Big Tings a Gwaan Down Di Street - Jamaica 



Selected images from the exhibition Big Tings a Gwaan Down Di Street exhibition, The Old Print Works, Birmingham (2019)

From the collection Hand-painted Jamaica 


Hand-painted Jamaica is part of an evolving documentary photography project which explores the visual language of Jamaica, through graffiti, hand-painted signs and street art found painted on walls across the island. The wider project focuses on the work of Jamaican sign-painters to learn about their artistic processes and as a document to capture this art form. 


The project received support from Arts Council England. 


A  limited-edition zine Hand-painted Jamaica is available here

The series is available for exhibition or publication as a photo essay and selected images from the series are available as giclee photographic prints contact the artist for details. 

© Tracey Thorne