Artist Bernard Hoyes works open at the County Museum

By on December 14, 2019

San Bernardino County Museum is currently presenting, Bernard Stanley Hoyes works “Spirit of the Land Through Climate Change,” an exhibition of large scale watercolors, speaks to the artist’s experience with the ecological life of the desert. Hoyes is a Coachella Valley resident, Jamaican born, African-American, and is primarily recognized as a contemporary painter.

Hoyes artistic career has lasted over four decades.  A strong visual artist Bernard Hoyes has captured powerful imagery of the masses and Afro-Caribbean ancestral spirituality. Best known for his “Revival” series, Hoyes recalls his Jamaican roots through rhythmic movement, vivid colors, and spiritual forwardness.

His current exhibition will run at the San Bernardino County Museum until March 8, 2020. The San Bernardino County Museum is at 2024 Orange Tree Lane, at the California Street exit from Interstate 10 in Redlands. The exhibit is included with general admission. The museum is open Tuesdays through Sundays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. General admission is $10 (adult), $8 (military or senior), $7 (student), and $5 (child aged 5 to 12). Children under five and Museum Association members are admitted free. Parking is free. For more information, visit www.sbcounty.gov/museum. The museum is accessible to persons with disabilities.