Art - Arts of Barbados
From visual artists, fashion designers, musicians, dancers and poets to the unconventional nail technicians, barbers, hairstylists and jewellery makers, Barbados is loaded with artistic talent. All around, you can see the creativity which Barbadians possess. This blend is due to the diverse people of Barbados. With various backgrounds and views, the creations here are unique and truly expressive.
There are various events with a focus on creativity and the arts in Barbados which showcases local and regional talent:
National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA)
Bajan Pride Exposition
De Arts Lime
The National Cultural Foundation (NCF) oversees the cultural scene in Barbados. It is tasked with the development and growth of the cultural industry and by extension the nation, as well as the promotion and production of various cultural festivals and events, including the Crop Over Festival and other major governmental and national events.
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