Sun, 22 Nov|
Members Only @home with ... Abu Dhabi Art
Moderator: Nada Raza (Curator).
Date & Time
22 Nov 2020, 11:00 GTS
ABOUT THE EVENT
The long awaited AD Art Fair is back from the 18-26 November in a virtual format this year. An interactive digital edition will bring together curated galleries, exhibitions and artists from across the world. We are thrilled to extend to you an exclusive invitation from the AD Art team to The Art.
Nada Raza ,second year curator of “A Picture Held Us Captive”, Abu Dhabi Art 2020 and founding artistic director of the Ishara Art Foundation in Dubai will present us the following artists , introduce some illustrations of their work featured in above gallery sector and then open the floor for discussion.
-MICHAEL JOHN WHELAN from Ireland who resided in India , Dubai and lately in Portugal , a graduate of BA and MA in fine art has been exhibited internationally in vienna paris dubai Norway and others . .
He received the Arts Council of Ireland Bursary award . He also published books ..
-Augustine Parades from Philippine who works in Dubai. His lyrical, contemporary, and sensuous visual narratives are derived from his many-storied travels, South East Asian consciousness, and curious gaze.
-Sara Naïm , a Syrian visual artist who grew up between Dubai and london
She has an MFA in Fine Art Media and Bachelors in Photography from London College of Communication. Using science as a tool to visualize micro formations,her work dissects sight itself and its relationship to perception.
-Sarah al Mehairi from the UAE whose work fluctuates between image and poetry, narrative and abstract. Lines and layers are used throughout her pieces as a means of exploring clarity and organization of collected information. Almehairi is interested in how her works create a visual poetry. She lives and works in Abu Dhabi and completed her BA at New York University Abu Dhabi.