Fernand Leger: Tubist Abstractionist of Machine Age Promulgated Pop Art Movement

Fernand Leger: Tubist Abstractionist of Machine Age Promulgated Pop Art Movement

Fernand Leger, in thought and deed, was a ground breaking artist. His tubist variations of cubism spiked with Machine Age abstractionism spawned highly recognizable idiosyncratic masterworks which fostered the Pop Art Movement. To better understand and appreciate Leger’s art, let us contemplate what he believed, as expressed in his own words: “The feat of superbly imitating a muscle, as Michelangelo did, or a face, as Raphael did, created neither progress nor a hierarchy in art….

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THE PERSEVERANCE OF MR.PUMA

THE PERSEVERANCE OF MR.PUMA

One pixel for man, One giant metaverse for mankind. — Aly Raza Beig, founder of BoredPuma Entrepreneurs have a never die, never give up attitude, survive and achieve your vision, be aggressive, attack for your vision. At a private event at the elegant La Ville hotel at CItywalk, Dubai, the Creative studio BOREDPUMA launched the NFT fashion collection, called the Celestial Collection with the Dubai-based retail company Splash Fashions, part of the Landmark Group. On 23rd…

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ALEC MONOPOLIZES DUBAI WITH EDEN GALLERY

ALEC MONOPOLIZES DUBAI WITH EDEN GALLERY

What a super cool artist dude, I must say, ALEC MONOPOLY is, as he made a hot entrance, exited the mall car, wrapped in his iconic logo and dollar bill motif, he headed to the DJ console and djeyed, the guests went berserk. Wow, and he performed superbly, crowd cheered, turning EDEN GALLERY into a night club and shoppers outside passed by, stood outside the gallery and danced to his music, with over 1,000 people…

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SUPERCARS ADRENALIZE DUBAI

SUPERCARS ADRENALIZE DUBAI

I was astonished to stare at the most exotic hyper cars in the world, the two different BUGATTIS at the Dubai International Motor Show, around me the sky scrapers at the Dubai Marina, glistening and overlooked the marina, the sky divers floated down, so beautiful to see the yachts lined up at the Dubai Harbour. This has been the ultimate exhilaration, the world’s best supercars, Bugattis, Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Mclaren, Aston Martins, Maserati, Range Rover, Corvette,…

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VERTEX BONDS INDIA & UAE ENTREPRENEURSHIP

VERTEX BONDS INDIA & UAE ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Pushkin Agha, Founder & CEO of Vertex Events Dubai was honoured to work with the regulators from India and UAE to present the annual India-UAE Partnership Summit & Business Leaders Awards 2021. The summit was held at the luxurious JW MARRIOTT MARQUIS on November 15th, 2021 during the Tolerance and Inclusivity Week being celebrated in the UAE. The annual India-UAE Partnership Summit & Business Leaders Award was held under the Patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahayan…

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DR. M’s LAVISH BDAY AT THE ARMANI

DR. M’s LAVISH BDAY AT THE ARMANI

“Getting older makes you more alive. More vitality, more interest, more intelligence, more grace, more expansion.”     Jamie Lee Curtis Dr. Bhupendra Kumar Modi who turned 72 on January 2, 2021, with years of wealthy wisdom, celebrated magnificently at the contemporary Armani pavilion, Burj Khalifa, Dubai. The birthday celebration was themed as Dr. M’s The Great Gatsby Birthday.   Dr Bhupendra Kumar Modi commenced his career as a business owner more than four decades ago, the…

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BEHNOODE COURAGE COLLECTION. HOPE. ADAPT. COURAGE.

BEHNOODE COURAGE COLLECTION. HOPE. ADAPT. COURAGE.

The Courage collection, designed by Behnood Javaherpour, Founder of Behnoode Foundation and Creative Director of BEHNOODE, narrates about the creativity emerging through a global crisis. When the entire world pivoted into the pandemic era, in the midst of dissolve, the courage required to emerge was much needed, the new world emerged from the Horizon, with hope. Adaptation became the new normal, the new emotion, and the best way for new expression, was through Art. The…

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METASTORIC CRUISE TO METAVERSE

METASTORIC CRUISE TO METAVERSE

METASTORIC arranged a small luxurious yacht cruise for the high/ultra-net worth investors, who actively invest in Blockchain projects, focused on NFT, DEFI and Metaverse projects. The yacht commenced from Pier 7, Dubai Marina, and as we cruised onto the open Persian Gulf, enjoyed the skyscrapers glitter the Dubai’s skyline, cruising past the Burl Al Arab, Dubai Eye, 5 Palms, the Atlantis the Palm, it was amazing. Later on we docked outside the Rixos hotel, with…

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FanVestor: Platform for Fans to Invest in Their Heroes Gains Traction

FanVestor: Platform for Fans to Invest in Their Heroes Gains Traction

Our friend Larry Namer always seems to be in the forefront of coming trends. We recently received this missive from him regarding FanVestor, which enables fans to invest in the various endeavors of their favorite personalities from the entertainment world to the sports world. Dear Faith, I am happy to announce that I have moved from an advisory board member in FanVestor to the COO position. While I’m still heading Metan Global and will continue…

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Artist Spotlight: Angelique Bacia

Artist Spotlight: Angelique Bacia

It was a warm spring Sunday evening, April 14th, 2019, when Angelique and her husband Michal dropped by my house to install two majestic abstract oil pieces that Angelique recently composed. I’ve known Angelique since 2006, when she was expressing her art as an actress and quickly evolved into writing her own comedic series. As life progressed, so did she. Life had other plans for Angelique, or should I say, Angelique had other plans for…

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