Where: Downtown Dubai, Address Downtown Crossing
When: From December 6, 2018
Mouth open with scary fangs, the gorilla stands hammering his torso with his threatening fists. Reinterpreting the fantastic creature of King Kong, Richard Orlinski questions our archaic fears about animality.
About the artist:
Richard Orlinski is a French artist born in Paris in 1966. Sculptor since 2004 , his work is conceived around the concept “Born Wild” with contemporary materials. His art combines industrial materials with references to Pop Art.
Richard Orlinski’s work plays on visual impact, popular icons and the idea of human instinct. He explores the question of the impact of contemporary art in the public realm. In 2011, Richard Orlinski became one of the top ten most popular contemporary artists in the world.