The AMA Art Museum of the Americas to curate a selection of 24 reggae posters from the International Reggae Poster Contest (IRPC) at the Organization of American States (OAS) headquarters in Washington D.C. This is the IRPC’s seventh major exhibition. The exhibition will be co-hosted by the AMA and the Jamaica Mission to the Organization of American States (OAS) in the Marcus Garvey Hall. The 24 reggae posters were selected from International designers who placed in the final 100 best posters. The poster exhibition will run from May 19th through the 30th and admission is free.
Opening Reception: 22th May, 2014, 6:00 pm at the OAS Headquarters;
Ambassador Stephen Vasciannie, Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the OAS and head of the Permanent Mission of Jamaica to the OAS, Professor Carolyn Cooper of the University of the West Indies, Michael Thompson and Maria Papaefstathiou, founders of the contest, Anicée Gaddis of Big magazine will speak at the opening.
Where: Organization of American States (OAS). Marcus Garvey Hall: 200 17th St NW, Washington D.C.
Music by Japanese reggae musician ANNA I
AFTER PARTY at “Den of Thieves” 8:00pm. 2005 14th St NW, Washington 20009
(Btwn U & V St NW). Facebook Event page: http://on.fb.me/1lafx9d
For further information and details about the exhibition, contact:
Andrés Navia: firstname.lastname@example.org Director, Art Museum of the Americas; or
Julia Hyatt: email@example.com, Minister/Alternate Representative, Permanent Mission of Jamaica to the OAS.
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