His first exhibition in the Middle East, Taaffe’s richly complex and highly meditative large canvases are created by a masterful synthesis of processes and techniques such as silkscreen, stencils, collage and marbling.
Muralist, painter, sculptor, and installation artist, Scharf is best known for his fantastical, large-scale paintings of anthropomorphic animals and imagined creatures. This first solo exhibition in the UAE is a reaction to what he perceives as our ‘increasingly out-of-control situation’, depicted by the melting faces in his paintings.
Since its establishment over three decades ago, Leila Heller Gallery has gained worldwide recognition as a pioneer in promoting creative dialogue and exchange between international artists and currently represents a diverse roster of Western and Middle Eastern artists.
19 March – 31 August 2018
Location: Warehouse 87, Alserkal Avenue
Open: Saturdays to Thursdays, 10:00 – 19:00
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