The MOP CAP 2015 Shortlist Exhibition was held from 16-20 March in an unconventional space in Dubai. The exhibition was inaugurated by MOP patron HE Sheikh Nahayan bin Mubarak Al Nahayan, Ministry of Culture, Youth, and Social Development, at the Private View on Monday 16 March. That evening the 2015 Finalists were announced by Judging Panel Chair, Professor Andrew Patrizio. To read more about MOP CAP and to view the eight Finalists works click here.
Congratulations to Negar Jahanbakhsh, Amirnasr Kamgooyan, Nader Koochaki, Shahrzad Malekian, Nafise Mighani, Hani Najm, Mamali Shafahi and Melika Shafahi! We look forward to the Finalist Exhibition featuring these eight artists in London in October 2015.
The exhibition space, a villa generously donated by Satwa Automatic Mosaic Tiles & Marcble Factory, was home to over 50 artworks from the shortlisted artists. To view photos from the exhibition click here.