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The World of Carlisle Chang: Carnival

An exhibit which showcases the content of the Carlisle Chang collection

Carnival Involvement

Chang was involved in the carnival of Trinidad and Tobago in various capacities. He was the designer of costumes and sets for the Dimanche Gras in the years 1965.

He designed costumes for carnival bands from

Pierrot Grenade



Carlisle Chang did the design and layout for the Shell Trinidad  magazine, 1957-1959. His work was featured in the publication including artwork for traditional carnival characters. The images were reproduced from the shell Caribbean magazines.