Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
Beautiful is not a word easily or often associated with crocodiles. But under the skillful artistry of Richard Nattoo, this gruesome, fearsome reptile is rendered a work of absolute and enigmatic beauty, in ‘Sobek’s Blessing’.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, August 21st, 2016
The Caribbean Linked exhibition resulting from the annual residency opens today in Oranjestad, Aruba. Hosted by Ateliers ’89, Caribbean Linked brings together artists from across the region with representatives from the Dutch, English, French and Spanish Caribbean.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, July 3rd, 2016
Kingston is a seaside city. This is an easy fact to forget, especially as you hopscotch over fetid water and the cracks and crags in the sidewalk.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, May 22nd, 2016
The NLS summer 2016 programme is about to jump off with an exhibition and silent auction, the culmination of the inaugural REACH for the Arts project.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, May 8th, 2016
The National Gallery of Jamaica pays homage to the increasing use of digital tools in creating art with their latest exhibition Digital, which opened recently at their Downtown Kingston location.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, August 30th, 2015
New works from 12 new and emerging artists from across the Dutch, English, French and Spanish Caribbean will converge in Caribbean Linked III at the contemporary art studio Atiliers ’89! in Aruba.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, April 5th, 2015
While most of the country focused its attention on the young athletes rivaling for domination in the 2015 Boys and Girls Athletic Championships at the National Stadium in Kingston, Jamaica, just across the road NLS was opening its latest exhibition dubbed Insides.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, November 27th, 2014
The National Gallery of Jamaica has rebranded and expanded its art biennial. By relinquishing the National in the former title and becoming the Jamaica Beinnial, the seminal art event on the island now benefits from international input.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Monday, September 22nd, 2014
The Kingston-based art space, NLS is collaborating with Arc Magazine for a presentation of Caribbean art and artists in conversation with artists from outside the region at the 2014 (e)merge art fair, October 2 - 5.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
Kingston on the Edge, the 2013 edition is ready to roll out.