Kushana Gentles is the National Gallery’s new Education and Outreach Officer. She replaces Nickola McCoy, who heads off to art school in the UK next month.
Ms Gentles is a recent graduate of Savannah College of Art and Design, one of the U.S.A’ s top art colleges, and gained a B.F.A degree with a major in painting.
Kushana is now responsible for the nine outreach programmes run by the National Gallery: Inside Art at Northward, Fairbanks and Eagle House, Art Magnet, Art Zone, Art Outreach Frances Bodden, Art Outreach Bonaventure, Art Sisters and Caribbean Haven Art Outreach.
She is also responsible for the seven continuing education courses on offer this Fall: introductory courses on drawing, life drawing, acrylic painting, photography, printmaking, ceramics and sculpture/assemblage.
For further information on participating in, or volunteering to assist with any of the outreach or continuing education programmes, please contact Kushana at the National Gallery at 945-8111 or at [email protected]