POETRY AND MYTHS OF JAVLON UMARBEKOV
DECEMBER 6, 2017 - MARCH 6, 2018
The exhibition Poetry and Myths of Javlon Umarbekov will be held under the patronage of Ulugbekhon Maksumov - CEO of the Inkas Vehicles, Dubai, UAE.
From the 1970s to the present day, Umarbekov has exhibited his art in prestigious exhibition centers and museums, both in Uzbekistan and abroad. His personal exhibitions have been held in the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, at the UN headquarters in New York and in the famous galleries of Kuwait, Japan, Austria, Germany, Turkey, China, among other places.
Today, his work is ranked among the classics. He began boldly by crossing boundaries and abandoning the rigid norms of the past, offering an original interpretation of Uzbek heritage. A passionate advocate of creative freedom, he pursued free dialogue between the cultures of the West and the East and incorporated this innovative spirit into the aesthetics of his work.
In the exhibition at Andakulova Gallery, the paintings on display represent Umarbekov’s work at various points of time throughout his career, demonstrating his ongoing search for new ideas. He is a true modernist who constantly seeks novel visual interpretations and through his artistic explorations, he has created a unique plastic language to apply to his subject. His unfailing tendency to stylistically metamorphose is as dynamic as it is intriguing, captivating the viewer.