Arts & Entertainment http://www.royalgazette.com Arts & Entertainment en-us Flying the flag for local talent <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119721/AR/0/AR-150119721.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Some achievements are worth sharing. And James Cooper definitely has one of those. He is one of only a handful of international artists invited to take part in a prestigious art show in Kingston, Jamaica. The 49-year-old was asked by the executive director of the National Gallery of Jamaica, Veerle Poupeye. She remembered his. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119721&source=RSS Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:34:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119721&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119721/AR/0/AR-150119721.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Some achievements are worth sharing. And James Cooper definitely has one of those. He is one of only a handful of international artists invited to take part in a prestigious art show in Kingston, Jamaica. The 49-year-old was asked by the executive director of the National Gallery of Jamaica, Veerle Poupeye. She remembered his. .. Bermudian life through a lens <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119722/AR/0/AR-150119722.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Robert Big Boi Daniels has seen almost every angle of Bermudas party scene. Hes been a nightlife constant for the past 15 years, keeping a photographic record of people out on the town. In that time hes seen how the local party scene has changed due to violence. When I first started it wasnt all fun and games, but we. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119722&source=RSS Mon, 19 Jan 2015 03:10:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119722&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119722/AR/0/AR-150119722.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Robert Big Boi Daniels has seen almost every angle of Bermudas party scene. Hes been a nightlife constant for the past 15 years, keeping a photographic record of people out on the town. In that time hes seen how the local party scene has changed due to violence. When I first started it wasnt all fun and games, but we. .. BSoA Members Photography Show is diverse and exciting <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119723/AR/0/AR-150119723.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> The BSoA Members Photography Show is a spectacularly alluring exhibition. The process of a juried show is subjective and this further fuels the debate around photography as art. This show serves to remind us that photography is art because it reproduces moments full of its own reality. It freezes the time of events, emotions and. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119723&source=RSS Mon, 19 Jan 2015 02:54:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119723&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119723/AR/0/AR-150119723.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> The BSoA Members Photography Show is a spectacularly alluring exhibition. The process of a juried show is subjective and this further fuels the debate around photography as art. This show serves to remind us that photography is art because it reproduces moments full of its own reality. It freezes the time of events, emotions and. .. Quilter stitches together an art show <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119724/AR/0/AR-150119724.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Nancy Frith loves scuba diving and quilting, so it is no surprise that the two often meet. An exhibit of her marine-inspired quilts will go on display at Homers Cafe at Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art on Thursday. It is the 59-year-olds first solo show. Q How did you start quilting?A I have sewn ever since. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119724&source=RSS Mon, 19 Jan 2015 02:43:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150119/ISLAND04/150119724&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150119/ISLAND04/150119724/AR/0/AR-150119724.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Nancy Frith loves scuba diving and quilting, so it is no surprise that the two often meet. An exhibit of her marine-inspired quilts will go on display at Homers Cafe at Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art on Thursday. It is the 59-year-olds first solo show. Q How did you start quilting?A I have sewn ever since. .. Come follow The Pied Piper <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119961/AR/0/AR-150119961.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> The show must go on and oh yes, there will be candy. So promise the organisers of The Pied Piper, BMDS first post-Christmas pantomime. The show was postponed after Hurricane Gonzalo damaged the rafters at City Hall last October. Its now set to kick off on January 22 at the Ruth Seaton James Auditorium BMDS is keeping. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119961&source=RSS Mon, 12 Jan 2015 03:35:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119961&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119961/AR/0/AR-150119961.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> The show must go on and oh yes, there will be candy. So promise the organisers of The Pied Piper, BMDS first post-Christmas pantomime. The show was postponed after Hurricane Gonzalo damaged the rafters at City Hall last October. Its now set to kick off on January 22 at the Ruth Seaton James Auditorium BMDS is keeping. .. A glimpse into the life of an art forger <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119962/AR/0/AR-150119962.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Think twice before buying a painting from Mark Landis. Its a bit of advice that comes from Art and Craft, an award-winning documentary that screens at the BUEI on Sunday. Mr Landis has become so talented at forging iconic artworks hes duped museums and other institutions across the United States into believing his creations are. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119962&source=RSS Mon, 12 Jan 2015 03:36:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119962&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119962/AR/0/AR-150119962.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Think twice before buying a painting from Mark Landis. Its a bit of advice that comes from Art and Craft, an award-winning documentary that screens at the BUEI on Sunday. Mr Landis has become so talented at forging iconic artworks hes duped museums and other institutions across the United States into believing his creations are. .. Bermuda colours in Philadelphia <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119963/AR/0/AR-150119963.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Planning to be in Philadelphia this month? Stop in at Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio if you get homesick for a bit of Bermuda sunshine. American Joseph Sweeney has ten pieces on exhibit there, painted while he was Masterworks artist-in-residence two years ago. Q I understand your most recent trip here wasnt your. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119963&source=RSS Mon, 12 Jan 2015 03:32:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119963&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119963/AR/0/AR-150119963.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Planning to be in Philadelphia this month? Stop in at Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio if you get homesick for a bit of Bermuda sunshine. American Joseph Sweeney has ten pieces on exhibit there, painted while he was Masterworks artist-in-residence two years ago. Q I understand your most recent trip here wasnt your. .. Bermudian wows hip-hop fans in Jamaica <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119965/AR/0/AR-150119965.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> When Bermudian hip-hop artist Imari Wade stepped out on stage in Jamaica, she hoped shed find a few new fans. It didnt start well. There were thousands at the Magnum Sting 2014 concert an event dubbed the greatest one night reggae show on earth and the rhythm playing for her song was wrong. Gamely, she went ahead. The. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119965&source=RSS Mon, 12 Jan 2015 03:28:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150112/ISLAND04/150119965&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150112/ISLAND04/150119965/AR/0/AR-150119965.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> When Bermudian hip-hop artist Imari Wade stepped out on stage in Jamaica, she hoped shed find a few new fans. It didnt start well. There were thousands at the Magnum Sting 2014 concert an event dubbed the greatest one night reggae show on earth and the rhythm playing for her song was wrong. Gamely, she went ahead. The. ..