Nancy Valentine

Forging a Unique Path Nancy Valentine (American/Bermudian, 1925-2019) studied at Pine Manor College and Northwestern University in the 1940s, before deepening her studies at The Art Students League of New York (1954, 1973). The school, renowned for its unrestrictive approach to artmaking, is the alma mater of many of the Abstract Expressionists, including Mark Rothko and Jackson Pollock, as well as

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Christina Hutchings

A Commitment to Abstraction Christina Hutchings was born in Bermuda. She attended Warwick Academy before leaving the island to complete her education. Having graduated with a BFA in painting from the Tyler School of Art (1976), Hutchings completed an artist residency at the renowned Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (1977). It was at Skowhegan that Hutchings met Dutch artist

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Yoga In The Gallery

With Tiffany Paynter Yoga classes are back, with a new 4 part series led by Tiffany Paynter starting on Monday, March 7. Yoga For A Calm Body And A Calm Mind combines yoga postures, breathing exercises and meditation to de-stress, reduce anxiety and bring mental clarity.  Classes are held in the peaceful setting ofthe gallery on Mondays 1pm – 2pm. Tiffany, who is

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International Women’s Day

Celebrating Female Artists Join us on International Women’s Day for an intimate artist-led tour of the Bermuda National Gallery by two of Bermuda’s leading female artists on Tuesday, March 8 from 5.30pm – 7pm. Meredith Andrews will lead a tour of her photographic exhibition Flotsam and Jetsam: The Cost of Modern Living. The exhibition, which is produced by BNG in partnership with KBB, reminds

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Members Preview Week

New Exhibitions We are excited to announce the opening of two new exhibitions this week: Our People, Our Places, Our Stories: The African Collection, on display in the Humann and Young Galleries, and Testing Boundaries: In the Studio with Nancy Valentine and Christina Hutchings, on display in the Upper Mezzanine.  BNG Members get exclusive preview access fromThursday, February 17 through to

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30% Off Memberships

Celebrating 30 Years To celebrate our 30th anniversary, we are offering 30% off Individual, Family and Contributing memberships to the Bermuda National Gallery. This offer applies to both new memberships and membership renewals taken out between now and March 31st (valid through to March 2023). Please note all all current memberships expire on March 31.  Connect with art and discover

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Thank you

2021 Annual Appeal Dear BNG Family,  On behalf of the board of trustees and staff at the Bermuda National Gallery, I’d like to say THANK YOU for supporting our 2021 Annual Appeal campaign. Your donation helps to ensure that BNG can continue to create relevant and impactful exhibitions and arts & culture programming for the community.  We are off to an exciting start to

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New Exhibitions

Our People, Our Places, Our Stories: The African Collection We will be opening two new exhibitions at the beginning of February. In celebration of our 30th anniversary year, we will be revisiting one of the Bermuda National Gallery’s inaugural collections in Our People, Our Places, Our Stories: The African Collection, which will be displayed in the Humann and Young Galleries. Part

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Final Weeks

This is your last chance to see Illusion and Abstraction: Capturing the Landscape and The Shadow Land: Cape Dorset Prints from the Bacardi Collection, which will be closing on Saturday, January 22. Illusion and Abstraction Illusion & Abstraction: Capturing the Landscape looks at how the landscape, once taken for granted, has taken on new meaning and re-ignited our imagination as we continue to navigate the Coronavirus pandemic and the

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New Art Classes

BNG Urban Sketch Join us this Saturday for the first BNG Urban Sketch session of 2022. Artists of all levels are invited to join this free, drop in programme. Meet Education Officer Rehana Packwood in the gallery at 11am and then head out to visit different locations across Hamilton to sketch from life.  This week, the group will be exploring the Par-La-Ville Sculpture Park.

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Members enjoy unlimited free access to the gallery, a discount on all BNG events and education programmes as well as exclusive invitations to exhibition openings.

Contributing Members also enjoy reciprocal membership at over 1,000 museums across 5 countries through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association.

Connect with art. Discover more as a BNG member.