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June 27, 2014
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Aisha Davis for Kingston on the Edge

Aisha Davis

The National Gallery of Jamaica's Last Sundays programme for June 2014 is scheduled for Sunday and is presented in association with Kingston on the Edge (KOTE), Jamaica's first urban arts festival. The programme will run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The featured performance for the day, scheduled to start at 2 p.m., is by Aisha Davis. A singer, songwriter, dancer and actress, Aisha excites her fans with her soulful vocals and dance moves. She has toured internationally and has had the opportunity to share the stage with acts such as Ky-mani Marley, Cocoa Tea, Alborosie, Shaggy, Jimmy Cliff and Shabba Ranks.

Dubbed 'Anything with Nothing: Art from the Streets of Urban Jamaica', the exhibition will be the focus of the programme, but the permanent exhibitions will also be open for viewing. Anything with Nothing, which will close on July 11, features 10 street artists from the Corporate Area and Spanish Town, showcasing work specially created for the exhibition and photo-documentation of the street art.

The featured street artists are Kemar Black, Anthony Brown, Cleaver Cunningham, Vermon 'Howie' Grant, Ricardo 'Ricky Culture' Lawrence, Donavon 'Danny Coxon' McLeod, Dion 'Sand' Palmer, Michael Robinson, Andrew 'Designer Ice' Thomas and T. Earl Witter. There will be indepth guided tours of the exhibition, presented by members of the National Gallery curatorial staff, at noon, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Admission and the guided tours and children's activities will be free. Gift and coffee shop will be open for business and contributions to the donations box are welcomed.

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