The review of submissions for the upcoming Digital exhibition has now been completed and we are very excited to announce that submissions from the following artists have been accepted: Ewan Atkinson; Sonia Barrett; Jacqueline Bishop; Kimani Beckford; Beverley Bennett; Ruben Cabenda; Larry Chang; Robin Clare; James Cooper; Di-Andre Caprice Davis; Pablo Delano; Cecile Emeke; Luk Gama; Gregory “Stennatt” Gordon; David Gumbs; Versia Harris; Horacio Hospedales; Katherine Kennedy; Prudence Lovell; Kelley-Ann Lindo; Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow; Olivia McGilchrist; Shane McHugh; Patricia Mohammed; Richard Nattoo; the New Media and Process Class, Edna Manley College; Sharon Norwood; Jik-Reuben Pringle; Gabriel Ramos; Richard Mark Rawlins; Sheena Rose; Danielle Russell; Oneika Russell; Nile Saulter; Henri Tauliaut; Phillip Thomas; Dione Walker; Rodell Warner, Arnaldo James and Darron Clarke; and Ronald Williams.
The submission and review process was highly competitive. A total of 73 submissions were received and reviewed, of which 39 were accepted, in a variety of Digital media that include video and animation, short films, GIFs, digital photography, and digital illustration and painting. The selected artists are based in Jamaica, elsewhere in the Caribbean, North America, Europe and China and Digital is the first submission-based exhibition staged by the National Gallery to be opened to Caribbean and Caribbean Diaspora artists.
Digital is scheduled to open on Sunday, April 24, 2016.
[CREDIT: Digital Exhibition GIF by Stephanie Channer]