Bermuda National Gallery The annual Student Art Competition entries are due on Friday at 4pm. The theme is 'Identity' and the question to consider is: 'When I look in the mirror what do I see?' Visit http://www.bermudanationalgallery.com/annual-student-art-competition to download the competition guidelines. The gallery will also be hosting Photography Workshop for adults 18 and older, led by Dany Pen on Tuesday, December 11 from 10am until 1pm. It is limited to eight people and costs $90 BNG Members/ $115 Non-Members. All equipment and materials will be provided. To download an application, please visit www.bng.bm. The gallery, located on the second floor of the City Hall & Arts Centre, is open Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm; Saturday 10am to 2pm; closed Sunday and public holidays. For more information contact Lisa Howie at firstname.lastname@example.org/295-9428. Please see www.bng.bm for more details.
The Windjammer II Gallery Starting on December 6, the gallery will be featuring 'Beautiful Things Come in Small Packages IV' an exhibition of small paintings by the gallery's artists. There will be an opening reception next Thursday (December 6), complete with minced pies from 5.30pm until 7.30pm. The exhibit will come down on December 20. The gallery is open Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm and Saturday and Sunday 12pm to 5pm. Ground floor of the Fairmont Hamilton Princess. Telephone 238-0173 or 295-1783.
Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard 'Small Works Show' is now on display. Also on display in the Astwood Room will be Ronnie Chameau's solo show, 'It's a Small World'. She is working with natural materials collected from around the Island and produced in miniature. The centre is open seven days a week from 10am until 5pm. Admission free. Telephone 234-2809, e-mail: email@example.com or visit www.artbermuda.bm. The centre is wheelchair accessible.
Bermuda Society of the Arts Time is running out for submissions for ARTmageddon!, a show that encourages artists to create a work of art as if it was your last. The deadline is today at 4 pm, with the show opening on Friday from 5pm to 7pm. There will also be an ARTmageddon! sale taking place in The Onions Gallery on Friday, December 21 from 10am to 7pm. Artists are encouraged to clear out their closets to make room for your survival equipment and supplies and can bring in all your unsold artwork to sell at discounted prices. For more information and to register, call 292-3824 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. 'The Merchant of Dreams', mixed media and jewellery by Nahed Eid and Wabi Sabi and works by Theresa Airey and Kok Wan Lee will be on display until December 29. BSoA is open Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm and Saturdays from 10am to 2pm. Contact 292-3824 for more information or e-mail email@example.com.
Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art Fifth annual Charman Prize showcases 78 Bermuda-inspired works by the Island's residents. Viewers can nominate their favourite piece by submitting a People's Choice ballot until January 3. Also on exhibit is 'Fantasy Island' featuring works of a whimsical nature from the permanent collection. Masterworks and Homer's Café, located in the Botanical Gardens, are open from Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm, Sundays 11am to 4.30pm. Admission is $5 and free for children under 12. For more information call 299-4000 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.bermudamasterworks.com.
Common Ground Café/Gallery 'Bodies in Motion' features works from Manuel Palacio, Dr Edwin Smith, Kendra L Earls and Susan A Pearson beginning tomorrow from 5pm to 7pm. The cafe is open 8am to 4pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 2pm on Saturdays. Further information: Contact Select Palette Art's Susan Pearson on 505-4290 or e-mail SPArt@logic.bm. Facebook: Select Palette Art.
The Ace Gallery Lynn Morrell will be displaying 'Works from the Ace Collection' until January 31. Lynn Morrell is one of the principle figures in contemporary Bermudian craft. The works in this exhibition are from the Ace Group's art collection. Ace Building, 17 Woodbourne Avenue, Hamilton open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11am to 2pm except by appointment. Groups telephone 295-5200.
National Museum of Bermuda Dockyard 'Shipwreck Island' showcases artefacts found during the Island's early discovery and settlement in 16th and 17th Century. Commissioner's House: The Exploring Voyage of HMS Challenger in Bermuda 1873. Steinhoff Magazine, High Cave: Prisoners in Paradise: Artefacts in Bermuda cedar/stone/other materials. Open daily 9.30am to 5pm. Entry: $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 children, free for members and children under five. Further information: 234-1333, e-mail email@example.com or www.bmm.bm.
Barracuda Grill/ SPArt Gallery Plein Air Bermuda Vignettes, oil paintings on canvas by Rhona Emmerson. Monday to Friday from 12pm until 2.30pm and 5.30 until 10pm. Contact Susan Pearson for further information on 505-4290 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook Select Palette Art. 5 Burnaby Road.
Port O Call 'Ethereal Glow', a collection of Bermuda chimney images by Libby Cook-Toppan and 'Bermuda', composite photography by Antoine Hunt. 87 Front Street.
Indigo 'Tasty Images on Brass' by Antoine Hunt. Contact Susan Pearson for further information on 505-4290 or e-mail email@example.com Facebook Select Palette Art. 6 North Shore Road, Flatts.
The April Branco Gallery in Washington Mall features her pastel portraits and an array of works, which include Alexandra Mosher's jewellery, Chris Grimes and Rhona Emmerson's oil paintings, work by Milton Hill and other artists.
The Bermuda National Library Artist Ami Zanders. Visit 'The Wall', at the library in Queen Elizabeth Park (Par-la-Ville Park) on Queen Street, Hamilton. Hours: Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 7pm, Friday 10am to 5pm, Saturday 9am to 5pm and Sunday 1pm to 5pm. Wheelchair accessible.
Desmond Fountain Gallery Elbow Beach Bermuda. It primarily showcases the work of Desmond Fountain. Other featured artists include Charles Zuill, Dan Dempster, Eldon Trimingham III, Henry Ward, Kevin Morris and Sheilagh Head. Gallery hours: Monday to Saturday 1pm to 6pm. Telephone 292-3955, 747-3955 or 599-4349 for more information.
Crisson & Hind Fine Art Gallery Hand-carved African sculptures by master Shona artists of Zimbabwe. Second floor, Crisson Building, 71 Front Street. Hours: 9am to 5pm.
Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute Two floors of interactive exhibits about the ocean surrounding Bermuda. Great for all ages. Special display in the lower lobby: 'Marine Art Ships in a Bottle' featuring an extensive collection of this exquisite craft. Located on the outskirts of Hamilton near the roundabout. Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday/Sunday from 10am to 5pm. Admission: Children under six are free; ages six to 17 $6; adults $12.50; age 65 plus $10. For more information telephone 292-7219 or visit www.buei.org. Wheelchair accessible.
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