October 19, 2018

Moody Night

A Moody Night In South China By Trey Ratcliffe From Stuck In Customs THANKS AGAIN I wanted to thank my awesome art collectors for helping make Series 1 such a success. Below is another photo from this same area of Guilin. It was the very first work to sell out. One fun thing for collectors […]

French singer and actor Charles Aznavour dies at age 94

BY LORI HINNANT Associated Press From Herald Sun PARIS Charles Aznavour, the French crooner and actor whose performing career spanned eight decades and who seduced fans around the world with his versatile tenor, lush lyrics and kinetic stage presence, has died. He was 94. One of France’s most recognized faces, Aznavour sang to sold-out concert […]

Design highlights

Highlights from London Design Fair, Design Junction and Biodesign 2018 BY MICHAEL COOPER From Core77 Good design isn’t child’s play. Or is it? Here’s another fresh bunch of festival favorites from London Design Festival Having handpicked the heroes from the show floor at 100% Design, we now turn our attention to looking back on a […]

Trini filmmaker wins two awards at Toronto film fest

BY ALEXANDRA SIMON From Caribbean Life A Trinidadian filmmaker recently won two awards at the Toronto International Film Fest last week. At the festival’s CaribbeanTales Film Incubator — a coinciding segment that gives a platform specifically for Caribbean filmmakers to showcase their projects — actor and movie maker Paul Pryce took home the incubator’s People’s […]

Leading artists raise funds to help grow the National Art Collection

(Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 25 September 2018)—National Gallery of Cayman Islands (NGCI) announced today that a new exhibition Big Art Auction 5 will open with a Special Preview reception on Monday, 1 October from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM and will be on view until 1 November. The Big Art Auction 5 exhibition and auction […]

Gorgeous 30-day timelapse

Gorgeous 30-day timelapse captures what it’s like to be out at sea BY XAVIER PIEDRA From Mashable The ocean is equally as beautiful as it is terrifying. This couldn’t have been captured anymore perfectly than in this timelapse video by YouTuber JeffHK. In the video, JeffHK documents his 30 day journey from the Red Sea […]

Caribbean to get its first Andaz

THE 59-ROOM HOTEL AND 74 RESIDENCES WILL OPEN IN 2021 From Boutique Design Developer Vista Development Ltd. of Pronet Capital, LLC is bringing the Caribbean its first Andaz hotel from Hyatt Hotels Corp. The 59-room Andaz Turks & Caicos at Grace Bay, along with 74 branded residences, will be designed by RAD Architecture Inc. with […]

Streaming accounts for 75 percent of music industry revenue in the US

By Mallory Locklear From engadget, Meanwhile, CD sales have taken a nosedive The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has released music industry revenue statistics for the first half of 2018 in the US, and on average, revenue growth has slowed. While overall revenue was up 10 percent compared to the same time last year, […]

Dominican Film featured in Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival

Friday, September 21, 2018 — A film by Dominican filmmaker Dr. Alwin Bully will form part of the 13th Annual Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival (TTFF) which runs from Tuesday, September 18th – Tuesday, September 25th 2018.  The Short Film entitled “Oseyi and the Masqueraders” received the Official Selection stamp of approval and is nominated […]

Peter Dinklage says Game of Thrones’ final season is so epic that ‘you are in for it. Truly.’

By Andy Meek From BGR Another day, another bit of hype from a Game of Thrones actor for the final season of HBO’s celebrated series that we still have to wait another year for. This time, the tantalizing hints are dropped thanks to Peter Dinklage, who of course plays Tyrion and was questioned by a […]