SIMONE ASIA

b.1990       Barbados. Lives and works Barbados

2008-11     BFA (Hon.s) Barbados Community College

2006-08   Barbados Community College Associate Degree in Applied Arts



GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019          Beginning The Brighton Storeroom, Barbados

                     Social Geometry: Expanded Drawing Practices, Queen’s Park Gallery, Barbados

2018          Contemporary Art/Contemporary Issues Art Exhibition, 1st River Road, Bridgetown ,Barbados

2017           Impressions Exhibition, CARIFESTA XIII, Punch Creative Arena, Barbados Community College, Barbados

                   PRIZM Art Fair 2017, 145 E Flagler Street, Miami, Florida

2016          Greymatters, Solo Exhibition, Punch Creative Arena, Morningside, Barbados Community College, Barbados

                   Crop Over Visual Arts Festival, Grande Salle, Central Bank

2014          BIBA Fundraising Event, Westmoreland, St. Peter, Barbados

2013         Continuum Alumni Show, Punch Creative Arena, Barbados Community College, Barbados

2012         NCF Crop Over Visual Arts Festival, Old BNB Building, Bridgetown

2011          Deloitte Annual Auction, Lime Grove Lifestyle Centre, Holetown, St. James

                  NIFCA 2011, Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre

                  NCF Crop Over Visual Arts Festival, Grande Salle, Central Bank

                  Animekon, Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Barbados



AWARDS & PROJECTS

2016         Governor’s Award, National Cultural Foundation, Crop Over Visual Festival

                  Incentive Award, 2-D Exhibition, NCF Crop Over Visual

2015         Fresh Stops Bench Project, Fresh Milk, Barbados

                  Winner of ‘My Time” Local Residency, Fresh Milk, Barbados

2011          Incentive award, NIFCA



RESIDENCIES

2019         Punch In 3 Open Studio, Punch Creative Arena, Barbados Community College, Barbados

2018         Punch In 3 Open Studio, Punch Creative Arena, Barbados Community College, Barbados

2015         Caribbean Linked III Residency, Ateliers ’89, Oranjestad, Aruba

2015         My Time Local Artist Residency, Fresh Milk St. George, Barbados

                  Punch In, Open Studio, Punch Creative Arena, BCC, Barbados

2014         Alice Yard, Woodbrook, Trinidad and Tobago

                 Projects and Space, Barbados

2012         Fresh Milk, Walker’s Dairy, St. George, Barbados



PUBLICATIONS

Fresh Stops Bench Project, Fresh Milk and Adopt-A-Stop, 2015



BIBLIOGRAPHY

The Chronicle episode, Barbados: Coming to Terms with History, WCVB Boston Channel 5, 2016

Bass Culture Magazine, December 2014

Caribbean Beat Magazine, Issue #118, November – December 2012

Arc Magazine Issue #5, May 2012








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