The Calabash International Literary Festival was founded in 2001 by three Jamaicans the novelist Colin Channer, the poet Kwame Dawes and the producer Justine Henzell. Their aim was simple—to create a world-class literary festival with roots in Jamaica and branches reaching out into the wider world. Photo: PHILIP VOLKERS, Conde Naste Traveller A three-day festival of readings and music with other forms of storytelling folded in … Continue reading Calabash’s Lit Up!
Trees sprout up from the earth- fed by the soil, maintained by water, and given energy from sunlight. They expand- extending toward the clouds, stretching branches and digging roots deep and wide. Development and a myriad of human ventures see many trees being cut. But isn’t it a wonderful thought that somehow we can keep these trees in our spaces after they are cut? So … Continue reading Deep in the Wood Work with Tamara Harding
To quote words from the most prolific dancehall artist of the 21st century, Vybz Kartel “Dancehall a mi everything”, is a sentiment shared by many both locally and internationally. Within the dancehall sphere, many jobs and opportunities are created, but being able to capture an image of a particular time or occurrence could shift the way we view the dancehall industry or even the Jamaican … Continue reading Capturing The Jamaican Culture (Shot By Deth)
“Tropix-Season 2” That’s the new swimwear collection by notable Trinidadian, “Monday wear” and carnival costume designer Keisha Als, set the hit retail stores at the end of June.
Sangster International Airport operator MBJ Airports is pleased to announce it will host an awards ceremony and exhibition for the annual International Reggae Poster Contest on 17 November 2017.
Any art lover who enjoys thought-provoking artworks and meeting talented and interesting artists is encouraged to attend.
Dominican-born twenty-year-old Yaena Eugene, moved to Kingston Jamaica to pursue a bachelor’s degree in visual art at Edna Manley school of visual and performing arts. With her strong Caribbean heritage, Yaena is truly a young millennial in the jewelry game. Though just at the young age of twenty, Yaena is a self- thought jewelry designer and she have mastered her skills over the years. Seamlessly coiled … Continue reading Khreations Jewelry