On Saturday, June 10th at 5 p.m. The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas will welcome under our ongoing partnership with the University of The Bahamas Art Programme, Associate Professor, and artist Heino Schmid, in conversation with two emerging Long Island artists and budding educators, Blake Fox and Shanteena Simms. Fox and Simms’ current exhibition “Again. Again. Again” is on view in the Project Space Room at the NAGB through Sunday, June 18th.
Blake Fox is an artist living and working in Nassau, Bahamas. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Art Education degree at the University of the Bahamas. Fox has exhibited his work at the Pro Gallery, Popopstudios, and most recently, at the Island House during the In Progress exhibition in April 2017.
Shanteena Simms was born in New Providence and raised on Long Island. She is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Education in Art at the University of The Bahamas. Simms has had the opportunity to showcase her work in shows such as Colour of Harmony, Transforming Spaces (2016), Chan Pratt Foundation’s Art is Life (2016).