march, 2021

23marAll Day26junDIA AL-AZZAWI | THE LEBANON WORKS

Event Details

This March, Meem Gallery will present a solo exhibition of the work of celebrated Iraqi artist, Dia al-Azzawi.

Painted in Dia al-Azzawi’s recently established studio in Lebanon, set back from the water in

a shady grove just next to Nabu Museum, which was opened in October 2018, these recent paintings exude a fresh vibrancy that may have sprung from the change of scenery— especially the change between London and the tranquil and picturesque northern Lebanese coastal town of Chekka, close to the city of Batroun.

Azzawi as an artist has never been restricted in his exploration of time, space or creative imagination. While he may often use a distinct range of colours and some typical cultural motifs and artistic techniques, the worlds he creates within his canvases truly know no bounds.

Courtesy of Meem Gallery

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Time

March 23 (Tuesday) - June 26 (Saturday)

Location

Meem Gallery

Al Qouz Dubai United Arab Emirates P.O. Box 290

Organizer

Meem Gallery Al Qouz Dubai United Arab Emirates P.O. Box 290

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