The 242 Artist Network is a movement of creatives dedicated to the promotion of Bahamian Artists & their global collaborations; Bahamian creatives uniting to form live & digital platforms, working diligently to build the entertainment sector in order to enhance economic growth. Notably Artjoy Concert Series has been featured on Tempo Networks and Roots Market on ZNS T.V. Artjoy has also been featured in the Tribune Newspaper. The network has also been interviewed on ‘Free Ya Mind’ with Natural Empress. In December 2021 the network hosted ‘Artjoy video Launch and awards’ at the Ed Moxey Center. In 2021 the network partnered with Soundwaves to host The Love and Revolution Concert at Nirvana Beach. Roots Market was launched in August of 2020. Artjoy Concert Series has been graced by some of the country's top performers.
There are numerous visual artists such as painters, sculptures, native craft workers, dancers, woodworkers, to name a few. Now, close your eyes and Imagine them all at one event! A tantalizing conglomerate of talents blended together on one ticket, showcasing to the world the diversity The Bahamas’ Orange economy has to offer! This is the vision of the 242 Artist Network. Roots Market, Artjoy Concert Series and The Nuryz mixtapes as vehicles powered by professionalism and hard work to help facilitate our journey together. Our vision is to enhance the growth of the orange economy by encouraging the development of a plethora of local top tier management, booking, and development services.
Speak Fayahself Podcast
The network was formed in 2018. Our social media following is over 10k and growing daily. Our projects include The Nuryz Mixtape, Artjoy Concert Series, Roots Market, and Speak Fa Yahself Podcast; all of which provide creatives with real and digital spaces to earn an income and to present their art to the community and world at large.