One of the most await event of Art Nation is undoubtedly the “Hair Show” taking place on Friday the 23rd of May at BurJuman from 7:00pm onwards. Art Nation will showcase the skilled works of Hairstyles by the renowned Malini Ohri and her team of experts from Splendour Beauty & hair Centre.
“Hair is one of the most beautiful asset of a woman and at the Hair Show in Bur Juman- Hairstyles will take centre stage”, says Malini Ohri – Founder of Splendour and Beauty expert for over 30 years in the region.
During Art Nation, there is a diverse lineup including painters, performers, designers, dancers, musicians, muralists, live competitions and an art exhibition with countless quirky art pieces on display until 24 May.
Art enthusiasts can look forward to watching the creative process in action at the Live Art stage where painters and artists such as those with a knack for graffiti, henna, rangoli, feet and nail painting and charcoal, dance and pen art, will be demonstrating their work in front of audiences from 22 May to 24 May between 4 pm and 8 pm.
Budding young music and dance stars will take to the stage with entertaining live performances. From famed Tajikistani singer Yasmina Alidodova to several talented dance groups such as Maayavi Classical Dance School and Prima Dance School amongst other gifted performers, artistic celebrations at BurJuman will be in full swing throughout Art Nation.
Over 21 short films will be featured during all the 10 days of the event, some of the promising film makers who are showcasing their Films are Kalyan Chakravarthy, Ravi Shankar, Faisal Hashmi, Jamal Iqbal, Priyanaka Geriya, Hana Makki , Jacques Brown , Len Prasad, Dhaval Shah & Zainab Malubhai, will be offering Movie lovers a treat and with this screening, we aim to promote the creative passions of young and promising filmmakers from the UAE and beyond. Movie enthusiasts and audiences can mingle with the filmmakers at BurJuman on 24 May from 6:30 pm onwards.
Art lovers looking to treat themselves to a feast of creativity can watch out for artists such as Sanjay Thapar, a graduate of JJ Schools of Arts, with four gold medals to his credit; Veena Devagiri, an inventor, artist and teacher who recently won the ‘Innovator of UAE’ award for creation of the Color Wheel, which will be exhibited at Art Nation; Biji Divakar, an art teacher and an award-winning artist; Shivani Mathur, an oil painter who was quoted by ‘Young & Trendy’ magazine as a quiet artist who’d rather let her works do the talking; Karolina Nowak-Konieczna, an art historian and painter whose works have been exhibited in Poland and Germany; Haafiza Syed, who is a regular exhibitor based in the UAE and Lara Aboukhaled, a Lebanese painter with a background in 3D Modeling and Animation.
For more information please contact:
Zareen Khan – W2W events & PR
p.o box 46500.
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