Dubai

Mercedes Cabral in Isaac Julien's Playtime, 2014, Seven screen ultra high definition video installation with 7.1 surround sound, 66 min 57 sec.

Isaac Julien’s Playtime – A story of capitalism & crisis

What was Playtime by Isaac Julien? Playtime by Isaac Julien is an artwork that seeks to explore and bring to light the subject of capitalism. It consists of a seven-screen installation that was shot at Victoria Miro Wharf road in London. Amongst some of the prominent actors featured in this work are Merced Cabral, James …

Isaac Julien’s Playtime – A story of capitalism & crisis Read More »

Aleix Plademunt visits Dubailand, the world’s most expensive theme park

What is Dubailand? After being exposed to numerous renderings and 3d models of Dubailand, a new place near Dubai, photographer Aleix Plademunt decided to visit the place. Dubailand was compiled over a 3-month period that saw Aleix Pledemunt travel across the rich oasis of Dubai, which is a city that has come to be known …

Aleix Plademunt visits Dubailand, the world’s most expensive theme park Read More »

Imran Qureshi’s gruesome-looking installation is much more harmless than you think

Imran Qureshi Many art critics widely consider Imran Qureshi to be one of the most influential Pakistani contemporary artists. He has refined the regional and traditionally rooted painting style and took it to the modern-day. Style His painting features a unique fusion of the genre’s styles and techniques with the current issues and the recognized …

Imran Qureshi’s gruesome-looking installation is much more harmless than you think Read More »

Scroll to Top