Tag: Tamika Boatswain

Emancipation 2020 celebrations to go virtual

Emancipation 2020 celebrations to go virtual

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 24, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 24, 2020 Director of Culture Tamika Boatswain Guyanese will soon enjoy a week filled with exciting virtual activities as the Department ... Read More

Virtual commemoration of Guyana’s 54th Independence

Virtual commemoration of Guyana’s 54th Independence

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 13, 2020

—Flag-raising to be live streamed, held in accordance with Taskforce regulations  DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 13, 2020 In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the commemoration ... Read More

National Cultural Policy Consultations moving apace, Second Phase set to begin October 15

Editorial Editorial- October 13, 2019

The Government of Guyana through the Department of Culture will be furthering its commitments to implement a national cultural policy by hosting a series of ... Read More

First batch of GFCCI’s beneficiaries announced

First batch of GFCCI’s beneficiaries announced

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 23, 2019

− $3M is the largest sum applicants will receive  DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 23, 2019 Fifteen dedicated and lucky individuals, today, have been announced to ... Read More

Funding available to boost creative arts

Editorial Editorial- March 25, 2019

― applications can be accessed on online  DPI, Guyana, Monday, March 25, 2019 Financial support is now available to artisans in the creative arts field ... Read More

Inaugural ‘Folk Night’ takes centre stage  

Inaugural ‘Folk Night’ takes centre stage  

Editorial Editorial- February 21, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 21, 2019 Guyana’s unique diverse folk traditions, food and games took centre stage at the Mashramani Folk Night held at the ... Read More

Art School graduates encouraged to create dialogue

Art School graduates encouraged to create dialogue

Editorial Editorial- August 23, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 22, 2018 The E.R. Burrowes School of Art yesterday hosted an opening ceremony for its graduating students of 2018. Among the ... Read More

City Hall restoration closer to realisation

City Hall restoration closer to realisation

Editorial Editorial- May 23, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, May 23, 2018 City Hall’s historic heritage building will soon be restored to its former glory. A two-day workshop on the restoration ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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