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Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art Opens “10 Years a Museum: Imagine!”
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Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art Opens “10 Years a Museum: Imagine!”

Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art is celebrating the 10 year anniversary of their purpose-built museum with a new exhibition entitled “10 Years a Museum: Imagine!” The focus for the show will be the many acquisitions both purchased by and gifted to Masterworks over the last 10 years—many of which have never been seen before, including a very special Georgia O’Keeffe sketch that the museum recently added to its collection. “In the 10 years since we have been a museum we…


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The Bento Project

Matthew Bento has just come from an impromptu interview with Bermemes when I meet him for coffee on a dreary Saturday in early January. He’s home for the holidays and just extended his return flight to London by a week.…


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Pages: New Bermuda Books

Bermuda MapsAuthor: Jonathan Land EvansBermuda may be a tiny island in the mid-Atlantic, but a large body of maps has told its complex and fascinating story over the centuries. Depictions range from vague and dangerous-looking representations on early hand-drawn charts…


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Reflections on: Return to Rainbow Country

According to artist Graham Foster, the huge wheel dominating his painting Return to Rainbow Country was inspired by the London Eye. But while the London Eye offers the visitor unique and panoramic views of the British capital, Foster’s painting shows…


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Dance Bermuda by Conchita Ming

Dance in Bermuda has evolved as an art form since the first instructors came to the island in the 1700s.  Well-known Bermudian dancer and choreographer Conchita Ming spent ten years researching its development to produce a comprehensive history in her…

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Canjelae Strikes a Chord

When Bermudian Canjelae was in fifth grade, she was caught singing in the bathroom stall at school.    “I thought I was going to be in so much trouble, but it turned out the teacher was just mad that I…