Initially launched at Philharmonie de Paris in 2017 and titled after the eponymous 1985 hit song by Brigadier “The General” Jerry, Jamaica, Jamaica! examines how the tiny Caribbean island of Jamaica has become an extraordinary force in the world heritage and history of music.Jamaica, Jamaica! brings together rare memorabilia, photographs, visual art, audio recordings and footage unearthed from Jamaica's best museums and most elusive collectors and studios, while collaborating with legendary local visual artists to convey the essence of a true Jamaican music experience.
National Gallery of Jamaica (NGJ) Opening hours:
Tuesdays to Thursdays: 10 am - 4:30 pm | Fridays: 10 am - 4 pm | Saturdays: 10 am - 3 pm.Last Sundays: the NGJ is open every last Sunday of the month, 11 am to 4 pm