Full house at the Dubai International Art Centre for its 62nd Members Exhibition & Awards Ceremony


 62nd Members Art Exhibition is on from 4th till 14th November at Gallery 76 in DIAC.

Dubai International Art Centre opened its doors to its 62nd members Art Exhibition, proudly displaying the works of over 100 members of DIAC; the event wasinaugurated by the Guest of Honor Mr. Husam Zammar, the Founder & CEO of Awtad Middle East, with the support of Mr. Zammar & Sahira Ameen – DIAC Gallery Manager the best artworks were awarded prizes & encouragement at the Exhibition’s opening.


“Art is the true poetry of the soul and it reflects the beauty of our reality, it uses experience & nature to express human emotions in the most beautiful way possible; I am a true appreciator of Art and I am honored to be amongst these gifted Artists.” Says Husam Zammar CEO of Awtad Middle East.


This year the judges included critically acclaimed Artist Ragini Dewan, Owner & Director of XVA Gallery Mona Hauser & Khalil Abdul Wahid the Visual Arts Manager at Dubai Culture and acclaimed Artist.


Winners in the children’s category – Merits for Painting went to, Damien Mathews Kurian, Gabriel Klein, Sarah Essam Galadari & Manvee. The 4th prize in the Children’s category was awarded to Amna Mohammed Ameen, 3rd prize went to Mahra Al Obaidli,2nd Prize for Children’s Painting went to Eric Shen & 1st prize was awarded to Hana Hassen. In the Teen’s merit category, winners included, “Hogwarts Castle” by Juhi Karkera the 2nd Prize Teens went to “The superior spiderman”by Ganesh Harris and the 1st Prize was awarded to “Indian Mural” by Samyukta Vijay Bhargav. In the Adults category Merit Awards for Painting went to “Portrait of Natalie” by Lei Zou, “Still life” by RadkaGichevaPetkova;3rd Prize Students Painting went to “Grit” by Dina El Karimi,2nd Prize Students Painting was to “Moonlit Garden” by Vivienne Mason&1st Prize for Painting was awarded to “Sleep” by Laila Etemadi. Merit Award for 3D Art went to “Coil in Blue” by Beena Samuel, 3rd Prize went to“Codex” by Alejandra Palos, 2nd Art Prize for 3D Art went to “Swan Lake” by Sachin Jain&1st Prize for 3D Art was awarded to “Helmet”Lynn Cimino. The Professional Art Merit Prize went to “Colors of Pride” by Atul Panase, 3rd prize went to Zentangle“Flower Hole” by Jane Love Elliot, 2nd Prize Professional Art went toMorning Light” by Bonny Mathews and the 1st Prize Professional Art was awarded toUnreal reality” by Kim Hyunmi.


This exhibition is opened to public from 4th till 14th of November at Gallery 76 in Dubai International Art Centre, it showcases creations from its students who represent a diverse demographic of amateur and professional artisans. For those who appreciate Art, this exhibition will have something for every taste, from sculpture to oil &watercolor painting, drawing, pastels and mixed media. Many of the works will be for sale, making this exhibition an ideal opportunity to purchase original artwork at reasonable prices.


Event Details: –

Venue: Gallery 76 at the Dubai International Art Centre, Street 75b, Villa No 27, Jumeirah Beach Road, Near Town Centre Mall and Behind Mercato Mall.

Event:62nd Members Art Exhibition & Awards Ceremony

Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony:Saturday 4thNovember 2017

Opening timing: 6:30pm

Exhibition Dates: 4th until 14th November

Gallery Timings:

Sat to Wed: 9.00am to 9.00pm

Thurs: 9.00am to 4.00pm

Friday: Closed

For further information please call the DIAC office on 04 344 4398


The Event is sponsored by: Mad About Dance (M.A.D) I Palmer’s Middle East I Dubai Dolphinarium I Lita Art I Frame shop Dubai I Desert frames I Pix n Fix Art Gallery I Eco Yoga I Lindt I CATS Computers LLC I Chinese Kitchen I Creativa Middle East I Art House Dubai I Muwailih Frames Tr I Aroushi Beauty Salon I Jorness Jewels I W2W Events & PR


About DIAC (Dubai International Art Centre):

The Dubai International Art Centre (DIAC) is a non profitorganization offering an integral environment for artistic expression. It is committed to culturally and creatively enrich the local community by developing, stimulating, nurturing, encouraging and promoting artists, enthusiasts and art.


DIAC is owned by the members and managed by a board of directors. It is the premiere center for arts education in Dubai, offering the community over 80 different art courses and workshops, language courses, and gallery exhibitions. DIAC was founded in 1976 by the initiative of a few artists and art enthusiasts residing in Dubai. Today membership stands at over 1,100 from 67 different nationalities and growing.

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