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Profile: Amanda Coulson
December 19, 2011
Profile: Amanda Coulson

It's a new era for the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas (NAGB).  Under the directorship of Erica James, the national institution set the bar for Bahamian art, stretching the boundaries of the Bahamian cultural imagination and establishing Bahamian visual art within a historical context at home.

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A historic loss
December 03, 2011
A historic loss

This has been a year marked by powerful fires that ravaged historic businesses, communities, and now, culture. The fire that broke out early yesterday morning in downtown Nassau took the shell of the straw market already destroyed by Hurricane Irene earlier this year, as well as the two historical buildings that straddled it--the Pompey Museum and the historic St. Cuthbert's Church.

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November 25, 2011
Bahamian Artist is Semi-finalist in US Design Competition

Bahamian Visual Artist Lillian Blades and American Arts Educator Meisha Card responded to the city of Atlanta’s call for an urban farm design in designing a state of the art multilevel elevated urban farm they hope will serve as a center for sustainable farm education and a source of inspiration for individuals from all walks of life worldwide.

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November 15, 2011
NAGB Art Event: All-Star Amateur Artist Night

New Art Initiative to Encourage and Engage Amateur Artists in The Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas - Calling All Amateur Artists! The NAGB announces the launch of a new NAGB
art initiative designed to encourage and engage amateur artists in The
Bahamas: The

All-Star Amateur Artists Night!
If you are an amateur, non-professional artist, submit your work and
possibly get the opportunity to be featured ...

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'Artists of the Bahamas' to open in unique city-wide exhibition
November 10, 2010
'Artists of the Bahamas' to open in unique city-wide exhibition

Nassau, Bahamas - Art lovers are in for a rare
treat this month as a City Wide Exhibition is scheduled to open on Saturday, November 20.

Based on the movie 'Artists of the Bahamas' produced, directed and
photographed by Karen Arthur and Thomas Neuwirth which premiered at the 2008 BIFF Film Festival, the artwork of the eleven Bahamian artists featured in the film will be showcased at six galle...

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November 03, 2011
Spirit of the Islandz Art Competition to offer 1800 in cash prizes

Nassau, Bahamas - Attention all graphic designers, painters, digital painters, printmakers and photographers!

Islandz is pleased to announce our

"Spirit of the Islandz" Art Competition
just in time for the Holiday season. With $1,800 dollars in cash prizes
up for grabs, this is a great opportunity to showcase your skills and
compete for some Christmas cash. All you have to do is download our
Cal...

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October 21, 2011
Talented Bahamians fill five positions at the National Art Gallery of the Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Earlier this year, the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas began a comprehensive and transparent search, locally and worldwide, to fill a number of positions including Director, Assistant Educational Officer, Curatorial Assistant and Curatorial Trainees. The Board of the NAGB and the Gallery itself worked in consultation with the arts community throughout the entire process. Wit...

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Junkanoo at Lynden Pindling International Airport
April 29, 2010
Junkanoo at Lynden Pindling International Airport

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, the National Airport Development Company

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May 04, 2011
U.S. Ambassador Avant meets Bahamas Talented Youth Contestants and Special Guest, Recording Artist Cece Penniston

Nassau, Bahamas - On
April 30th representatives from the Bahamas Talented Youth
Organization (BTYO) paid a courtesy call on United States Ambassador to
The Bahamas, Her Excellency Nicole A. Avant at her Liberty Overlook
Home.  Ms. Sonovia Pierre, President of BTYO was accompanied by the
eleven contestants in this year's Hal Jackson's Talented Teen
Scholarship competition, and special gu...

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November 19, 2011
Abaco Island Artists Art Show - November 19th

Marsh harbour, Abaco - You're invited The Abaco Island Artist Art show to benefit The Abaco Cancer Society November 19th , 2011 from 10am to 6pm at Mangoes in Marsh Harbour.

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