Grenada Contemporary 2017 Set to Open

The doors will open 27th October, 5.30 pm at Susan Mains Gallery. A relatively young annual art exhibit, the Grenada Contemporary, hosted at Susan Mains Gallery has been growing rapidly; this year showing the work of 30 artists from 11 countries. In the exhibit’s inaugural year, 2014, 8 artists work were shown and since then,…

LaVanda Mireles, Solo Exhibit: Contact Lens

By Susan Mains Gallery (LaVanda Mireles, far left and Susan Mains far right. Photo credit: Susan Mains Gallery) Thursday evening at Spiceland Mall, Susan Mains Gallery featured the opening reception for LaVanda Mireles’ new work in a solo exhibit titled Contact Lens. Grenada’s creative community was out in force to celebrate and support this new,…

Making art is like cooking food

Originally posted on Asher Shares:
This is an analogy I find particularly useful, especially when talking to young artists about how the process and product of their art-making. It involves situating what we know about food, cooking, and the sale of food and how closely linked it is to art, art-making and the sale of…

57th Biennale di Venezia; Grenada Seeks Gold

Grenada’s first participation as an official national pavilion in 2015 at the 56th Venice Biennale was historic putting the country on the international contemporary art map. The island was one of the smallest countries to participate in this world-renowned event, resulting in much attention being received for Grenada’s art. Many linkages formed and gave Grenada…

Rene Froehlich at Laluna: Inside Out

Just Before Christmas Rene opened his solo exhibit at the lovely Laluna Resort on the south western shores of Grenada.  Read this review of the exhibition by Asher Mains. There is more than what meets the eye at Rene Froehlich’s solo show, “Inside Out” at Laluna in association with Susan Mains Gallery. Which, after seeing…

Restoration — Susan Mains and Rene Froelich

Join Susan and Rene for the opening of this truly intriguing exhibition.  Susan shows the paintings from the very start of her “Restoration Series”, never before seen in Grenada  Added are the paintings and photography of Especias Raras (Rare Spice) that made their debut in Medellin, Colombia.   Rene’s sculptures are elegant.  Light and form take…

We have been featured!

The amazing Corrie Scott of Barbados puts out this art and event guide every month.  We are so appreciative that she included our recent show at Art Medellin in Colombia. Click here to to see the great coverage!  You can also see some of the great art and photography happening in Barbados. November 2016 Arts…