be on display at the North Field, National Sports Centre, on Friday and Saturday. Depicted on the 30ins by... Read more of this article