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Urban Roots of Creative Black Culture: Gender, Music and the Body

February 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

A co-sponsored event from the University of Birmingham, "Decolonising the Archives, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers and the Society for Caribbean Studies."

Exhibition Opening of Sea Turtles

February 17, 2019 - 9:00am to March 16, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

Hosted by the Embassy of Argentina in Barbados, artist Jeena Chatrani presents ‘Sea Turtles.' The exhibtion opens with a recpetion by invitation only on February 16th, 2019 at 7pm. Following the reception on February 17th to March 16th  2019, the exhibition will be opened to the public.

Carnival at the Castle

February 16, 2019 - 9:00am

The Trinidad & Tobago pre-Lenten Carnival combines a celebration of freedom with a coming together of peoples."

Cross Currents: First Cayman Islands Biennial

February 9, 2019 - 9:00am to May 4, 2019 - 5:00pm [EST -05:00]

The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands in partnership with Butterfield is pleased to announce the launch of the inaugural Cayman Islands Biennial, and related Art Awards scheme, that will seek to showcase the very latest developments in the contemporary art

Protests and Pedagogy:The legacies of Caribbean student resistance and the Sir George Williams Affair, Montreal 1969

February 8, 2019 - 9:00am to February 9, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

This conference and event series commemorates the 50th anniversary of the “Sir George Williams Affair” as a lens to reflect upon the unfinished business of decolonization and its relationship to questions of pedagogy, institutional life and culture and ongoing discussions about race and racism.

The Turks & Caicos National Museum's Evening with the Expert 2019

February 6, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Turks & Caicos National Museum presents its annual "Evening with the Expert." Guest speakers includes archeologist, authors and other areas of interest where lectures are presented on their area of expertise. These events are usually free and those attending find them very interesting and informative.

Enigma of Arrival

February 6, 2019 - 9:00am to February 28, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

As the 70th Anniversary marking the arrival of the SS Empire Windrush to the Tilbury Docks in Essex occurs this year, a temporary exhibition by the Barbados Museum & Historical Society, in partnership with the University of the West Indies and sponsorship from E


The Third Edition of the Barbados Independent Film Festival

January 11, 2019 - 9:00am to January 20, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Barbados Independent Film Festival highlights the work of filmmakers, producers and actors from around the world. The Festival provides a platform for independent films that embrace the power of storytelling to inform, inspire and entertain.

2019 Conference on Historical and Underwater Archaeology

January 9, 2019 - 9:00am to January 12, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Society for Historical Archaeology 2019 Conference on Historical and Underwater Archaeology Committee invites you to join us in St. Charles, Missouri, as the historic city celebrates its 250th anniversary. The 2019 SHA Conference will be held at the St. Charles Convention Center and Embassy Suites Hotel.



Distinguished Open Lecture

December 2, 2018 - 4:00pm

The Open Lectures Committee, in collaboration with the Trinidad and Tobago Institute of Architects and the Board of Architecture of Trinidad and Tobago presents a Distinguished Open Lecture by Sir David Adjaye OBE, Architect, will present on the topic, Building