Art… from the heart

Work of Clarice Vaz (Brian Vaz’s wife) who says: “After a tremendous response and sale of all my paintings in April this year, I was encouraged towards taking up painting full-time. It allowed me to relax totally and transported me into a new magical world of creativity.” Continue reading Art… from the heart


Dr Bernadette Gomes… sociologist, artist

ONE KNEW BERNIE as a committed student activist in our college days. Later, I encountered her new avatar as Dr. Bernadette Gomes, sociologist, whose work and potential has been rated high by the likes of the US-based (Marblehead, MA) anthropologist Dr Robert (Bob) S. Newman. More recently, I got to know her as someone whose writing really deserves to be published (but that’s taking time to happen). After hearing her mention it for long, last week I got to know the artist in Bernie. Her exhibition ‘Maadani — Under the Coconut Palms’ is to go up on display in Panjim’s … Continue reading Dr Bernadette Gomes… sociologist, artist