Andrew GeeAndrew left England in 1993, and came to the Seychelles as a fashion and textile instructor. He is now one of the islands' leading watercolour artists, painting realistic and personal views of the Seychelles' changing appearance, including beaches, palm trees and old houses, as well as fish, flowers and jungle scenes on silk. Other craft work and textiles are available from his gallery.
Maison Soleil, Anse Soleil Road, Baie Lazare, Mahé. Opening hours: Tue – Sat 10am – 5pm; Tel: +248 712677; email: email@example.com; website www.andrewgee.weebly.com
Egbert MardayEgbert is a well known painter and sculptor, and works with a variety of media, including acrylic, charcoal, collage, oil, wood, metal, cement, sand, resin etc. His art works are both figurative and abstract, with preoccupations in the everyday life and soul of people – their toils, joys, pains and hopes are what inspire him.
Egbert Marday - Kreasyon Beau-Et-Mien, La Misere, Mahe. Tel: +248 378456 or +248 512792; fax: +248 378456; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheila MarkhamSheila's art gallery is housed in a traditional building by the seashore in Baie Sainte Anne, on the main road to Cote d'Or. It displays her original acrylic paintings and prints, as well as sculptures made from newspaper and cardboard boxes, cards, drawings and collages. Sheila wants to express a sense of humour and calm by painting typical Seychellois images. There is a small coffee-shop in the gallery.
Cap Samy Art Gallery, Baie Sainte Anne, Praslin. Opening hours: Tue – Sat 10am – 5pm; Tel: +248 236308, +248 510238 or +248 232048; e-mail: email@example.com; website: www.sheilamarkham.com
George CamilleGeorge is a Seychellois artist whose work covers an immense range of subject and media. His paintings, etchings, embossed copper work, canvas collages and 'objet trouves', have great power and presence. His paintings capture the colour and spirit of Creole life. Camille has four dedicated galleries as well as a permanent exhibition in Fregate Island Gallery. He is also the Air Seychelles, and “Seychelles in your Pocket" (a popular guidebook) cover artist.
Opening hours Kaz Zanana: Mon – Sat 10am – 5pm, opening hours Four Seasons Resort: daily 9.30am – 9pm; Tel: +248 344334 or +248 710688; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: www.georgecamille.com
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