Angela Gegg has published two books to date: The Light, the Dark, and Everything in Between (2006) and Artist Confessions (2009).
She is featured in books, calendars, Spoken Word CD's and features throughout the Caribbean. As a guest speaker at the Women In Literature Educational Forum at the University of Belize and other schools in the region, she set the bar for Spoken Word Writers.
One of her biggest Claims to Fame as a Poet is the UNESCO World Poetry Directory. Angela was invited to participate in The Other Voices International Project, a cyber-anthology that erases the boundaries of nations, ethnicities, religions, cultures, and age to present some of the world's best poetry (Volume 34, The Pages In Between). Angela is open about her work being daring to enlighten readers for a better understanding of that which exists outside of the rules of realism. She is currently working on her third book.
Major Art Shows Include:
(2004) July 2004, Subconscious Works of Art was hosted by the Mexican Ambassador at the Institute of Mexico, and the show was opened by the Honorable Governor General, Sir Colville Young .
(2005) April 2005, A 6 month Exhibit of her Artwork at the Princess Hotel and Casino called Proshka, the Artist in Action.
(2006) July 2006, Hottt Chicks Can Paint Too was opened by the Honorable Prime Minister Said Musa alongside her first Book Launch held at the Image Factory in Belize City.
(2006) August 2006, she took her works and held a mini book launch in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye at her Belizean Arts Exhibit. (2009) November 2009, Her most provocative show to date was held at the Institute of Mexico called IMPULSE, a multi-part exhibit with new art, the release of her second book and audio-visual installations.
(2009) December 2009, she took IMPULSE to the island of San Pedro, where she also had a book signing.
Angela is now retired from her roles on televison:
She spent over a decade on Belize TV, having her Cooking Show on Love TV, Cooking with the Smoky Mermaid, which was her starting point in the TV industry. Moving on to Channel 5 as the Host of the local LIVE TV Gameshow for Deal or No Deal, named Tek it or Leave It as well as Mega Bingo on Channel 5. Then ended her 10 year career with the latenight talkshow host of a show OMG, Oh Miss Gegg, on Krem TV.
Aside from her writing her passion in life is Real Estate.
SEE WHAT THE PRESS HAS TO SAY...
THE AMANDALA PRESS NEWSPAPER ...I read her book over the weekend and I mean I was there, with my mouth jest hangin' wide open. I think Miss Gegg is a very very audacious girl, just like that Maya Angelou woman...
AMBERGRIS TODAY NEWSPAPER ...We've seen her sweep the nation with her works of art and inspire us with her words of inspiration and determination...
THE BELIZE TIMES NEWSPAPER ...Angela Gegg, Art Impresario, Publishing Magnate and Juggernaut Extraordinaire is a first for Belize. As a sociological-cultural phenomena Ms. Gegg is a force to reckon with. In Art Historical terms Ms. Gegg is the Reincarnation of Andy Warhol...
THE SAN PEDRO SUN NEWSPAPER ... Her book has been highly acclaimed by both critics and literary enthusiasts. Unable to put this book down, you'll dive into a world of mystique, intelligence and taboo...
*Angela represents her county in Trinidad as her artwork hangs in the famous CLICO Gallery. In late 2005 she was selected for the “Art of Caribbean Women” Calendar for 2006, which was launched in the Port of Spain. *That same year her artwork was auctioned at an FCCA Charity Event in Florida. *She is also featured in “Made In Belize” a book on 33 Belizean Artists, which was launched in 2007. She is one of only 8 female artists in the book. *Angela performed for the launching of the G2 Spoken Word CD and was one of the two main features on the CD which was released in 2007 at the Image Factory as a follow up to her Radio Show on Positive Vibes Radio, the G2 Show. *In 2007, she was invited to the University of Belize in Belmopan as part of “An Encounter with Women Writers”, and spoke at their Women In Literature forum. She has been invited to speak to the University every year since. *In 2008, she was invited to participate in and is featured in “The Other Voices Poetry Project”, a cyber-anthology through UNESCO. *Late 2008 she was hired by Channel 5 to host their new TV Show called "Tek it or Leave It" - the Belize version of "Deal or No Deal", which ran its' first season through to 2009. *In March of 2009 she had a triple feature in "Women in Art" as her art and first book were featured, she also did a double Spoken word Performance and share an audio-visual installation. She also participated in "Women in Art" 2010
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I am a Visual Artist, Painter, Poet, Spoken Word Performer, TV Personality, and just your average creative right-brained human being. I'm the Author of, LDEI, "The Light, the Dark, and Everything In Between", a book on Spoken word & Art.
ANY poem can flow, its all in the way it is read - IT IS - the attitude you bring to the table, you need to ....
FEEL IT, BREATHE IT
LIVE IT, WANT IT
KNOW IT, LOVE IT
just feel the emotion
and live the passion
of the works of art.