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Youths Stand Out At JCDC Visual Arts Competition

The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) continues to unearth new talent and provide a platform for experienced and developing artists, the latest example of this was through its annual National … Continue reading

July 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Originally posted on National Gallery of Jamaica Blog:
As part of its new initiative to be open to the public every last Sunday of the month, the National Gallery will…

July 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Cool Prizes to be won in the JN General Insurance Bookworm Bites summer read competition!

  Enter the JN General Insurance Bookworm Bites summer read competition and win great prizes! The competition is open to all Grades 1- 6 students and runs from July 10 to … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Rave Reviews for “INTERPRETATIONS: The Jamaican Experience” Photo Exhibition

A photograph says a thousand words but when seen through the resolution and tinge of black green and gold, the words that seem to resonate are “a fi wi sinting.” … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Originally posted on Petchary's Blog:
Good things happened around the world last week in the name of Mr. Nelson Mandela, former President of the Republic of South Africa, who…

July 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Neil Kenlock to be interviewed on Smile Jamaica (TVJ)

Stay tuned to ‘Smile Jamaica, It’s Morning time on Television Jamaica (TVJ)’ today to see Mr. Neil Kenlock, UK-Jamaican photographer be interviewed about INTERPRETATIONS: The Jamaican experience. INTERPRETATIONS, is an … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

J’can photographer takes Londoners down memory lane at Elephant and Castle

J'can photographer takes Londoners down memory lane at Elephant and Castle  Read more: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/J-can-photographer-takes-Londoners-down-memory-lane-at-Elephant-Castle_12034854#ixzz21lPfwahJ

LONDON, England — Jamaicans living in the United Kingdom (UK), many of whom have not been back in years, were taken on a journey down memory lane through a photo exhibition now mounted at the Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre here in South London.

The images, captured by renowned Jamaican-born photographer Neil Kenlock and date back to the 1960s, depict various social issues faced Jamaicans living here and on the island, and were mounted alongside more recent images captured by high school students from rural Jamaica who were participants in the Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) Foundation Resolution Project.

Read more: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/J-can-photographer-takes-Londoners-down-memory-lane-at-Elephant-

July 26, 2012 · Leave a comment