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Photos & Videos: Murals Unveiled In Hamilton

Photos & Videos: Murals Unveiled In Hamilton

The City of Hamilton’s mayor, Charles Gosling, together with Bermuda National Gallery director, Peter Lapsley, today officially unveiled two murals created as part of the Peaceful Art Protest in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.“The public artworks mark a collaboration between the Bermuda National Gallery and the City of Hamilton’s... Read more of this article

First Annual Harvey Cooper Award Winners

First Annual Harvey Cooper Award Winners

The winners for the first annual Harvey Cooper Award have been announced, with seven students earning prizes. A spokesperson said, “Students participating in the first annual Harvey Cooper Award were:Century Robinson [age 12] for Bermuda Center for Creative Learning Arima Turner [age 12], Miniya Wainwright [age 17], and Layla Williams [age 16]... Read more of this article

Video: Awards For Nash, Muhammad & Hayward

Video: Awards For Nash, Muhammad & Hayward

The Bermuda Arts Council Awards 2020 will be held this evening [Dec 20] serving to recognize three of Bermuda’s talented artists, including Peter Nash, Sharon Muhammad and Wendell “Shine” Hayward. A Government spokesperson said, “Three of Bermuda’s pioneering artists will be recognized for their body of work when they will be presented... Read more of this article

Black Pony Gallery Features Artist Dede Brown

Black Pony Gallery Features Artist Dede Brown

Black Pony Gallery has launched an online solo exhibition featuring the work of Bahamian artist Dede Brown. The exhibition – titled Inner Voices – runs from today [Dec 18] to January 11, 2021 and can be viewed by clicking here. Curator Lisa Howie said, “Black Pony Gallery is pleased to announce the first online solo exhibition for... Read more of this article

Consul Presents Cup Match Portrait To Premier

Consul Presents Cup Match Portrait To Premier

U.S. Consul General Lee Rizzuto presented Premier David Burt with a Cup Match portrait which was created by American artist ‘Rob the Original,’ with the U.S. Consul saying he received the portrait earlier this month from the artist who lives in Texas and wanted to officially present it to the Premier. A spokesperson said, “U.S. Consul... Read more of this article

BNG Temporarily Closed, Exhibition Now Online

BNG Temporarily Closed, Exhibition Now Online

The Bermuda National Gallery will be temporarily closed until further notice, and a new exhibition, planned to open later this week, can now be visited online. A spokesperson said, “As matter of care for the health and safety of our volunteers, visitors and staff amidst growing concerns around the spread of Covid-19, the Bermuda National Gallery will... Read more of this article

Peaceful Art Protest Mural Project Launched

Peaceful Art Protest Mural Project Launched

The City of Hamilton has partnered with the Bermuda National Gallery for the Peaceful Art Protest, a mural project conceptualized by Rachel Swinburne in response to the Black Lives Matter [BLM] movement. A spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton and the Bermuda National Gallery are pleased to announce their partnership on the Peaceful Art Protest... Read more of this article

YouthVision Promotions To Hold Arts Camp

YouthVision Promotions To Hold Arts Camp

YouthVision Promotions has teamed up with the Buna Art Gallery to present the Digital And Creative Arts Camp from Thursday, December 17 to Wednesday, December 23. A spokesperson said, “This camp will offer photography, collage-making, gift-wrapping, decorating, arts and crafts, designing, and outings and excursions. This camp will be held at... Read more of this article

Talented Artist? Submit For Charman Prize 2021

Talented Artist? Submit For Charman Prize 2021

The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda has announced an open call for submissions for the 10th Biennial Charman Prize, which offers a $10,000 prize. The invitation states, “The year marks the 10th Biennial Charman Prize, a community art competition which celebrates a wide array of artwork; it encourages visual artists of all abilities, working in all... Read more of this article

Vote Online For $1,000 Prize School Art Contest

Vote Online For $1,000 Prize School Art Contest

The Harvey Cooper Award has launched online voting today [Dec 7] for its inter-school art competition, and is urging the community to cast a vote for the People’s Choice Award, with the winner to receive $1,000. A spokesperson said, “Margot Kerry Harvey and Travis Cooper are hosting an inter-school art competition. “The top prize money... Read more of this article

Bermuda Arts Centre Set To Open ‘Small Show’

Bermuda Arts Centre Set To Open ‘Small Show’

The Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard will open its annual ‘Small Show’ on Sunday [Dec 6], along with a show by artist Cheryl Hastings and the first of three holiday-themed events. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard kicks off Christmas this coming Sunday with the opening of their annual ‘Small Show.’... Read more of this article

Holiday Wrapping Paper Competition Winners

Holiday Wrapping Paper Competition Winners

The Bermuda National Gallery and Goslings Rum announced that Jonathan Marc Boden and Kayley Gibbons are the winners of their first annual Holiday Wrapping Paper Design Competition. Artists and designers – both professional and amateur – were invited to submit designs for a Black Seal inspired wrapping paper which will be produced this holiday season... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Art Show Opening At BSOA

Photos & Video: Art Show Opening At BSOA

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSoA] at City Hall is presenting several new art shows — set to be showcased from November 13 to December 9 — which highlight the work of local artists. A spokesperson said, “BSoA is excited to present several exciting new shows exhibiting from November 13 – December 9 2020. ‘In Isolation’... Read more of this article