CAT ISLAND, The Bahamas – Fulfilling a promise to Cat Island native, the late Margaretta Rolle, students of the award winning Indaba Project are working hard to restore Mrs Rolle’s historic detached limestone kitchen in the mystic island. After securing a $6,000 grant from the International Development Bank (IDB), the Indaba Project organized a multi-island project team to help preserve this important part of Bahamian material history.
Here are just some of the attributes I witnessed that make Cité Soleil Haiti, the most dangerous region of the entire Western Hemisphere and the most entrepreneurial place on earth.
Barkley L. Hendricks is, quite easily, the most outstanding arbiter of understated style there is. With his iconic, large-scale figurative paintings, he presents his subjects in a cool-handed way which provides them with the space to be prominent and in-control, even if their elegantly clothed bodies seems to recede into the canvas.
The exhibition Re-Voir Haiti [Seeing Haiti Anew] opens on November 19, 2014 and will be on view until February 15, 2015, at the Grand Palais des Champs-Élysées, South-East Gallery (entrance on Winston Churchill Avenue), Paris, France.
The New York Times travel section presents a series of budget, mid-range, and high-end inns in a broad variety of Caribbean countries: Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Saba, Mexico, Nicaragua, St. Kitts, Anguilla, and Cayman Islands
Its not very often that a song comes along, holds you spellbound, captures your imagination, and reveals the beauty of a culture in brilliant display.
Trinidadian soca singer, record producer, and songwriter Machel Montano wins in the category of Best International Performance at the 2014 Soul Train Music Awards.