This gallery in Landhuis Habaai is the largest and oldest art gallery on Curacao. The collection is located in a former plantation house and features local and Caribbean art with collections of paintings, ceramics, sculpture, dolls, and jewelry from the area.
Along with a stunning collection of art, the Gallery is a good stop to view mid-18th century architecture in this beautifully preserved space. The mansion began as a plantation and later became a country house and then a boarding school but still maintains its originally architecture. The gallery encompasses the original mansion along with a northeastern wing that was added in the 19th century. In addition to the art, you will see photographs and maps of the area.
The Jean Girigori Gallery showcases the artwork and paintings of Jean Girigori, an artist whose... Read more