Eight determined young artists will have their works on display at the Indigo Dubai Downtown hotel next week, the culmination of a four-week program in partnership with nonprofits Heroes of Hope and ArtistPals.
The event, which is part of the Hotel Art Series, will take place on Sunday from 7-9 p.m., and world-renowned British artist Sacha Jafri will attend.
Artists involved include self-taught Emirati Badr Abbas, Briton Belinda Freeman, Iranian visual artist Asareh Ebrahimpour, Franco-Algerian-Spanish embroiderer Chloe Robin and French artist Anne-Laure Roy.
Take a look at the photo gallery above to see some of the works that will be on display.
“We are very excited to partner with Heroes of Hope as we together create a space for determined people to develop their artistic abilities and to be proud of what they have created by showcasing their art to all residents of the city, ”said Laura Eggleton, General Manager of the Indigo Dubai Downtown Hotel.
“Not only does this initiative give them a sense of accomplishment, but the funds from the sale of the painting are donated to the charity to develop other talents and realize their individual dreams.”
Anyone can attend the event, just confirm your attendance via this link.
The Heroes of Hope UAE nonprofit was founded by Hollie Murphy, who ran seven marathons in seven emirates in seven days, to provide sports programs and events for people with disabilities of all ages.
Update: October 8, 2021, 10:18 a.m.