We imagine a Bermuda where every child's life has been transformed by art.

 

ART

 

Current Exhibitions: closing soon April 21, 2018

 

 

The Power of Art

 

In recognition of Bermuda National Gallery’s 25th Anniversary, this exhibition present gallery spaces themed by current topics while reflecting the diversity of expressions in the permanent collection.

Shepard Fairey:

rebel with a cause

Shepard Fairey is described as a “street artist” whose artwork advocates for the protection of human rights, from the abuse of political power and militarism to the support for minorities and gender equity.

Peter Woolcock:

A New Bestiary for Children

Featuring a series of zany creatures that the artist created, each with its own unique rhyming verse.

Upcoming Bermuda Biennial 2018 Exhibition

Sponsored by Bacardi Limited

Started in 1994, the Bermuda Biennial provides a platform for contemporary visual artists to be innovative and risk-taking.

Applications for the 2018 iteration were due February 1, 2018.

Please download the Bermuda Biennial 2016 catalogue and watch the video to learn more.

Please click “image” above to download the Bermuda Biennial 2016 catalogue.

Please click “image” above to watch a video on the Bermuda Biennial 2016.

EVENTS

Pablo Picasso,

“Colombe au Soleil (Dove with Sun)”

 

Currently on Display

LEARNING WITH ART

Apply as a Senior Counselor for

2018 BNG Summer Camp

Deadline: May 1, 2018

Are you:

  • Passionate about the arts?
  • 18 years or older with a minimum of a high school diploma?
  • Creative, possessing photography and technology skills?
  • Interested and experienced in working with 10 – 14 years olds?

BNG invites applications for the position of Senior Counselors for the 2018 BNG Summer Camp. Senior Counselors will work full-time for the summer duration from July-August under the supervision of the BNG Education Officer. Adults 18 years and older may apply by submitting a resume and cover letter.

References and background checks are an important part of our consideration of your application. Please also submit 2-3 written professional character references and a police background check certificate.

All Senior Counselors must be CPR/First Aid and SCARS trained and certified (or willing to be).

To support successful applicants in their position as camp counselors, BNG will also be providing additional training.

Please send your information to Ms. Dany Pen at education@bng.bm or drop off at Bermuda National Gallery, 2nd floor City Hall.

2018 BNG Summer Camp

Registration is now open!

If you have any questions about the 2018 BNG Summer Camp programme, 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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2018 Bermuda Biennial:

What We Share Jurors’ Talk

March 5, 2018

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BNG Family Week

7 Days of Art Activities

February 12-18, 2018

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BNG Volunteer

Appreciation Day 

January 26, 2018

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BNG & HRC:

UN Human Rights Day

December 8, 2017

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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.

Help Decorate the

BNG Christmas Tree

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.

Students to Celebrate 

“Human Rights Day”

November 24, 2017

Royal Gazette Newspaper (Nov.24, 2017): The Bermuda National Gallery has teamed up with the Human Rights Commission to commemorate United Nations Human Rights Day. 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.