Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
The Architecture of Community

The Architecture of Community

Nastassia Pratt

The D'Aguilar Art Foundation Nassau, The Bahamas February 6, 2020 – March 17, 2020

It is a particularly apt time to view Pratt’s meticulous watercolor and assemblages of Bahamian homes. Having just endured Hurricane Dorian and witnessed homes fracture or disappear, the future of our architectural design seems undetermined. Pratt’s work offers an historical perspective by depicting the exterior of some of the oldest buildings in Nassau and the

Nastassia Pratt, Dunmore Realty (2020), watercolor and paper. Image courtesy of The D’Aguilar Art Foundation Nastassia Pratt, CottonTree House (2020), watercolor and paper, 20″ x 16″. Image courtesy of The D’Aguilar Art Foundation Nastassia Pratt, Adelaide Village House I (2020), watercolor and paper, 20″ x 16″. Image courtesy of The D’Aguilar Art Foundation It is

Hard Mouth: From the Tongue of the Ocean  Hard Mouth: From the Tongue of the Ocean 

Hard Mouth: From the Tongue of the Ocean 

Joann Behagg, Sue Bennett-Williams, Dionne Benjamin-Smith, Margot Bethel, and others...

National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Nassau, The Bahamas 06/22/2018 – 06/02/2019

How do we define ourselves? What does a dialect do and, within that vernacular, what does our dissent sound like? Hard Mouth: From the Tongue of the Ocean is a look at the way language—both verbal and visual—has shaped The Bahamas and how we view ourselves. From the way we speak, to the way that we

Hard Mouth: From the Tongue of the Ocean  (2019). Installation view. Image courtesy of National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Hard Mouth: From the Tongue of the Ocean  (2019). Installation view. Image courtesy of National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Hard Mouth: From the Tongue of the Ocean  (2019). Installation view. Image courtesy of National