Africa and the World Art as special guests
See galleries and artists of my personal selection here:
Raw Material Company
Galerie El Marsa
Galerie El Marsa was founded in 1994 in Tunis and aims to promote artists from the Arab world and beyond. Through an array of mediums including painting, sculpture, photography and installation, the gallery engages with artists who emphasize a shared sense of humanity and emotion, highlighting a variety of coexisting attitudes and strategies in contemporary art.
DAY 1_ WEDNESDAY MARCH 20
|11:00 - 14:00||ART DUBAI, LADIES DAY|
|14:00 - 17:30||GLOBAL ART FORUM_7|
|16:00 - 21:30||ART DUBAI, OPENING NIGHT|
|17:00||TOUR: Art Dubai Projects|
BOOKS LAUNCH: Slavs & Tatars
Friendship of Nations: Polish Shiite Showbiz
Location: Art Dubai Books, Arena Foyer
HANS-ULRICH OBRIST &
SHUMON BASAR (CO-HOSTS)_
Co-director of the Serpentine Gallery, London, Hans-Ulrich Obrist and commissioner of Global Art Forum_7, Shumon Basar host a discussion with artist and novelist Douglas Coupland and artist and former REM lead singer, Michael Stipe.
ART DUBAI: MADINAT JUMEIRAH
|15:30||POLEMICS & DISCUSSION:|
|MIDDLE EAST NERVOUS ANXIETY (MENA)|
|OSCAR GUARDIOLA-RIVERA (HOST)_|
|SLAVS & TATARS_ UZMA Z. RIZVI_|
|SULTAN SOOUD AL QASSEMI|
Author of What if Latin America Ruled the World? Oscar Guardiola-Rivera hosts a discussion with artists, Slavs & Tatars, assistant professor of Anthropology and Urban Studies at the Pratt Institute of Art and Design, Brooklyn,Uzma Z. Rizvi, and founder of Barjeel Art Foundation, Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi.