In the manner of a parable of perfection and imperfection, Danish designer Louise Campbell has dissipated the sacred aura of crystal and has created the Nervous Zénith chandelier, for 2013.
BMW Art Journey winner Abigail Reynolds (represented by ROKEBY, London) has begun the first leg of her journey along the Silk Road, which sees her travel by motorbike to visit the sites of ‘lost libraries’ she has come across in her research.
For the 13th edition of Dubai International Film Festival – running from 7th to 14th December – eighteen promising projects from across the MENA region will be screened in the Muhr Feature Program, including documentaries and fiction films from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia, amongst others.
Quentin Carnaille is an architect. Nothing predestined him to produce work in relation to time. Antique watch mechanisms in flea markets will be the raw materials of his creations that will become quickly parts of exceptions. He recovers, dismantles and recycles to create paintings, sculptures and portable installations: “My work is aimed to reveal the beauty that comes from an object whose existence is originally technical, practical and useful.”
Indulgences: Reborn is a short film directed by Kuwait’s Mohammad Al-Hemd. Men’s Passion spoke with the artist during the opening night at Contemporary Art Platform.