The Domino Session
Oil on Canvas 20x20
Big Yard on fifth Street Trench Town, Kingston 12, Jamaica.Trench Town (also Trenchtown) is a neighborhood located in the parish of St. Andrew which shares municipality with Kingston, the capital and largest city of Jamaica. In the 1960s Trench Town was known as the Hollywood of Jamaica.
Today Trench Town is the location of the Trench Town Culture Yard Museum, a National Heritage Site presenting the unique history and contribution of Trench Town to Jamaica.
A common gathering for the people of Trench Town to pass time, playing dominoes was a great to have fun and spend time with friends. Lots of beer drinking, Herb and Guinness.
Trench Town is the birthplace of rocksteady and reggae music, as well as the home of reggae and Rastafari ambassador Bob Marley. The neighborhood gets its name