Gold Corp Insurance Co Ltd and The Gallery of Caribbean Art present the Opening Gala/Cocktail Party of the 2019 Carmichael Prize Exhibition.
The 2019 Carmichael Prize Exhibition will be held at The Gallery of Caribbean Art beginning 17th Oct, 2019.
Mon to Fri: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Carmichael Prize is open to any artist resident in Barbados, painting in any medium, in any style, on any subject inspired by Barbados. Photography is excluded.
The Carmichael Prize is named after Sir Trevor Carmichael (a prominent Barbadian) and is a non-acquisitive award designed to promote the creation, promotion and sale of fine art paintings in Barbados. Sponsored by Gold Corp.
The Carmichael Prize has three awards:
1. The Critic’s Prize for Best Painting by an Established Artist $1200
2. The Critic’s Prize for Best Painting by an Emerging Artist (Artist who has not had a solo exhibition) $800
3. The People’s Choice Prize ($1000), which is chosen by visitors to the gallery over a two week period.