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From artist David Gumbs’s Unconscious Geographies installation (2016). Image courtesy David Gumbs

Five Caribbean artists in the brave new digital world

Issue 139 (May/June 2016) | 0 comments
Artists are always eager to experiment with new tools, so it’s no surprise that digital media offer them a creative playground. Nicole Smythe-Johnson surveys how Caribbean artists are exploring digital possibilities, and introduces five young creatives shaping the ways we experience digital images

Bahamian artist Lavar Munro. Photograph courtesy Lavar Munroe

The Anti-expected: Lavar Munroe

Issue 133 (May/June 2015) | 1 comment
Selected for the prestigious 2015 Venice Biennale — the art world’s major international event — Bahamian Lavar Munroe creates mixed-media works that explore tricky ideas of “difference.” Nicole Smythe-Johnson finds out more

Photograph by Sabriya Simon, courtesy Malaika Brooks-Smith-Lowe

Malaika Brooks-Smith-Lowe: “From a place of love”

Issue 132 (March/April 2015) | 2 comments
Malaika Brooks-Smith-Lowe, artist, yoga teacher, and founder of Groundation Grenada, on the connections between personal memory and collective history — as told to Nicole Smythe-Johnson