Wednesday, 22 December 2010

Worlds Together

The National, January Calander 2011
Worlds Together is on the 30th as its the last day of the show

Video coverage of worlds together by Ashraf Helmi from The National Newspaper, 19-1-2011to watch the video, please click on the link below:

The National, 17th of Jan 2011to read the article, please visit the link below:

panorama magazine, 14th of jan 2011

Al Etihad Newspaper
Abu Dhabi Emirates Channel, 24-jan-2011
to watch the video, please click on the link below:

Title: Worlds Together
Curated by Sumayyah Al Suwaidi
Venue: Marsam Mattar Gallery
16Th January 2011 – 31st of January 2011

Artworks by:
Kristy Anne Ligones
Guillermo Munro
Ella Orencillo
Ali Murad
Liz Ramos
Moahmmed Hindash
Maria Neschetna
Victoria Viray
"Worlds Together" is an art exhibition that explores artists from different nationalities and backgrounds but living in the UAE. The exhibition talks about their different personalities and perspectives about life, its their honest feelings onto canvas portraying their thoughts into visual images for everyone to see and experience.

Dear Friends,

you are all invited to attend the opening ceremony of my next curated show at Marsam Mattar Gallery in Dubai. the official opening is at 8pm on Sunday 16Th of January 2011, if you would like information of how to get to the gallery please call them 04-3988331

i hope to see you all there :)

Monday, 13 December 2010

Contemporary Reflections - UAE Heritage Through The Modern Artist's Eye

I am honored to announce and share with you all my participation in the group exhibition "Contemporary Reflections - UAE Heritage Through The Modern Artist's Eye" which was held to celebrate the UAE's 39Th National Day at the J.F. Kennedy Center for the performing arts, Washington DC, USA.

10 artists including, Abdulwader Al Rais, Abdulrahim Salem, Dr. Najat Makki, Jalal Luqman, Mattar Bin Lahej, Khalid Al Banna, Alia Lootah, Alia Al Shamsi & Ali Al Abdan.

thanks to the UAE Embassy and TDIC for this amazing opportunity and having me part of the prestigious event, it was definitely a wonderful exhibition and a great experience.

please find below pictures of the opening ceremony and our visits to different places in Washington DC.

All the photographs below are courtesy UAE's Embassy - Washington DC, and were taken by non other than Nader Khazal, Vi Photography
You can see him in the picture above :)
A formal photograph, the artists, TDIC & His Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba - the Ambassador of the UAE to the United States of America.

Explaining my artwork to His Excellency

interview with Dubai TV

 i surely had a great time and i thank everyone who was involved in making this event a huge success :)