Caribbean Expressions

Art, Life and Culture

September 5, 2013 - September 27, 2013

Location: UCF Art Gallery

Curated by Dr. Ilenia Colón Mendoza and Kayla Hernandez

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 5, 2013, 6pm-8pm

The University of Central Florida Art Gallery is proud to present an exhibition featuring Caribbean art from the Bryant Collection, the Shoemaker Collection and the General Library Collection, all on loan from UCF Special Collections, as well as works from the private collection of renowned artist, Edouard Duval Carrié.

Celebrated artists such as Wilson Bigaud, Préfète Duffaut, Prospere Pierre-Louis, Mallica “Kapo” Reynolds, Everald Brown and Wifredo Lam will be showcased through paintings, sculpture, and prints. The vibrant spirit of the Caribbean is on view through a combination of festive colors and bold figures. The show has been curated with a multicultural focus that seeks to link the diverse population in Florida with that of the Caribbean.

Lecture Series: