Bajo el Sol Gallery & Art Bar

Located at Mongoose Junction, Bajo El Sol Gallery is a hybrid art gallery and espresso, wine and dessert bar.
Opening at 10:00 AM tomorrow
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Book Signing of "A Bottle of Water" by Sherman Thomas

Nov 16, 2019 – Nov 16, 2019

Bajo El Sol Gallery in Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay will host author Sherman Thomas for a book signing of “A Bottle of Water” on Saturday Nov. 16 at 4 p.m.

Thomas’s first book “A Bottle of Water” is a story of survival and growth after a traumatic accident. It is the personal testimony of a footb...

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Bajo El Sol has scheduled events for the upcoming months, which include a movie screening with local filmmaker Steve Rockstein, a book signing with renowned writer and sailor Cap'n Fatty Goodlander, and the return of our First Friday exhibition series in April with "Aftermath."

Bajo El Sol is ...

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a year ago
Delightful place to have great coffee. Plus local art is exceptional.
- Marek K
a year ago
Finally a place to get an awesome espresso drink on St John! We stumbled into the art gallery and saw the espresso machine in the back and had to try it. Excellent! We met the couple that run the shop and they were so nice! If you need a great coffee while on St John, find them in Mongoose Junction.
- Tony M
a year ago
Best place to meet up with friends, chat and cool out in Cruz Bay. Local fine art, crafts, books, food, drink and friendly folks. Hard to beat it. Highly recommend.
- David K

Bajo El Sol Gallery is a hybrid art gallery and espresso, wine and dessert bar.

Here, you’ll find work done by some of the most innovative contemporary artists working in the Virgin Islands including creative artisanal Caribbean products, jewelry, vintage prints, ceramics, fine art photography, and a wide selection of Caribbean literature.

Visit us during our weekly events for an immersive experience of artist talks, book readings, and film screenings.

Artists featured at Bajo El Sol include Avelino Samuel, Shansi Miller, Aimee Trayser, Luca Gasperi, Deborah St. Clair, Steve Simonsen, Kaye Thomas Eichner, Janet Cook- Rutnik, Jon Euwema, Karen Samuel, Doreen Walsh, Jessica Rosenberg, Lisa Etre, Kimberly Nogueira, Larry Lipsky, and others.

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  • (340) 693-7070


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Mongoose Junction
St. John, Virgin Islands 00830

Business Hours

Mon:10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Tue:10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Wed:10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Thu:10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Fri:10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Sat:10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
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