Prime Minister Philip Davis seeks to Create More Opportunities for Artists

Prime Minister Hon. Philip Davis accepted a special invitation to view the work of outstanding Bahamian artist Tavares Strachan. Strachan’s work is being exhibited at this year’s Art Basel Miami Beach.

Strachan, who was born in Nassau and is currently based in New York and London, hosted Prime Minister Davis to a special tour featuring his work “Red, Gold and Green”.

Prime Minister Davis while in Miami, is meeting international art investors in hopes of creating opportunities for The Bahamas. The Prime Minister promised to increase the Government’s investment in the Arts to revitalize music, theatre, dance and visual arts.

The Prime Minister committed to the advancement and promotion of cultural talents on the national and international stage, and promised greater development in the area of cultural art export.

Art Basel Miami Beach is a meeting place for emerging artists and art collectors and features works from around the world. Its runs from 30 November, to 4 December, 2021.