Artists

In an era when pottery was still regarded as a lesser art form Cecil Baugh was a pioneer in educating Jamaican art lovers and gaining their respect for its fine art status. Cecil Baugh first developed an interest in clay making and ceramics as a young man living in Kingston. His first contact came... read more
Born in Scotland, Valerie Bloomfield studied in Glasgow and moved to Jamaica as a young artist. She began to exhibit regularly in group exhibitions and quickly established a name for herself because of her unerring sense of realism and ability to capture likeness. During the 1970s she became one of... read more
As an influential artist as well as the Chief Curator (Director Emeritus) of the National Gallery of Jamaica, David Boxer has had a significant impact on Jamaica's art and its artists. He has consciously steered Jamaican art in new directions. Boxer studied at medical school in the US, later... read more
Everald Brown's art and spirituality are intricately bound together. His painting, sculptures and patterned musical instruments, become more vivid as his understanding of his environment, the world and his place in the universe matures. His complex spiritual beliefs that come from a Baptist... read more
Eric Cadien attended the 'art school' during the dynamic seventies when self- reliance and self-determination became the political watch-words that guided Jamaica beyond independence towards self-government and Democratic Socialism. At the Jamaica School of Art Jerry Craig and Hope Brooks taught... read more

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Art Bytes

Art classes for adults at the Wine Shop, create your masterpiece while you sip a glass of wine. All supplies are provided. Every Tuesday at 5:15pm.
Keriena Chang Fatt's installations of filmy voile fabric is on show in The Explorations III: Seven Women Artists exhibition at the NGJ until August 8. The show is part...
EMCVPA presents the 3rd Biennial Rex Nettleford Arts Conference, October 14-17, 2015. The theme for this year’s conference, Growing the Arts: Breaking Boundaries, ...

Art Bytes

Art classes for adults at the Wine Shop, create your masterpiece while you sip a glass of wine. All supplies are provided. Every Tuesday at 5:15pm.
Keriena Chang Fatt's installations of filmy voile fabric is on show in The Explorations III: Seven Women Artists exhibition at the NGJ until August 8. The show is part...
EMCVPA presents the 3rd Biennial Rex Nettleford Arts Conference, October 14-17, 2015. The theme for this year’s conference, Growing the Arts: Breaking Boundaries, ...