By Tajudeen Sowole
Remember Ethiopian artist, Dawit Abebe? His work was among the stunning pieces at Art Dubai 2017 Contemporary space.
|A painting from Dawit Abebe’s Quo Vadis?|
The same Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery that showed Abebe at Art Dubai last month will be exhibiting the artist's works again. This time, under the theme Quo Vadis?, from May 6-8, 2017 for private viewing, while the show continues till June 3, 2017 at Hjellegjerde Gallery, west London.
The exhibition, which is Abebe’s third solo show at the same gallery, probes man's spiritual virility against the forces of nature. Adapting the Latin phrase Quo Vadis '(where are you going?), Abebe interprets contemporary concerns of the environment, specifically, the conflict of interest betweent high-tech infested urbanisation and natural habitation, perhaps as well as dwindling