Orchid x "Invitation à la Danse"
Where: Fashion Avenue Expansion, Dubai Mall
When: Permanent Exhibition
The work of Marc Quinn explores the relationships between mankind and nature, identity and image. Quinn’s iconic Orchid sculpture, installed in the Dubai Mall Fashion Avenue Expansion, recalls feminine beauty and luxury. The artwork stands in front of a beautiful photograph entitled "Invitation à la Danse" by Sølve Sundsbø.
About the artists:
Marc Quinn is one of the most prominent British contemporary artists working today. Quinn has exhibited internationally in prominent museums and galleries throughout Europe, North America, Asia, and the Middle East.
Norway-born, London-based fashion photographer and filmmaker Sølve Sundsbø has garnered respect for his otherworldly concepts, stylistic versatility and open-mindedness towards new technologies, from 3-D scanning to hand-painted retouching. Sølve has shot and directed for publications such as Vogue, and has produced imagery for major fashion and beauty brands including Chanel, Armani, Cartier, Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Dolce & Gabbana, Louis Vuitton, and Hermès.