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21. 6. 17

Open Call: Transoceanic Visual Exchange 2017

Fresh Milk (Barbados) and Footscray Community Arts Centre (Australia) are pleased to welcome submissions of recent film and video works – screenings, installations, new media and expanded cinema – by contemporary artists, to be included in the second edition of Transoceanic Visual Exchange (TVE), a series of programmes taking place this...

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20. 6. 17

The St. Thomas Source shares ‘V.I. Artists and Academics Talk Migration, Political Status and More in Cuba’

David Knight Jr. writes for St. Thomas Source about the recent exhibition of Virgin Islands contemporary art and scholarship, 'My Islands Do Not Make a Nation', curated by Knight and his wife Priscilla Hintz Rivera Knight as part of their co-run Gri Gri Project. The show took place at Casa...

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9. 6. 17

Lyle O. Reitzel Gallery presents ‘All the Artificial Barriers’ by Gerard Ellis

Lyle O. Reitzel Contemporary Art Gallery, founded in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic in 1995, is thrilled to celebrate the first year anniversary of its New York branch in the heart of Lower East Side with 'All The Artificial Barriers', a solo exhibition of new and recent works by New York-based,...

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27. 5. 17

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

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 the variety of work included in the exhibition, addressing the shift from more traditional media such as painting to new media and installation works, and...

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18. 5. 17

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

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 of the West Indies (UWI), St Augustine Campus, Trinidad. She recapitulates the main points, noting a recurring motif of policy with the potential to act...

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16. 5. 17

New Performance Art Festival Challenges the Cruising Body

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 April 17 - 23, 2017 at Hôtel L’Impératrice, Fort-de-France. Pearce examines the work of a selection of participating artists, considering their performances from both a...

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30. 4. 17

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

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 31, 2017. Curated by the NGCI's Director and Chief Curator Natalie Urquhart, this show investigates the strong ties between maritime culture and the Cayman Islands...

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