Art

Taking Up Residence

June 11, 2016

It is a long upheld tradition in ‘the art world’ – that seemingly separate planet where for many it is baffling that one can take an unmade bed or a pile of bricks and call it art.

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NAGB Film Programme for Summer 2016

June 11, 2016

The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas is proud to announce a new ongoing curated film series created specifically for The Bahamas, beginning in June and continuing throughout the entire year.

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Local dance company excels in U.S.

June 02, 2016

A group of dancers from the Just Dance Bahamas dance school, owned by Robyn Gape, recently attended the Starquest International Dance competition in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Biggie Fest 2016 set to begin June 15

June 01, 2016

Grand Bahama’s Second Annual Bahamas Youth Festival, ‘Biggie Fest’ is set to begin June 15 through 17 at Calvary Temple Assembly of God and organizers expect this year’s event will catapult several talented youth to the next level.

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Bahamian artists superb at 16th Meet in Beijing Arts Festival

May 31, 2016

The music, films, art and iconic photographs of The Bahamas were recently on display in Beijing, China, as Bahamians participated in the 2016 Latin American and Caribbean Cultural Exchange as part of the overall 16th Meet in Beijing Arts Festival, which annually attracts hundreds of artists from around the world.

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50 years and counting

May 30, 2016

Prints are the name of the game with this weekend's Arts&Culture section. As Max Taylor makes a welcome return to multiple methods of printmaking at the D'Aguilar Art Foundation, another group of creatives celebrates half a century of delighting in the art form.

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A familiar place

May 30, 2016

Few things are timeless enough that one would find something special about carving their images out to be immortalized.

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An oceanview

May 27, 2016

Hillside House was a bold and bright sight last Friday when Judith Papillon opened her most recent exhibition, Oceans 21, at the historic space.

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Rake 'n' Scrape 'til the music's done

May 27, 2016

It's usually a stellar line-up of veteran Rake 'n' Scrape artists performing at the Cat Island Rake 'n' Scrape Festival, but in an about face for the 18th edition of the much-loved event, organizers will focus on a younger lineup of artists.

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Gospel Heritage Festival uplifts God through Bahamian cultural expression

May 26, 2016

The recent Gospel Heritage Festival helped people to understand that God wants them to lift him up in glory through their culture, and that they should not be ashamed of what makes them uniquely Bahamian.

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Bahamian Artists Superb at 16th Meeting in Beijing Arts Festival

May 26, 2016

Ambassador Gomez stated that “Fred Munnings and the Goombay Dancers were the opening act at the Caribbean Food Festival and they immediately got everyone involved, followed by the great Caribbean talents Mr. Killa, Rupee, Everton Blender and others.

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Billboard Music Awards 2016- Complete Winners List

May 23, 2016

The 2016 Billboard Music Awards was star studded as always featuring the best in the music industry. This year's event was quite memorable as well, as the stars paid tribute to Prince and honored Celine Dion winner of the Icon Award, who faced great loss this year with the passing of her husband and brother earlier this year.

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Two weekends of back-to-back crazy

May 20, 2016

After three weekends of soca hysteria, it's time to settle down, and have your funny bone tickled with two different stage plays on two different weekends.

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Youngsters shine in Earth Day competition
Youngsters shine in Earth Day competition

May 19, 2016

PRIMARY` school students throughout The Bahamas picked up their crayons and showed off their creativity this Earth Day for the Big Blue Earth Day Colouring Competition.

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Andros Students Wins Earth Day Colouring Contest

May 17, 2016

Primary school students throughout The Bahamas picked up their crayons and showed off their creativity this Earth Day for the Big Blue Earth Day Colouring Competition.

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Andros Students Wins Earth Day Colouring Contest

May 16, 2016

Primary school students throughout The Bahamas picked up their crayons and showed off their creativity this Earth Day for the Big Blue Earth Day Colouring Competition.

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No Filter at the distillery

May 13, 2016

Artists Dede Brown and Dylan Rapillard will be joining forces again in the duo's fifth joint exhibition next week.

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Calvary Deliverance Church's fine arts ministry brings biblical story to the stage: 'The Plague -- Escape From Egypt'

May 12, 2016

The fine arts ministry of Calvary Deliverance Church will bring a modern twist on the biblical story of the plagues inflicted upon the Egyptians after Pharaoh refused to release the Israelites to the stage.

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E. Clement Bethel Award winner Rosi Birch-Lovdal encourages students to keep their courage

May 04, 2016

Students and artists at the College of The Bahamas (COB) were encouraged to stay with creative tension and to not run from it to a safe place.

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NAGB announces three exciting new exhibitions

April 28, 2016

The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas (NAGB) is pleased to announce the official opening of its three newest exhibitions: EN MAS': Carnival, Junkanoo and Performance Art of the Caribbean; Genesis: The beginning of souls in time; and From Columbus to Junkanoo.

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