A little run-a-way to Barbados

Contemporary Caribbean Art — an unexpected rise. Grenadian artists Susan Mains and her son Asher Mains and a few artist friends took a trip to Italy in 2013 to see the Venice Biennale. It was a look see. Could Grenada possibly participate in this world famous art event. It was a dream—a day dream. Fast…

Dancing Ladies–Very Popular

Susan Mains’ Dancing Ladies Series has gotten quite a bit of attention.  One has gone to London, another to Barbados, and one to St. Kitts.  Not sure whether the 4th one danced off to, but she’s gone.  At least four 2015 Regional Calendars will feature Susan’s paintings of the dancing.  So happy to share the…

More Caribbean Dancing Girls, from Susan Mains

Recent cultural excursions to the small island of Carriacou, have resulted in big rewards.  The big drum dance, which harkens back to African cultural traditions, has many variations of dance which accompany.  Carriacou is a part of Grenada, as is Petit Martinique. Here are just a few of the recent paintings that have been inspired.…