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Posted On: 18 September 2021 07:00 am
Updated On: 19 September 2021 03:06 pm

Meet and Greet for artist Ben Slow by Qatar Art Spots

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Event Details:

Location: Twisted Olive, (meeting point entrance of Twisted Olive cafe, be there on time in order to book your seat)
Date: 19 September 2021
Time: 06:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: Online
Price: Registeration required - It's free!

Are you interested to start a career as an artist, do you want to have first-hand experience on how to take your street art to commissioned projects. You are lucky because there is a meet and greet session today from 6 pm till 7 pm for the artist Ben Slow.


Hosted by Qatar Art Spots, Founder Dana Said

About the Artist:

Ben Slow is an artist who emerged through the UK street art scene of the late 2000s. Having created large-scale murals across the UK and internationally, Ben's background in street art visibly informs his fine art studio practice. Born from the early days of throwing paint-filled balloons at walls, he combines an abstract 'drip-based aesthetic with refined portraiture, navigating the space between order and chaos. Stating that there is nothing scarier than a blank canvas, Ben uses an array of different materials and techniques to create his unique style, deconstructing, destructing, and blurring boundaries to strike a balance between figurative and abstract.

What to Expect:

A talk moderated by Dana Said highlights the artist's background, what it takes to take on a career as an artist, challenges, and opportunities.

Walkthrough to Burj Doha Tower art installation, where the artist did a project for Shk.Mohammed Al Thani.

Networking over food and soft beverages

Note: Kindly confirm as spots are limited

Image used for representation purposes only.