THE Embassies of Mexico and Spain in collaboration with the St Omer family will host an exhibition “St. Omer, a Saint Lucian family of artist”, which will take place at the Embassy of Mexico in Vigie, from January 25 to February 1.
The exhibition will be opened to the public as follows: Wednesday 25 and Thursday 26: from 9 a. m to 7 p.m. -Friday 27, Monday 30, Tuesday 31 and Wednesday 1st: from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. Saturday 28 and Sunday 29: closed.
For both embassies, the cultural action is one of the most effective instruments for the development of diplomatic relations and Mexico and Spain also consider this action as an exchange of cultural experiences with local artists.
“Undoubtedly, The St. Omer family is the leading family of painters in Saint Lucia. They represent a good example of this cultural dialogue that we propose. With this activity, the doors of the Embassies open for one of the most representative family names of the Saint Lucian culture”, a statement from the embassies said.
A private official opening will take place on Monday at 5 p.m with the presence of some of the members of the St Omer family, the Cabinet and the diplomatic corps.