Fernando Luis Lemos Igreja, Ambassador of Brazil, and Vipul, Consul General of India, Abdul Qadir Al Rayes, the famous Emirati artist, and Khalil Abdul Waheed from the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority opened yesterday evening the 2XL year of tolerance for furniture and home décor.
The four-day exhibition from 11 to 14 September brings together more than 100 veteran and emerging artists, both local and international, of various nationalities to pay tribute to the spirit of peace and equality that characterizes the UAE. The exhibition includes more than 250 wonderful pieces of art. Aside from the exhibition, it also includes the collection of precious coins owned by Ram Kumar Tulani, which includes a lot of rare and important coins.
“The Year of Tolerance in the UAE is a great initiative of 2XL Furniture and Home Decoration to invite artists from all over the world to this wonderful exhibition. For Brazil, a country very proud of its diversity and culture of tolerance, it is extremely important to participate in the This event is through the work of distinguished Brazilian artists. "
“We are proud to host this unique exhibition to celebrate the Year of Tolerance in the UAE. Our aim is to celebrate the UAE as a global capital of tolerance,” said Saud Al Saadi, Managing Director of 2XL Furniture & Home Decoration.
Amit Yadav, Marketing Manager, 2XL Furniture and Home Decoration, explained: “The potential for art is immense - both in terms of interior decoration and bringing cultures and people together. The best thing is that art ignites ideas and allows people to share their experiences even If they see the world in completely different ways. "
This year also marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi, which the entire world remembers for his teachings of tolerance and respect.At the opening ceremony, Midoun Mohan, a member of the Art for You Gallery, paid tribute to Gandhi with his live painting.
The exhibition will be held at the 2XL Furniture and Home Decoration Showroom at Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah, Dubai and is open to the public: 12 to 14 September 2019, and showroom schedules: daily from 10 am to 10 pm and Friday from 2:30 pm to 11 pm.