Black Women’s Art from the Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua

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Escuela de Danza Espacio Abierto,
Las Palmas Montoya 3c al Oe 75vrs al N, Managua

The first ever joint exhibition of Coast art is coming to Managua. This exhibit by the Coast’s very own Karen Spencer Downs and Nydia Taylor will shine light on the very rich cultural and artistic traditions of the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua through the visions and artworks of two very talented Creole women painters. Working in the traditions of “Primitivist”/”Naive” painting and patchwork art, respectively, Karen Spencer Downs and Nydia Taylor bring to you all scenes and snapshots of Creole life on the Caribbean Coast.

La primera exposición conjunta de arte costeño llega a Managua. Esta exhibición de Karen Spencer Downs y Nydia Taylor iluminará las muy ricas tradiciones artísticas y culturales de la costa caribeña de Nicaragua a través de las visiones y obras de arte de dos pintoras Creoles de gran talento. Trabajando en las tradiciones de la pintura “Primitivista”/”Naif” y arpilleras, respectivamente, Karen Spencer Downs y Nydia Taylor presentan escenas de la vida Creole en la costa Caribe.

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