Spectacular Art Installation Unveiled at Vida Downtown Dubai
Vida Downtown Dubai and The Mine Gallery present “Reverse Volume” by renowned Japanese artist Yasuaki Onishi
March 16 marked the exclusive unveiling of Yasuaki Onishi’s spectacular installation at the charming Vida Downtown Dubai. In collaboration with one of the city’s leading contemporary art galleries, The Mine, the art inspired launch event, celebrated design, culture and art, during the region’s highly anticipated Art and Design Fairs - Art Dubai and Design Days.
Vida Downtown Dubai’s minimalistic interiors and high-ceilings provided the perfect background for all eyes to focus on Onishi’s masterpiece ‘Reverse Volume’. Using unconventional rudimentary materials and supplies, the floating structure welcomed all guests to the future of the arts, in all its glory.
As a patron of creativity in all its formats, Vida Downtown Dubai is at the forefront of the flourishing Dubai art scene, providing an aesthetic platform for both designers and design enthusiasts alike.
The installation will be exhibited at Vida Downtown Dubai throughout the months of March and April.
About the Artist: Yasuaki Onishi
Born in Osaka (1979), Onishi studied sculpture at the University of Tsukuba and at Kyoto City University of the Arts. His work has been widely exhibited in Japan since 2002 but he has also participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions in the United States, Sweden, Germany, France, Russia, and the UAE among others. In 2010, Onishi was the recipient of a United States-Japan Foundation Fellowship that included a residency at the Vermont Studio Center, and was also a grantee of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation in New York.
VIDA Downtown Dubai
Located Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard
The Old Town, Downtown Dubai
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United Arab Emirates
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