Jamaican Artists

There is something heroic about Barrington Watson's commitment to the painting of Jamaica and it's people. He paints for posterity. In the vein of French salon painters such as Eugene Delacroix (1798-1863) or Alexandre Cabanel (1823... read more
Born in Kingston, Osmond Watson was a graduate of one of the first teaching programmes created by Edna Manley at the Jamaica School of Art and Crafts. In 1961, disappointed at the failure of plans for a West Indian Federation, he decided to travel... read more
Donnette Zacca graduated from the Edna Manley College some twenty-five years ago and within that time she feels she has accomplished a lot in her career. She feels her training in both Graphic Design, Photography and Education has contributed... read more

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Art Bytes

Radiant Earth, a new interactive book by sculptor Laura Facey,is now available at iBooks. With 200 images, 5 videos and 17 audio clips, Radiant Earth represents tens years of Laura's work in prints and installations,...

Jamaican-born artist Shoshanna Weinberger was featured in the group show America, Through Artists' Eyes, at the New Jersey State Museum October 30, 2014 to April 5, 2015. America, through Artists’ Eyes shows works by...

The National Gallery of Jamaica has resumed its innovative child art programme, Saturday Art Time. Active since September 2009, the programme consists of several gallery based art workshops for children age 8 to 15....

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