SHOWREELS AND CREDITING

17 April 2014 Tom and Serg, Al Quoz, Dubai   Today I had an interesting discussion with my friend and fellow freelancer (cinematographer, designer, web developer and recently blogger) Marcel Beck (MXB Studios) about showreels, shoots, creative ideas, crediting and … Continue reading

FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY

11 – 23 March 2014 Gulf Photo Plus, Ras Al Khaimah & Dubai Knowledge Village   During Gulf Photo Plus 2014 I attended Brooke shaden’s Fine Art Photography workshop and I have already uploaded one image in a previous post.  … Continue reading

FINDING THE FEMININE

3 April 2014 Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Kuwain, Hatta  Recently my friend, Celeste Muller and I where discussing the idea of creating a collaborative non-profit short film, based on some concepts of some our previous audio-visual artwork. We … Continue reading

ILLUSIONS IN SPACE

17 March 2014 DIFC Art Nights, Dubai In Dubai, all the art spaces have a collective opening called “Art Night” where all the shows at all the galleries open all at the same time.  I wish I knew why they … Continue reading

IS THERE A THING CALLED INSPIRATION?

7 – 14 March 2014/ Gulf Photo Plus, Al Serkal Avenue and Dubai Knowledge Village, Dubai This week proved to challenge my idea of inspiration. I was so blessed and utterly spoiled to be able to go to one of … Continue reading

DUBAI COMIC COMPETITION

8 March 2014/ Dubai Moving Image Museum, MCN building, Tecom, Dubai Another extremely exiting project I have been working on is the currently running Dubai Moving Image Museum (DMIM)/ Middle East Film and Comic Con Comic Competition which started on … Continue reading

PAPER ANIMATION WORKSHOP

26 February 2014/ The Jam Jar, Al Quoz, Dubai I’m very excited to be hosting this workshop in Stop-motion animation workshop in Dubai from 11-18 April 2014.   It might be a beginner’s workshop, but it will most definitely be intense, … Continue reading

WORK IN PROGRESS

Excited about my upcoming paper animation workshop to be held at the Jam Jar in Al Quoz from 11-18 April…I will post more details about the workshop later but here is a small preview of the treatment for the advert. … Continue reading

PAPER OBSESSIONS

11 February 2014 / The Archive in SAFA Park, Dubai Ever since I can remember I have had this weird obsession with paper.  I think it might have something to do with my Grandmother who always gave me gifts in … Continue reading

WOMEN AT WAR AND DRAWINGS IN A PARK

1 February – 6 February 2014 OTM Market, Burj Park After a recent visit to the Market Outside the Box (OTB) in Burj Park I was inspired by the colourful and surreal illustrations by the prolific South African artist, Andrew … Continue reading