Research

Search here for a selection of essays, newspaper articles and instructional articles. We hand-pick articles and commission essays that provide context for Bahamian art, artists and the diaspora.

Research

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A Body of My Own: Anina Major Reclaims the Body Feminist Analysis of Anina Major's 'To Have and Not to Own' (2018) by Letitia Pratt. Download
Are we one with nature? G. Paul Dorfmuller’s 'Nassau Corner' (2018) Analysis of the representation of the Black body in G Paul Dorfmuller's 'Nassau Corner' by Letitia Pratt. Download
Government Cultural Grant Application Form Application for artistic and cultural grants. Download
Corinne Lampkin reviews Dave Smith exhibition (2016) Review for exhibition titled 'Headlines', drawing parallels with contemporary Bahamian reality Download
Dr. Ian Bethell Bennett: Brent Malone exhibition review/ cultural observation and opinion (2016) "James’s capturing of Malone’s work brought all of this to mind as it was a retrospective that encompassed such a wide variety of work, styles and themes: from Junkanoo to portraits he had a finger on the Bahamian pulse, as varied as it may be." Download
Jerry Philogene: Wrestling with The Image- Exhibition Review (2011) Drawing upon this visual multilingualism, these artists create a polycultural visuality that illustrates the multiplicity of their identities: identities formed and informed by memories of.... Download
Tessa Whitehead: Language and Painting (2009) Excerpt from 'critical studies' research, entitled 'The Last Five Paintings I made: Language and Painting' by Tessa Whitehead Download