Fn Designs is curating "FAKiE", the first skateboard art show happening in the UAE. Taking place at Shelter, the exhibition opens on 13th May and willl end on 27th May. Thirty artists from 9 different nationalities - UAE, UK, USA, Canada, Lebanon, India, Pakistan, Philippines and South Africa - are taking part in this exhbit.
I'm one of the artists taking part and I am looking forward to the diverse selection of artwork that will be on display. Shame I can't actually skateboard.
List of participating artist:
Arya Hawker / Darwin Guevarra / Diya Ajit (Chroma) / Emma Pinkerton / Evan Collission / Eyan Lomuntad / Faouzi Khilifi (ElSeed) / Fathima Mohideen / Fatima bin Saifan / Hind Mezaina / Janet Bellotto / Joseph Manata (Pinkblot) / Joshua Watts / Khalid Mezaina / Kris Balerite (Dozign) / Lateefa bint Maktoum AlMaktoum / Mark Ganzon (Cloud88) / Mellissa Guevarra / Mohammed Al Shaibani / Nargis Ahsan / Nivedita Saha / Petra Mattar / Rashid Al Mulla / Renata Giovannoni / Robert James Gibbs / Rollan Rodriguez (Evildogboy) / Salama Naasib / Sarah Lahti / Vivek Premchandran (UBIK) / Wafa Hasher AlMaktoum (Jawa)
Dates: 13th-27th May 2010 (Opening on 13th May from 7pm - 10pm)
Location: Shelter, Warehouse 209, 318th Road, Al Quoz Industrial 4 (map available on www.shelter.ae)