ARC Updates

Art Agitating for Change: Through the lens of Michael Chambers

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Exhibitions, Features, Updates
Anna-Kae West & Fabian Thomas of Sankofa Arts & Facilitation, Jamaica, share a feature on Jamaican-Canadian photographer Michael Chambers, whose powerful and socially engaged work deals...

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The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts presents the 2017 Rex Nettleford Arts Conference

Sunday, September 24th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Conferences, Features, Updates
The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (EMCVPA), the leading voice in regional training in arts and culture, presents the 4th biennial...

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Class 15: An Interview with Dean Leon Anderson

Friday, September 22nd, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Features, Festivals, Film, Interview, TTFF, Updates
Marsha Pearce interviews Dean Leon Anderson, a British-born director and writer of Caribbean parentage, whose 2016 short film 'Class 15' makes its Caribbean premiere at...

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The new avant garde and the old: A changing of the guards at the Jamaica Biennial 2017

Saturday, May 27th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Biennales, Exhibitions, Features, Reviews, Updates
Patricia Mohammed shares a review of the Jamaica Biennial 2017, which runs until Sunday, May 28, 2017 at the National Gallery of Jamaica. She notes...

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#MakeItRain – UWI DCFA Th?nk 3 Cultural Policy Symposium: A Stimulus for Action

Thursday, May 18th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Features, Reports, Symposiums, Updates
Marsha Pearce reports on a one-day cultural policy symposium hosted on April 27, 2017 by the Department of Creative and Festival Arts at the University...

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New Performance Art Festival Challenges the Cruising Body

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Features, Festivals, Performance, Reviews, Updates
Marsha Pearce shares a review of the inaugural Festival International d’Art Performance (FIAP), which was co-directed by Annabel Guérédrat and Henri Tauliaut and took place in Martinique between...

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