“Twadisyon” open house art exhibition with Jonathan Gladding

“Twadisyon” open house art exhibition with Jonathan Gladding

PRESS RELEASE – Art enthusiasts and the general public are invited to an open house event with fine artist Jonathan Gladding JAG as he stages his most recent collection of works at The Inner Gallery this Friday, 21stNovember 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm .

Jonathan has produced a wonderful array of works, full of colour and culture in his unique style of realism. His medium is oil on canvas, the sizes vary widely.

With over forty paintings on display, there is something for everyone in this collection, with his paintings bursting with the artistic inspiration that we have come to love as a signature part of Jonathan’s work.

The artists’ love of Saint Lucia is vividly evident throughout his artwork. His accomplished talent is undeniable.

When asked about the artwork, Curator, Rachael du Boulay says, “I have so many favourites in this 2014 collection of recent works by Jonathan Gladding JAG titled “Twadisyon”, that I find it impossible to choose just one piece. I am also so looking forward to the joy and excitement that guests experience when they get one on one with the paintings and experience their favourites intimately.”

The program of events also include on Friday 28th November, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm a Schools Open House scheduled at The Inner Gallery, and on Saturday 29th November, Jonathan Gladding JAG will be at the Baywalk Mall, 2nd Floor between the hours of 10:00 am and 2:00 pm doing a painting demonstration.

Two of Jonathan’s paintings will also be auctioned to raise funds for ECHO-Lab and Pawasol pou ti Mamay.

ECHO-Lab is short for the Environmental Conservation and Heritage Organization of Laborie, established April 16th 1992 by a group of teachers.

Their Mission Statement is to develop awareness of the need to conserve the natural and cultural environment, and promote sustainable living practices through community education and community participation.

Pawasol pou ti Mamay – Umbrella for the little kids is a charity that raises funds for children in Saint Lucia.

The show runs from the 21st November to the 6th December, 2014. Opening hours at The Inner Gallery are Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm. For appointments for a private viewing telephone 758 457 8728.

The Inner Gallery is easily accessible situated right on the Bois D Orange highway. Baywalk Mall is in the heart of Rodney Bay.


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  1. I came across Jonathan's art about three years ago and immediately thought WTF. This thing is too real. St. Lucia is blessed with a bunch of great artists. I see murals as I travel around the island that makes me proud to be a Lucian. I also visit individual artists to enjoy and buy their works.

    There was a feature on CNN International a few years ago. It fell under the heading of Travel and was about 30 minutes long. That feature was all about St. Lucian art. It covered St. Omer, murals, the Catholic churches art, Eudovic etc. Simply awesome and I was spellbound.

    To all our local artist, I am proud of everyone of you. You are special with your unique gifts.


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