A group of Surinamese artists, with help from the CARICOM Secretariat and Governments of Guyana and Suriname, will be visiting Guyana April 19-21 to host an Art Expo. They are from the Federation of Visual Artists Suriname (FVAS). The exhibition will last for three days from 10:00 hrs – 17:00 hrs at Umana Yana on Main Street in Georgetown and is titled ‘SURINAME ART EXPO 2017’.
This exhibition is part one of an exchange programme between Suriname and Guyana in the field of Visual Art. The second part of the exchange will be a return visit of Guyanese artists to Suriname.
Work by artists Anand Binda, Robbert Enfield, Glenn Fung Loy, Soeki Irodikromo, Sri Irodikromo, Dakaya Lenz, Dhiradj Ramsamoedj, Ardie Setropawiro, George Struikelblok, Sancha Sullivan, Manuela Tjin A Soe, Patrick Tjon and Kit-Ling Tjon Pian Gi will be showcased at the event.