About the Book
An assortment of pictures, over a thirty year period, of the Island of of Eleuthera and it's inhabitants. Eleuthera, located in the Bahamas, also means freedom.
James Reid Trippe, born NY 62, graduated New Trier HS, Winnetka, Il. 1980, & Ithaca College 85. Studied painting & printmaking w/ David Symth & Salvator Grippi. Founded AV Arts, 110 Hudson St, NY. working wi/ or for "Anthrax, Bobby Brown, Debbie Harry, Joe Cocker, Peter Gabriel, Lenny Kravitz. In 87 moved to 146 W 57th St,. Clients included National Geographic, Estee Lauder, HBO, EUE, NBC, Conde Naste CBS. 89, moved to Greenwich, CT, providing original music for film. (see attikus.com) also photo & painting exhibitions included: Roger Smith Gallery, & Sundance Gallery NY. In 95, traveled Western US creating photo book "Chasing Light". 96, lived in the Bahamas, creating paintings & prints, for the book "Harbour Island". Then Amagansett, NY, creating paintings & prints for the book "Peconic County" exhibited Flinn Gallery & Estia. In 98, back to Greenwich, creating paintings & prints for the book "Works on Paper". From 2000-12 touring Natl Art Shows circuit (awards at Sunfest, & DRA+