Contemporary Jamaican Art

CIRCA 1962 | CIRCA 2012

JULY 12 - SEPTEMBER 8, 2012


Exploring changing ideas about art in Jamaica from the  period from Independence in 1962 to the present day, this exhibition examines developments in Jamaican culture and society. Circa 1962 | Circa 2012 is curated by Dr. Veerle Poupeye, Executive Director at the National Gallery of Jamaica. The accompanying catalogue for this exhibition, Contemporary Jamaican Art, Circa 1962 | Circa 2012, can be found  on our publications shop online and in gallery.


Banner image credit: Barrington Watson, Washer Women (detail), NGJ Collection 71 x 101 cm, 1966, oil on canvas