Kesean Abrams hosting his first art exhibit
Twenty-two-year-old Kesean Abrams is a Guyanese-born artist who is hosting his first
exhibition Real Talk at the Center for Hybrid Studies, Spirit Bond, Wharf Road, St
Michael from September 25th , - October 25th, 2022.
The former student of Parkinson Secondary School said that he was always involved in
art and is inspired by anything around him.
“Art is in my blood, and I am inspired by everything around me, nature, people and even
memories. That is why I decided that I wanted to name my first exhibition Real Talk as
it seeks to inspire young persons about what life is like outside of the school setting. In
this exhibition I want to speak to young men especially and show them how they can
lead a more fulfilling life,” he said.
Abrams who is also the holder of a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Law
from The University Of The West Indies, Cave Hill Campus said that since he has been
an artist has been a part of six exhibitions. The most recent was at the Visual Arts
Exhibition in Queen’s Park Steel Shed where he had the opportunity to live paint
alongside some of the most revered artists in Barbados namely Shane Eastmond and
In his career, he has never seen the challenges he faced as problems but as
opportunities in which he has learnt how to perfect his craft and grow his art into a
“Since becoming a professional artist two years ago I have honed my craft through
constant practice and relentless dedication. Every day when I come from work, I would
dedicate eight hours to practicing drawing and painting on cavass any idea that came
mind and over time I realized that the quality of my work had improved and I was ready
to begin my journey as a solo exhibitor,” he said.
Abrams is expecting a large turnout at his free exhibition which begins on September
25th, 2022, at 10am-3 pm daily.
“I am inviting members of the public to come out and support my free exhibition as I
have been working really hard on this and I believe the people of Barbados would
thoroughly enjoy what I have to offer. I must thank Dr. Deryck Murray and the staff of
the Centre of Hybrid Studies for the support they have given me in this venture,” he
said. (Write Right PR Services)