Culture & Arts Archive December 2020

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.
Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare with Simon Chottu, Chairman of the North West Guadalcanal Development Association (NWGDA), during the launching of the NWGDA constitution.

Empowering the Rural Population Through Shared Vision

Development is important, but it should be guided by a shared vision, one that the people can work towards and feel part of.
June Wendy Rarihai was among those that marked this important day. At 34 years of age and having been part of the event for many years, she says this year’s theme is quite different.

Supporting People with Special Needs

The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons was held last week.
Jesse standing beside his ray boat, behind him is Taro Island the capital of Choiseul Province.

Building a Business from Scratch

Patience is a virtue, and Jesse Pitano'e is a perfect example of this age-old adage.