ARC Updates

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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Review: A new breeze blows on the ground floor of the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands

Sunday, April 30th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Exhibitions, Features, Reviews, Updates
Emérentienne Paschalides shares a review of the exhibition ‘Upon the Seas’, which runs at the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands (NGCI) between January 20 – May...

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Using Objects to Convey Meaning and Break Silences: An Interview with Material Culture Expert Steeve Buckridge

Sunday, April 30th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Features, Interview, Updates
Jacqueline Bishop shares an interview with Dr. Steeve Buckridge about his two publications 'The Language of Dress, Resistance and Accommodation in Jamaica, 1760 -1890' and...

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The Eyes Have It: Manoeuvring the Gaze in Sheena Rose’s Island and Monster

Thursday, April 13th, 2017 Comments Off
Categories: Features, Performance, Reviews, Updates
Adam Patterson shares a review of Barbadian artist Sheena Rose's performance ‘Island and Monster’, which took place February 27, 2017 in the Academicians’ Room at...

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