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Artists View: Michele Smith

Artist and interior designer Michele Smith was born in Toronto, Canada and moved to Bermuda in 1985 to work at OBMI. Fittingly, her subject matter primarily features local architecture and landscapes and she is a member of the Plein Air Group. Michele has been married to Colin Smith for 25 years and has two children, Ben and Jacqui.     What work do you most enjoying doing? I primarily paint in oils on board but also enjoy watercolour. I enjoy…


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Artists View: Molly Godet

Molly Godet began her career with a degree in graphic design from Hornsey College of Art in London in, as she puts it, "the late but still swinging sixties." Upon graduation, she went into advertising as an art director for…


Our Bermuda

Photo Gallery: In Celebration of Sail!

One of the most beautiful ways to enjoy the summer in Bermuda is sailing. Whether you are laid off on a yacht cruising down the North Shore, kite boarding on the South Shore, windsurfing or sailing a Sunfish in Harrington…


The Consummate Bermudian

Man of Style: Know Your Bermuda Shorts

If you randomly ask anyone around the world what comes to mind when mentioning the word “Bermuda,” you typically will get one of two answers—the Bermuda Triangle or Bermuda shorts.  I’ll save the mystery topic for another writer and will…


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Hamilton- Town and City

The seventh volume of Bermuda National Trust’s Architectural Heritage series is here. Most of Hamilton—Town and City was written by David L. White before his death last November; an introduction and several appendices are by Dr. Thomas James while Edward…

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Artists View: Teresa Kirby Smith

What is your background? I was born in Peru and grew up in Chile and Panama and Argentina. I first started taking photos as a teenage girl in Buenos Aires with a cheap box camera. After university and art school…