Culture & Arts

Lisa sitting at her stall outside the Holy Cross Cathedral church.

Struggling Street Vendor Puts Family First

Lisa Loko would not sit around while her family struggles, she looked for other ways to make a living for her family.
His group were recently awarded a prize for participating in the Native Lens Film Festival December last year.

Telling Stories Through Short Films

“The film industry in Solomon Islands is still in its infant stage, but slowly it has reached us in the rural communities,” said Riley John, one of the founders of Longa Boys, a group of young film makers based in Belaha, Central Guadalcanal Province.
Deacon Clement Netana being accompanied by the South Seas Evangelical Church (SSEC) men’s matching band during the ordination program.

Catholic Church Ordains Priest

It might be the festive season, but the Roman Catholic Church of Tangarare Parish in West Guadalcanal had other reasons to celebrate.
Renowned local artist Brian Feni with SolBrew’s Managing Director Peralt van der Merwe in front of the newly completed mural on the SolBrew@Sea wall – SolBrew’s new event venue.

Feni Complete Stunning Work of Art for Local Brewer SolBrew

Renowned local artist and former national soccer rep, Brian Feni has successfully completed a work of art at the Solomon Breweries Limited’s (SolBrew) new event centre, SolBrew@Sea.
Hermas says that such early exposure to music made him realize the power of music, especially how rhythm and harmony can influence a person’s mood.

Young Patterson and his Passion for Music

Hermas Patterson is a 20-year-old self taught musician who dreams of making it big one day.