In collaboration with the Capital Governorate and the U.S. Embassy in Bahrain, Nadine Gallery organized the 4th annual art exhibit for Bahraini female artists entitled “Boxes” on Tuesday, November 24th at the Isa Cultural Center. The opening of the art exhibit was attended by Us Ambassador William Roebuck and H.E. Capital Governor Shaikh Hisahm Bin Abdul Rahman Al-Khalifa. The exhibit, which is open to the public for three days, featured more than 35 Bahraini artists displaying 60 works of their art.
Also, in partnership with the U.S. Embassy, Nadine Gallery hosted American award-winning female artist Laurie Goddard to showcase her unique brand of artistry in the exhibit.
Goddard holds a Bachelors in Fine Arts in Printmaking from Moore College of Art, Philadelphia. She received the Armonk Outdoor Art Fair Award, Best in Mixed Media 2005, and the Bruce Museum Show Award, for second place, Mixed Media 2008. She has been published in a number of books and has participated in many art exhibits in the United States and abroad. She was also one of the artists that contributed paintings to the U.S. Department of State’s program “Art in the Embassies,” showcasing her art in the residences of U.S. Ambassadors around the world.