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Mar022016

Exhibition - Heat by Mario Testino at Dubai Design District

Carolyn Murphy, Saint-Tropez, Harper’s Bazaar, 1999


Renowned photographer Mario Testino's work is currently being exhibited at Dubai Design District in an exhibition titled HEAT. The exhbition is on till 15th April 2016. If you're into your fashion photography, then this one is for you. 

The exhibition is curated by Simon and Michaela de Pury, of de Pury de Pury.

Housed in a dedicated pop-up gallery at the heart of Dubai Design District (d3), this solo show, entitled HEAT, brings together works showing Testino’s distinct oeuvre, at the crossroads of portraiture, fashion and fine art.

Commenting on the exhibition Mario Testino said “I am so excited that my work will be exhibited in the Middle East, in Dubai, for the first time. My endless curiosity has contributed to the diversity of my work, and this curiosity extends to the different cultures, people and places I have explored throughout my career. Looking at this exhibition I feel you see this and Dubai is a perfect place to present it with its constantly evolving creativity. I am eager to see and experience the impact that Dubai will make on my work.”

 

Here are some of the exhibited photos:

Paris, Atelier Versace, 1997

Kate Moss, London, National Portrait Gallery, 2002

Sienna Miller, Rome, American Vogue, 2007

Carmen Kass, Los Angeles, Allure, 2009

Karlie Kloss, Bahia, American Vogue, 2012

 

Exhibition details
Date: On till 15th April 2016
Venue: Dubai Design District (location map)
Free entry.

 

 

www.depurydepury.com/event/mario-testino

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