Jamaican 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... 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... 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.... 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... read more

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Petrona Morrison and three other artists will join a public discussion on art and ideas of criminality Thursday June 15th 2017 at the UWI Regional Headquarters, as part of a two-day workshop on crime and...

An exhibition entitled John Dunkley: Neither Day Nor Night opens May 26th 2017 and runs to January 2018 at the Perez Art Museum in Miami. There will be a private Cocktail Reception on May 25th 2017 in honour...

Jamaican artist Joy Gregory will exhibit at the Diaspora Pavilion at Venice's 57th Biennale, May 13th to December 26th 2017. Also exhibiting at the pavilion will be Isaac Julien, Barbara Walker and Dave Lewis, all...