Maryam Mobasseri on Process & Growing up in Iran

Oui.Gallery Interviews Maryam Mobasseri from Hong Kong. Introduction of the artist Maryam Mobasseri (Nooshin Sawyer) was born in 1977, one year before the Islamic revolution of Iran, in Tehran. Her passion for painting was discovered at a very early age. Growing up in Iran during the Iran- Iraq war and being constantly confronted by the… Continue reading Maryam Mobasseri on Process & Growing up in Iran

Artist interview with Dwight Portocarrero

Oui.Gallery Interviews Dwight from his Tribeca studio. Introduction of the artist Dwight Portocarrero is an artist lives and works in New York and Venezuela. He explores the precarious state of our ecosystem through sculpture, living installations and works on canvas. Recently, Oui presented two of his third nature hybrid plant sculptures in his Chinese Evergreen… Continue reading Artist interview with Dwight Portocarrero

OPENCALL for Artwork Proposals

OPENCALL for Artwork Proposals from Contemporary Artists for Oui.Gallery Hong Kong Oui.Gallery invites artists to submit artwork proposals to be considered for an upcoming show, OPENCALL. Oui.Gallery is the only project space in Central Hong Kong and offers a platform for artists to emerge. Artwork proposals are not limited by medium. Artists are encouraged to… Continue reading OPENCALL for Artwork Proposals

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P.L.A.N.T. Curatorial Statement

P.L.A.N.T. Organic Art Culture Writing Artworks are P.L.A.N.T.s. They are organically grown by artists. The forms they take depend upon the soil and climate where the seeds are planted. In the latest exhibition, Oui decided to showcase the ‘plants’ we currently have in the gallery. Many of the artists Oui presents such as Aaron Owens… Continue reading P.L.A.N.T. Curatorial Statement

P.L.A.N.T. Organic Art Culture

P.L.A.N.T. Organic Art Culture at Oui.Gallery Oui came up with a concept for exploring both zerowaste and our current art inventory.P.L.A.N.T. is a back-ronym. You must make up your own definition = you may define and redefine waste in countless ways. Waste is human made nature, a human creation. All ‘plants’ are constructed. They are… Continue reading P.L.A.N.T. Organic Art Culture

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Mente Morbida (soft mind): Gianluca Crudele’s Statement About His Painting Series

Gianluca Crudele is an Italian painter and designer based in Hong Kong. Currently as part of Oui.Gallery’s Group Exhibition Cantocore, Gianluca has two paintings of a larger series included, “The City Goes On Holiday” and “City Man”. The definition of “Mente Morbida” is something that I hold very dear. In its English translation it means… Continue reading Mente Morbida (soft mind): Gianluca Crudele’s Statement About His Painting Series

Oui.Talk: Cantocore Artists Matt Hope, Gianluca Crudele and Kingson Chan in Public Artist Talk

Please join Matt Hope, Gianluca Crudele and Kingson Chan in public discussion at Oui.Talk, an artist talk series hosted by Oui.Gallery, on Saturday, March 30 from 3-5 pm. RSVP About Matt Matt Hope Matt Hope (born 1976, London, U.K.) lives and works in Beijing, China. Hope received his M.F.A. from the University of California, San… Continue reading Oui.Talk: Cantocore Artists Matt Hope, Gianluca Crudele and Kingson Chan in Public Artist Talk

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