You are invited to attend the opening reception and official launch of The Bahamian Collection on Thursday, July 11th, 2013 at 6:30pm at the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas. Admission is free and open to the public.
Description: Forty black-&-white portrait photographs by Duke Wells, taken in the first year of the ongoing Bahamian Project, will be unveiled as The Bahamian Collection under the patronage of the Governor General and Lady Foulkes as part of the Bahamas’ 40th Independence Anniversary celebrations.
One of the goals of The Bahamian Project is to inspire the creation of a permanent collection of photographs to provide recognition, foster cultural awareness and create a record of the people who make The Bahamas so unique.
For more information, see http://www.bahamianproject.com/2013/06/the-bahamian-collection-opens-july-11/