Michaela draws on near-death experience to create art

January 14, 2022  |  News, Press Release

With her organs failing, Michaela Antoinette lay in bed and prepared for death. Four years later she hasn’t forgotten the "sheer terror" she felt when her body started to "gently vibrate". "It happened over the course of three days and three... Read more

BSoA Opening Exhibitions On November 26

News, Press Release  |  December 21, 2021

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSoA] is inviting the public to attend the opening exhibitions of six local artists on November 26. A spokesperson said, “The opening exhibitions of six local artists in six individual showcases and one great show. Gallery Director Nzingha Ming is excited to... Read more

Arnold finds expression in the art of not giving a dot

News  |  December 7, 2021

Who Gives A Dot! is the title of Liz Arnold's latest collection of work. The 25 "whimsical" pieces were created using mixed-media techniques; the majority include a repeated pattern that plays to the name of her solo exhibit at the Bermuda Society of Arts. "They kind of tie in together,"... Read more

Art in Bermuda going places

News  |  November 20, 2021

The 20th century has arguably produced the most art movements in the history of Western art. While there are no definitive criteria as to what constitutes an art movement, it is generally accepted a commonality of ideologies, philosophy, technique or even styles during a given time period births... Read more

Introducing Lance Tucker: The Artist

News  |  August 18, 2021

Ever since Lance Tucker’s first solo show went up at the Bermuda Society of Arts at City Hall, people have asked ‘excuse me, are you the artist?’ “It happened last week in the grocery store,” Mr Tucker said. “I felt someone looking at me. I turned around and this lady asked me if... Read more

Collector says art a weapon against Holocaust repeat

News  |  March 23, 2021

Art can help to tell the story of the Holocaust – and help make sure such a horror never happens again, an art collector said this week. Gilad Hayeem, who supplied many of the exhibits for the Shoah exhibition at the Bermuda Society of Arts Gallery from his personal collection, a... Read more

Exhibition on the Holocaust opens tomorrow

Events, News  |  March 11, 2021

An exhibition designed to highlight the horrors of the Holocaust is to open tomorrow. The event was timed for the run-up to Holocaust Remembrance Day. Shoah: Understanding the Holocaust Through Art & Artifacts, organised by the Jewish Community of Bermuda, will be on show at the Bermu... Read more

Showing how Black people led the way to civilisation

News  |  March 1, 2021

In the year 10,000BC Black people led the way, creating tools, domesticating animals and exploring the science, art and cultivation of plants. It is where Melodye Micere Van Putten decided to begin the history lesson she created as part of her graduate studies at Temple University some 30 ye... Read more

Hailey Barbosa Wins BSoA Bursary Award

News  |  January 14, 2021

Hailey Barbosa — who is currently studying Fine Art — has been awarded the $5,000 Bermuda Society of Arts [BSoA] Bursary Award. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSoA] is pleased to announce that through fundraising efforts, student Hailey Barbosa has been aw... Read more