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Saturday, January 28, 2023


Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts to Showcase Master Artists of St. Croix

The Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts’ (CMCArts) next exhibition, titled “MasterClass,” will be on view from Feb. 4 through March 18.

Crucian Christmas Festival Exhibit Marks 2nd Anniversary for Cane Roots Art Gallery

Cane Roots Art Gallery in downtown Christiansted opened a Crucian Christmas Festival exhibit on Dec.13. Gallerist Sonia Deane curated colorful paintings, drawings, and costumes by local artists that can be viewed during the holiday season through Jan 4.

DPNR-DLAM to Display ‘I Am David Hamilton Jackson’ Student Art Show at Fort Frederik

After the art exhibit, the community is also encouraged to participate in the ‘Holidays in the Nighttime Skies’ Toy Collection Drive that will take place in the fort from 5-8 p.m.,

VIDE, DPNR Launch ‘I Am David Hamilton Jackson: Art for Activism’ Project

The project invites students in grades 7-12 to use a variety of creative forms, including poems, monologues, original songs, Tik Toks, reels and works of art, to depict how students see themselves embodying the life of David Hamilton Jackson today.

Augustin Holder Paintings At The Italians

There’s a spirit in the paintings of Augustin Holder, a hat-wearing shadow figure, all in black except for a white collar peaking out. It’s an image at odds with the artist’s otherwise colorful abstractions. Imposing as the form may be, it’s not malevolent. 

Company Street Mural Undergoes Upgrade in Time for Festival Season

The Christiansted Community Alliance (CCA) has announced that the Company Street Mural created by St. Croix artist Lucien Downes is undergoing an upgrade and a facelift. 

Lawaetz Museum Launches Senepol Exhibition

The exhibit will focus on the Lawaetz family’s contribution to the development of the Senepol cattle.

81C Launches Artist Support Program At Pissarro House on STT

81C announces the launch of 81C Studio, an artist support program operating in the famed Pissarro House on Main Street in downtown Charlotte Amalie. The property is the birthplace of renowned impressionist painter and artistic pioneer Camille Pissarro. 

CMCArts Opens Exhibit “En nuestra piel Cuir: Cuba y Puerto Rico”

Friday, June 3, the "En nuestra piel Cuir: Cuba y Puerto Rico" exhibit opened at the Caribbean Museum for the Arts showcasing a selection of photographs taken over a period of 10 years by celebrated photographer Byron Motley.

New Blood: The Final Chapter Opens Saturday at CMCArts

Lucien Downes and the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts present New Blood: The Final Chapter at the Strand St. upstairs gallery in downtown Frederiksted on Saturday, Apr. 2.

‘Youth Art Month’ Opens Saturday at CHANT

“Youth Art Month” opens at CHANT in historic downtown Frederiksted Saturday, March 19, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., and will continue through April 16. The annual event occurs nationwide. Locally it captures and displays the artistry of the U.S. Virgin Islands youth in several genres.

CMCArts Hires New Executive Director

Lisa Mordhorst brings over 20 years of international arts administration experience and over seven years as a local business owner to this critical role.

Genealogy Library to Host Workshop on St. Thomas Graphics Collection

These resources uniquely support both family history documentation and research for local history, education and scholarship.

‘I Am Queen Mary’ Receives Permanent Site for History Making Sculpture

The seminal sculpture generated global awareness and acclaim on the centennial year commemorating Denmark’s sale of the Virgin Islands to the United States on March 31, 1917.

FantaSea Jewelry Studio and Gallery Opening Set for March 18

On Art Thursday, March 18, FantaSea Jewelry Studio and Gallery at 55 Company Street will be holding an opening to celebrate its relocation and expansion.

‘Virgin Islands Infrared – Photography by Jared Shomo’ Exhibit Opens Saturday at 81C Gallery

Artist Jared Shomo's infrared photography exhibit opens Sat., Feb. 20, from 7 p.m. to midnight at 81C gallery's downtown location on Strand Gade in Charlotte Amalie.

V.I. Curator and Arts Advocate Launches Online Archive

This online archive seeks to support artists in archiving, preserving and making accessible – virtually and to the public – U.S. Virgin Islands visual and literary artistic responses to the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Artist’s Mask Mission Project Featured in Pandemic Art New York Exhibit

St. Croix artist Danica M. David's “Mask Mission” project is presently featured at "Awareness through Conceptual Art and Photography," an online exhibition at X Gallery in New York City.

Applications Now Open for Grants by Emergency COVID-19 Fund for Artists

The Caribbean COVID-19 Emergency Fund for Artists in Puerto Rico (PR) and the USVI is made possible by a grant from the Open Society Foundation for a total of $200,000, which will be awarded in individual grants of $2,000 to artists who are full-time residents of the USVI or PR.

CMCArts to Exhibit Annual Virgin Islands/Puerto Rico Friendship Art Show

Celebrating 56 years of friendship, this year’s exhibition is titled “Anacaonas de Borinquen.” It will honor Puerto Rican women and how artists depict and honor her.
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