Hubert Brathwaite was born in Barbados on July 19th 1930. Like many artists of his time he is a self-taught artist. Here are some quick facts about this artist
- Preferred mediums are paintings, watercolors, textiles, drawings and photographs.
- Received two Honourable mentions, first in 1995 for “Just Colours”, then in 2007 for “Time to Prayer” at the Crop Over Visual Arts Exhibition sponsored by the Central Bank of Barbados.
- Most of his works are like snapshots of Barbadian history depicting images of the Tuc band, the Steel Band and the traditional “Sno Cone Man”.
“Time to Prayer” by Hubert Brathwaite
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