Yasmina Alaoui and Yassine Mekhnache
Opera Gallery Dubai presents an exhibition of new works by Yasmina Alaoui and Yassine Mekhnache, two artists ready to take viewers on a journey through exotic cultures, ancestral techniques and abstract visions of nature. Both artists draw strong reference to their Moroccan heritage, Alaoui combines sand, gravel and minerals on her canvas’ whilst Meknache’s large –scale, multi-media paintings incorporate elements of Moroccan embroidery and traditional craft materials.
About: Foundedby Gilles Dyan in Paris in 1994 and now internationally established with outlets in Dubai, Paris, London, Geneva, Monaco, New York, Miami, Singapore, Hong Kong and Seoul, Opera Gallery is one of the leading dealers in modern and contemporary American, European and Asian art. It boasts of a museum, as well as private clients worldwide. The branch of Opera Gallery located at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has played host to big names including Pablo Picasso and Bernard Buffet.
8 – 22 March 2017
Location: Podium level, Building 3, Gate Village, DIFC
Open: Sundays to Wednesdays 10:00 – 22:00, Thursdays 10:00- 00:00, Friday 14:00 -21:00, Saturdays, 11:00 - 21:00
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Yasmina Alaoui, Rainbow Rectangle #2, acrylic, paint, pigments, salt and gravel on wood