Gallery Alma Blou
Today Gallery Alma Blou in Landhuis Habaai is the oldest and largest gallery on Curaçao,featuring authentic Curacao and Caribbean art.
“Gallery Alma Blou” is papiamentu for "Gallery of the Blue Soul" is a place to relax and enjoy the Curaçao way of expressing art.
First of all it is located in a typical 18th century mansion that has been divided into three different spaces, a patio and backrooms, which one of them is the souvenir shop.
The building is situated in a way that makes daylight filter through it beautifully, enhancing the artworks beauty.
Themes and materials vary widely, but all art has a Caribbean character and Curaçaoan flair.
The art at Gallery Alma Blou is a creation by mostly local artists either living on the island or abroad,inspired by the culture and nature of the island.
At Landhuis Habaai souvenir shop, local handmade toys and souvenirs are available, all with the Caribbean character.
A special section is dedicated to real Curaçao imagery, such as panoramas of Punda and Otrobanda, maps of the island, imprints of old city scenes and books.