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26. 6. 16

The New Museum presents ‘Simone Leigh: The Waiting Room’

The New Museum, New York presents 'Simone Leigh: The Waiting Room', which runs from June 22 - September 18, 2016. This exhibition will consider the possibilities of disobedience, desire, and self-determination as they manifest in resistance to an imposed state of deferral and debasement. Whereas patience, pragmatism, and austerity often...

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25. 6. 16

FRESH MILK XIX

The Fresh Milk Art Platform, Barbados is pleased to present FRESH MILK XIX, taking place on Monday, June 27, 2016 from 6-8 pm. The event will feature Fijian-Australian artist Torika Bolatagici and Barbadian artist Anisah Wood, who are in residence at Fresh Milk for the month of June. Torika will be speaking about both her own work and...

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24. 6. 16

Transeúnte: Performance as a collective practice

'Transeúnte' is a unique cross cultural exchange between 2 art schools: Altos de Chavón School of Design, Dominican Republic and Universität der Künste (UdK), Berlin organized by Guadeloupean artist Jimmy Robert. This project supports the development of a collective performance between the students of UdK and the students from Altos...

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20. 6. 16

Call for submissions: CODE 2017 Burt Award for Caribbean Literature

CODE’s 2017 Burt Award for Caribbean Literature is now open for submissions. The is award is an annual prize given to three English-language literary works for young adults (aged 12 through 18) written by Caribbean authors. Caribbean publishers and authors can submit unpublished manuscripts, published books, or self-published books to the...

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18. 6. 16

Wheaton Arts presents programs on preserving Caribbean Cultural Heritage

Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, New Jersey announces the 2016 special Down Jersey Folklife Center program, "Shades of Past, Colors of the Present: Preserving Caribbean Cultural Heritage in New Jersey" from July through December 2016. In partnership with the Cumberland County Cultural and Heritage Commission and Cumberland County College, the...

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17. 6. 16

The President’s Gallery at John Jay College presents ’3rd Atlantic Obeah’

The President’s Gallery at John Jay College, New York in conjunction with the Department of Art & Music, is pleased to announce the opening of  '3rd Atlantic Obeah', an exhibition of recent work by the Surinamese-Dutch artist and guest professor Remy Jungerman. The show will run from June 20, 2016, through...

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16. 6. 16

Hew Locke designs cover for London Underground map

British-Guyanese artist Hew Locke's work is the next design in the series of covers being produced for London Underground maps. His design 'Tunnel Vision' is a life-size mask made from cord glued together to mimic the Tube lines. His own, all-seeing eye, glares blackened from the centre. It is a surreal...

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