Jerry Saltz on Eddie Harris’ Shanties

We remain so thankful and so humbled at the love that is being showered onto the work of Eddie Harris … we saw his talent and believed in him from day one … thanks as ever Jerry Saltz …

The American Folk Art Museum

I was delighted to be asked to present on the work of Kemel Rankine at the American Folk Art Museum on January 21. Former Executive Director of the National Gallery of Jamaica, talked about the work of Sane Mae Dunkley, who was supposed to be at the Museum to give a demonstration of her mat-making…

Our Sane Mae …

Master Jamaican mat-maker Sane Mae Dunkley who passed away unexpectedly at the end of 2017 worked closely with us here at Antillean. In a recent article I pay my tribute to Sane Mae who was a true genius at what she did. Full article can be found here: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/social/master-jamaican-mat-maker-sane-mae-dunkley_123438?profile=1338

The Outsider Art Fair it was …

We participated in the Outsider Art Fair held at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City January 18-21, showcasing the works of mat and tapestry maker Sane Mae Dunkley who recently passed away; shanty maker Eddie Harris; and sign painter Kemel Rankine, all from Jamaica. If the reviews are anything to go by, we did…

Rankine in UK Exhibition

Kemel Rankine’s work is part of The CARISCC Research Network’s series of touring art exhibitions around the UK to showcase work by a selection of established and emerging contemporary visual artists of Caribbean descent (from the region, and the wider Caribbean diaspora) who have created artworks that specifically address reconceptualisations of security and insecurity (in/security)…

Eddie Harris Shanties

We are so thrilled with the recent feature of Eddie Harris “Shanties” by Style Observer. Hear Mr. Harris talk about the impetus behind his work for himself! Thanks for the big up for Antillean Eddie!

Feature in Style Observer

Here at Antillean we are thrilled with the glowing write up that we received in the Style Observer which featured our time in Santa Fe and announced that we were selected for inclusion in the Outsider Art Fair in New York in January 2018 …