Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, November 22nd, 2012
Kingston, Jamaica: Olivia McGilchrist walked away with the Jury prize for the 2012 Superplus Under 40 Artist of the Year. McGilchrist shared the glory with fellow photographer Marvin Bartley who earned the public vote for Artist of the Year.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, November 21st, 2012
Last Friday, techies from across Kingston pulled themselves away from their keyboards (although some carried them along) to converge on the Knutsford Court Hotel for the tech entrepreneurship conference, Caribbean Beta 2012. ess of the internet: mobile, social, consumer driven’.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, November 18th, 2012
Astro Saulter had his shining moment on Saturday afternoon with the opening of his first exhibition Astro: The Morning Star at Studio 174, in downtown Kingston.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
A small piece of Reggae history was up for sale on Sunday morning, November 11, 2012, as the first 50 posters from the inaugural International Reggae Poster Competition, and its attendant exhibition World-a-Reggae, were auctioned off at the National Gallery of Jamaica (NGJ) in Kingston.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, November 4th, 2012
Kingston, Jamaica: The Mutual Gallery and Art Centre, Oxford Road, was filled to capacity on Thursday night when the 2012 Superplus Under 40 Artist of the Year competition and exhibition was unveiled.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, October 19th, 2012
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, October 5th, 2012
Kingston, Jamaica: When judging ended on the first International Reggae Poster Competition, Israeli freelance illustrator Alon Braier had copped the top prize with his Roots of Dub poster.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012
Music and visual art have long been kissing cousins, often sewing seeds of inspiration for each other. On Sunday morning, September 30, 2012, the National Gallery of Jamaica opened the exhibition World-A-Reggae, featuring the 100 best entries from the first International Reggae Poster Contest.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Monday, July 9th, 2012
Hope Brooks’ painting ‘Slavery Trilogy Sequel: Where Have We Come?
Tanya Batson-Savage | Monday, June 25th, 2012
The works of intuitive artist Mallica ‘Kapo’ Reynolds O.D. has rejoined the permanent display at the National Gallery of Jamaica (NGJ) with the opening of the Kapo Gallery.