Dready … local-ish flavour

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jessie’s juice bar 24×24 inch HD archival pigment print

Jessie’s juice is a vegetarian cafe … it has outdoor seating under the shade of shower of gold trees … if you’re cool and in camana bay you take your coffee at Jessie’s …

There’s an aesthetic that I like about it … but also am interested in the ‘reportage’ of what it says about our lives as we now know it … local-ish flavour …

it’s not directly shown in the art; no, but there are the more subtle hints of the chicken and the lion lizard, indicating another life … but for me the art is imbued with the idea of how the ways of our daily lives have changed over time … in my head is how a fritter from corita’s copper kettle has given way to espressos and a vegan brownie.

living …


About Dready

Dready art is a 100% caribbean product: it was imagined here, designed here, tested here – in barbados, bvi, cayman, grenada and jamaica – we live here and are from here, our children were born here, I draw it here (mostly, cause sometimes I draw it when I’m traveling!). So despite what has become the kind of global reach of dready art we try to think of ourselves as a little caribbean company just doing our thing.

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