january, 2022

18janAll Day01mar“FROM END TO END” | GROUP EXHIBITION

Event Details

Curated by Founder and Director of Tashkeel, Sheikha Lateefa bint Maktoum and veteran Emirati photographer Jassim Al Awadhi, the exhibition features a series of thought-provoking images that demonstrate the ever-evolving process of art and creation by six Emirati photographers: Ola Allouz, Yagoub Al Hammadi, Mousa Al Raeesi, Faisal Al Rais, Mona Al Tamimi and Maitha Bughanoum.

From End to End prompts the viewer to question mankind’s synergy with the natural world. With selected works depicting intimate aspects of human existence spanning vast geographical distances from the streets of Satwa to the remote mangroves of Al Dhafra and the bustling coastlines of Zanzibar, the subtle details of each work highlight man’s unrelenting disruption of the environment around him: The microparticles of plastics worn by fisherwomen drifting into the seas; the remnants of fishing nets deposited in the seas of the Arabian Gulf; the dredged tidal flats off the shore of Abu Dhabi; and the plastic waste generated from communal feasts. While in an untouched area of Dubai nests an owl and her chicks. As their existence and that of their species hangs in the balance, the images stand as a bold reminder of the fragility of the natural world and the need for mankind to step up and fulfill its unequivocal moral duty to protect and preserve it for all time.


Courtesy of Tashkeel Studio

Image caption: Mousa Al Raeesi, The Big Tree, 2020

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Time

January 18 (Tuesday) - March 1 (Tuesday)

Location

Tashkeel Studio and Gallery

PO Box 122255, Nad Al Sheba 1. Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Organizer

Tashkeeltashkeel@tashkeel.org PO Box 122255, Nad Al Sheba 1. Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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