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Art by Jamaican Children

The artwork for this exhibit was collected in St. Thomas Parish, Jamaica. These brightly colored pieces, executed in felt tip, show many aspects of Jamaican culture and interests. The artwork varies from very young children's depictions to mature sophisticated compositions.

Exhibit developer/curator: Dr. Barry E. Moore, Curator, I.C.C.A. 
Exhibit Fee: $300 each month exhibited 
Exhibit space needed: 60 running feet (unless stacked) 
Number of pieces: 20 originals 
Number of crates: 1 wooden crate 
Weight of crate: 125 to 150 pounds 
Insurance value: $2500 
Security requirement: Moderate

All exhibits are framed and mounted under Plexiglas, ready to hang. All pieces are labeled with age, gender, country, and titles. The artwork is shipped in wooden crates built specifically for the exhibits. Shipping will be arranged and provided by the exhibitor.  Please see the Conditions Governing Loan of Exhibit for additional information.

In Port Morant, boy, age 14, Jamaica

The Donkey Who Ate Flowers, boy, age 11, Jamaica

Plowing the Field, girl, age 12, Jamaica

Wedding, boy, age 11, Jamaica

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Last Updated: 8/16/12