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21. 11. 16

Garfield Morgan discusses an intuitive approach to art-making

Jacqueline Bishop interviews Jamaican artist Garfield Morgan in an exclusive feature for ARC Magazine. Morgan shares his background and training as an artist, his influences and inspiration for his varied practice, and the concepts behind some of his larger projects and exhibitions including 'The Tarp Project' - a socially engaged...

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18. 11. 16

AICA Southern Caribbean shares ‘L’oeil du lezard, caribbean contemporary art: Ricardo Ozier-Lafontaine’

In an initiative conceptualized by Dominique Brebion from Martinique, AICA Southern Caribbean and AMCA have been creating a series of short videos titled 'L’oeil du lezard, caribbean contemporary art' with an aim to introduce contemporary Caribbean visual artists to a broader, international audience. These videos are released in French, English...

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17. 11. 16

Small Axe: Caribbean Queer Visualities at the Outburst Queer Arts Festival

Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland is proud to host a new group exhibition of queer work from Caribbean artists, in partnership with Outburst Queer Arts Festival and British Council, as part of the Small Axe: Caribbean Queer Visualities initiative. The exhibition runs from November 11, 2016 to Januray 7, 2017....

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16. 11. 16

Hyperallergic shares ‘A Pioneer and Champion of Mid-20th-Century Cuban Modernism’

Abigail McEwen writes for Hyperallergic about Loló Soldevilla, an artist and catalyzing presence in Havana during the 1950s, and a fascinating figure through whom to revisit this decade and the phenomenon of Concrete Cuban art. Read an excerpt from the article which explores her life, artwork and critical contributions to Cuban...

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15. 11. 16

Call for submissions: NGCI exhibition exploring maritime culture in the Cayman Islands

The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands (NGCI) shares a call for submissions for a new exhibition exploring maritime culture in the Cayman Islands. This call is open to artists that are resident in the Cayman Islands or the Caymanian diaspora. The deadline for applications is Sunday, November 20, 2016. Read...

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14. 11. 16

2016 Small Axe Literary Competition Results

Small Axe is pleased to announce the 2016 Small Axe Literary Competition winners and runners-up in the short fiction and poetry categories. The works of these artists will be published in Small Axe 53, July 2017. Read more from Small Axe below: Since its inauguration in 2009, the Small Axe Literary Competition has...

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11. 11. 16

Fundraising Campaign for Djet Layne

The team at ListenMi Caribbean and a group of artists, colleagues and friends of Jamaican artist Djet Layne share a crowd-funding campaign through Pitch and Choose in support of a surgery he requires as a result of a devastating shoulder injury, which has put his livelihood as an artist in jeopardy....

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