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ART

2018

Bermuda Biennial:

What We Share

Shepard fairey:

rebel with a cause

Peter Woolcock:

A Bestiary for Children

Land & Sea:

Fragile Treasures

2018 Bermuda Biennial: What We Share

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Now in its thirteenth iteration, the Bermuda Biennial is a critical platform for the contemporary art community in Bermuda and continues to showcase the dynamism and creativity of local artists and international artists living on the island. This year’s Bermuda Biennial exhibition, themed What We Share, has been developed with a vibrant public programme.  A series of local and international talks, lectures, and public art initiatives has been designed to further conversations around art and culture that are central to Bermuda’s community of artists, designers, architects, writers, and performers.

Sponsored by Bacardi Limited

Biennial

Exhibition Catalogue

2018 Bermuda Biennal:What We Share online catalogue coming soon. Purchase a hard copy at the Gallery for $10.

About the Biennial

The Biennial Foundation was established in 2009 as a first of its kind initiatibe aiming to create a platform for dialogue, networking, and knowledge sharing among contemporary art biennials around the world. Click “image” above to read more about the Bermuda Biennial.

Biennial Artists

Please click “image” above to learn more about the 2018 Bermuda Biennial Artists.

Biennial Events

and Programmes

More information on art lectures, public programmes, and public art initiaives coming soon.

EVENTS

BNG presents

Alban Bassuet:

May 30, 2018

BNG presents Alban Bassuet: Defining New Platforms of Presentations for the Visual and Performing Arts. For tickets or if have any questions please contact: director@bng.bm / 295-9428.

LEARNING WITH ART

BNG Employment

Summer Camp

Senior Counselors

Apply as a Senior Counselor for the 2018 BNG Summer Camp. Deadline extended to May 18, 2018. Please click “Image” for submission details.  If you have any questions, please contact: education@bng.bm / 295-9428.

BNG Art + Technology

Summer Camp

Register today

Please click “image” to download camp forms. If you have any questions about the 2018 BNG Summer Camp programme, please contact: education@bng.bm / 295-9428.

The Art & Value

of Your Stories hosted

by Miss Ruth E. Thomas

The Art & Value of Your Stories programme will be hosted by Miss Ruth E. Thomas. Workshop dates to be announced. If you have any questions, please contact: education@bng.bm / 295-9428.

BNG Art Tours for

Summer Camp Groups

Book Today

BNG offers art tours which include creative writing and art-making activities. For more details or to book a BNG Art Tour for your summer camp group, please contact: education@bng.bm / 295-9428.

School Tours

BNG offers free art tours to all schools. Tours can be linked with the classroom curriculum to support class studies and projects. Teachers, please book your tour in advance today by contacting: education@bng.bm / 295-9428.

Early Years Programme

This programme introduces students to the museum space; uses art for story-telling and meaning-making; develops gross motor and cognitive skills; and builds vocabulary. For more information: education@bng.bm / 295-9428.

Youth Arts Council

The Youth Arts Council produce creative cultural activities relevant to the concerns of teens today. Students meet new friends and develop leadership, public speaking and entrepreneurial skills. To join, please contact: education@bng.bm or call 295-9428.

Thursday Public Tours

Join us on Thursdays at BNG for an art tour at 10:00am on current BNG exhibitions. For private group tours, please contact education@bng.bm / 295-9428.

ABOUT: Media & Photo Gallery

BNG Family Week

Family Portraits by MAETOG

April 2 -8, 2018

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BNG Family Week

Youth Arts Council Event

April 2 -8, 2018

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BNG Family Week

Family Early Years Workshop

April 4, 2018

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BNG ARTReach for

Education Gala

March 17, 2018

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ABOUT: News Articles

BNG Family Week

March 28, 2018

Bernews (March 28, 2018): The Bermuda National Gallery is getting set to host a series of art activities for families and children in the community during the school mid-term break from April 2 – 8, 2018. Please click “image” above to read full article.

Another Piece to the Puzzle

April 6, 2018

Royal Gazette Newspaper (April 6, 2018): Inspired by a Danish commercial that addressed a similar theme “What We Share”, BNG is looking for roughly 50 people for Saturday’s shoot at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts between noon and 3pm. Please click “image” above to read full article.

BNG to Host Mid-Term

Break Family Art Activities

February 11, 2018

Bernews (Feb. 11, 2018): The Bermuda National Gallery is getting set to host a series of art activities for families and children in the community during the school mid-term break from February 12 to February 18. Please click “image” above to read full article.

BNG Christmas Tree Decorating

December 12, 2017

Bernews (Dec. 12, 2017): BNG is inviting children to bring in a home-made ornament to help decorate the BNG Christmas tree. Please click “image” above to read full article.

SUPPORT

Bermuda National Gallery, registered charity #288, relies on community funding for exhibitions, education programmes, and day-to-day operations. Please give a donation today!

Join The BNG Family!

Volunteers play a vital role in supporting the work of Bermuda National Gallery. If you possess a love of art, enjoy interacting with people, can spare 2-3 hours per week and would like to get involved, please contact: membership@bng.bm or 295-9428.

Become a Member

Our membership base represents the diversity of Bermuda’s population, and together we enable the potential for art and culture to prosper on our Island. To become a member, please contact: membership@bng.bm or 295-9428. 

Host Your Next Event @ BNG

Support the BNG by renting the museum for your next special event, cocktail reception, AGM, award ceremony, or presentation. For more information please contact: membership@bng.bm or 295-9428.