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In Memory of Chris Turnquest

I attended an Art Auction recently in aid of a young man recently killed in Nassau; the studio was... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
Erin K
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Check out this splendid display of Bahamian culture

Founded by one of the preeminent Junkanoo artists on the island, this gallery was a very sweet... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2015
Lauri S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 Feb 2017
“In Memory of Chris Turnquest ”
22 May 2016
“Colorful exteror and interior,displaying and selling the work of local artists”
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18 Village Road, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I attended an Art Auction recently in aid of a young man recently killed in Nassau; the studio was beautifully arranged with portraits offering commentary on a dangerous issue (Speeding in the harbour) that lead to the death of Mr. Turnquest. There was a dark...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Erin K
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I think someone told me that "Doongalik" is the sound of some large musical wind instrument, possibly a didgeridoo, but what that has to do with The Bahamas I have no idea! Anyway, it's a beautiful place to see both outside and inside. (Check out...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 28 January 2016

Worth the visit as even the grounds are decorated with original sculptures. Mrs Burnside graciously allowed me to visit the studio after it was due to close as I had been delayed getting there. Thanks again so much!

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 4 December 2015

Founded by one of the preeminent Junkanoo artists on the island, this gallery was a very sweet surprise and I enjoyed learning about the origins of Junkanoo.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Lauri S
Reviewed 4 June 2015

The best way to describe this place is as a collection of culture. It is designed like a rural Bahamian village - quiet and surrounded by lush scenery on all sides, with little quaint buildings along a stone path. There are also some very unique...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank mzrmorgan
Reviewed 15 December 2014

The art on display is unique and striking. There was also a special exhibit on elephants and their plight. All of the work was easy on the eyes, but that artist, in particular, created works of beauty that were soulful and introspective. While the artwork...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank UglyBuffalo
Reviewed 6 June 2013

I would thoroughly recommend visiting this delightful art studio and shop in Village Road. The gallery is run by Pam Burnside who personally showed us around the art work. Next to it is a craft shop. It is unlike any other Bahamian shop which sells...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank jowrightSomersetUK
Reviewed 14 April 2009

we were walking thru like we have for yrs and this time went into the gallery and was lucky enough to find the 3 pieces we wanted...along with that the artist was there!!!!!!!...toby Lunn our pieces are on the wall in the livingroom and we...More

5  Thank pauline1toronto
Reviewed 26 January 2009

We were staying on Paradise Island and discovered Doongalik by accident as we went through the Marina Village centre. We were lucky enough to meet Pam burnside (wife of Jackson Burnside a prominent local artist) who told us all about the art they had in...More

5  Thank keentraveller61
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