Artist in Residence: Jumairy

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Date: Thursday 01 Sep, 2016 - Friday 30 Sep, 2016
Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Venue: Milan, Italy Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Maraya Art Centre is pleased to announce that Emirati artist Jumairy has been selected as our artist-in-residence at FARE in Milan, Italy. He will spend September in Milan carrying out research while continuing his ongoing project (Left) which focuses on teaching himself how to be left-handedafter being brought up to be right-handed. Jumairy's residency at FARE is curated by Francesco Urbano Ragazzi.

Jumairy is an Emirati artist and musician based in Dubai. In his work Jumairy addresses issues of the mind: memory, messages and perception.He has exhibited at Art Dubai Projects, DUCTAC, Tashkeel, SIKKA Art Fair, AlSerkal Avenue and The Mine. 

Artwork: Jumairy, Left: Phase 1, 2015, Chalk on paper, 29 sheets of 21 x 29.7 cm, Maraya Art Centre Collection.