Expressions Galerie D’Art is one of Haiti’s largest Haitian art gallery. It features an extensive collection including original art paintings from internationally well known Haitian masters to young emerging talented painters . It thrives to suit the taste of the most discriminated and the pocket of the most careful. Expressions Art Gallery has burst upon the local art scene in 1991 with the finest most exciting collection of contemporary Haitian art. The gallery relocated in 2001 to spacious new surroundings down the hill of Montagne Noire in Petion-Ville.
This website will give you the chance to embark on a virtual, cultural journey around this sunny island and also will take you to a virtual tour in this exquisite world of color. The beauty, lifestyle, culture, architecture and landscape of the region come to life in the extravagant range of art pieces on show. During the year, numbers of individual and group exhibitions are held in the gallery and are open to the public.
In July 1991, Habib and Khatia Jiha, a young local couple, decided to combine their love of art with the facts of business by opening “Expressions Art Gallery” in Petion-Ville.
Besides the continuous turmoil and problems caused by the political situation in Haiti, they managed through hard work and determination, to become over the years, one of Haiti’s most trusted and renowned source for Haitian art. They promote the Art of Haiti, by participating actively in many art exhibits in the world. The gallery is also an active sponsor of the arts and upcoming artists.
Born and raised in Haiti, they love and appreciate the country’s rich culture and the most enjoyable aspects of their gallery experience is helping international visitors as well as Haitians, discover Haitian art while many of them are amazed and still wondering how Haiti shelters such a hidden treasure.