The installation is comprised of a patchwork of individual textiles handmade by over 200 artisans across Rajasthan, with contributions from students, craft enthusiasts and experts.
Arte & Lusso also hosted the talk “How to make it as a creative woman in Dubai” on March 13, relating to the subject. It
Aimed to revolutionise art experience in the region, the exhibition explores the universal human experience of awe and reverence inspired by nature.
Curated by Maya Allison, Executive Director of The New York University Abu Dhabi Art Gallery, Between Sunrise and Sunset is an installation of human-sized, abstract and organic sculptural forms.
Al Salem pushes the boundaries of age-old Islamic art by re-inventing it in non-conventional mixed media forms and by exploring its conceptual potential.
In Sacred Lines, MISK displays over-sized sculptures made from white marble — what he is well known for.
He started his artistic career on his own and held his first exhibition in 1961 — to find that his talent astonished the artistic community.
Eng. Azza Bin Sulaiman is an engineer and a politician; in 2015, she was appointed member of the United Arab Emirates Federal National Council (FNC). “Azza Bin Sulaiman invites the Emirati youth to self- discovery, self-definition and intellectual freedom,” Mergiu says.
Besides, artists address the ways of local capitalism, from large-scale industries to vernacular ‘bazaars’, as well as those commenting on identity, politics and borders.