A PERFECT BLEND OF ART AND GLAMOUR  AT DIFC GATE AVENUE BY ARTIST OF THE CENTURY: MR. BHARAT THAKUR

(Saju Nair - Dubai) The United Arab Emirates witnessed a magical evening at the stunning ambiance of DIFC Gate Avenue on 25th and 26th February 2020 wherein eminent personalities from administration, politics, art and business industry ensured their presence, alongside the popular actresses from Bollywood which proliferated the glory of the evening manifold.

Artworks of Mr. Bharat Thakur displayed at DIFC Gate Avenue
Artworks of Mr. Bharat Thakur displayed at DIFC Gate Avenue

For someone to rise from nothing to someone who conquered the world by establishing a brand name of his own is harder than what a still mind can fathom. This requires sheer commitment, patience, dedication, determination, passion and the ability to subjugate and overcome any obstacles that may present itself on the path to success with confidence and courage. The person who has given shape to his spontaneous ideas and has successfully developed initiatives to emerge as a powerful entrepreneur, an inspiring artist, a respected yoga guru and a global icon is the artist of the century Mr. Bharat Thakur.

Artworks of Mr. Bharat Thakur displayed at DIFC Gate Avenue
Artworks of Mr. Bharat Thakur displayed at DIFC Gate Avenue

It is indeed inspiring to know more about his journey from a young four-year-old aspirant journeying towards the mountains along with his spiritual teacher, utilizing his next 13 years to engage in the study of the ancient Indian mystical science of yoga to a very successful and most admired entrepreneur and an artist par excellence. 

Moment from the event
Moment from the event

His mission to provide a platform for the world to engage in the practice of yoga prompted Mr. Bharat Thakur to systematically design his portfolio and dedicate his life to sharing the benefits and rich knowledge behind the art of yoga. Various branches of Mr. Bharat Thakur's Artistic Yoga Center have been established in several countries to encourage people to remain physically and emotionally fit to cope with rapidly changing life styles. He is a self-taught artist who always leaves his impression on his creations with a Midas touch providing an opportunity for onlookers to view, analyze and understand the various emotions and aspirations of the artist himself and to delve deeper into the conscience of one's self.

Moment from the event
Moment from the event

Bharat's striking abstract works and exquisitely crafted sculptures is an expression of the spiritual dimension and a visual manifestation of his consciousness. He travels around the world, exploring remote regions and utilizes this opportunity to meet people and understand their diverse cultures, his ability to visualize all these moments in an artistic perspective has enabled this legendary artist to create superlative works of art admired by the world.

The exhibition titled 'A Thousand Cuts and an Arch - Explorations into the subconscious.' is a revelation of forty spectacular abstract creations, a dozen of elegantly crafted sculptures and beautifully designed carpets by the magnificent artist Mr. Bharat Thakur. The seventh solo exhibition of the century artist Mr. Bharat Thakur has successfully hit the headlines with its astonishing collections and the wholehearted participation of high profile guests.

Moment from the event
Moment from the event

In a new series of paintings, the artist digs deep into his own interiors in exploring the deeper layers of the mind. It is the orchestrate of his major lifetime engagements in art, mysticism, and the science of the human mind. "In this series, I have explored the subconscious world, tried to let it come through in its rawness, to tell its own stories, for I am convinced that partaking in this story will bring about deep healing, and help us in finding our way to a sense of lasting peace and happiness." - Bharat Thakur

Moment from the event
Moment from the event

His Highness Sheikh Juma Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum inaugurated the special preview of 'A Thousand Cuts and an Arch - Explorations into the subconscious' on the 25th of February 2020, in the presence of various invited dignitaries from different paths of life. Dr. Yaqoub Mousa Mohammed -The Iconic Emirati business personality -Chairman of Bu Abdullah Group of Companies, Mr. Awad Mohamed Bin Sheikh Mejren, The founder of RMDHA Challenge, His Excellency Abdul Rahman Al-Suwaidi- Al Suwaidi travel office, Mr. Abdulla Ali Al Mubarak, Owner of GCC companies and art consultant, Mr. Khalil Abdul Wahid - Director of Fine Arts Department, Dubai art and culture, Mr. Faisal Abdul Qader- Emirati Fine Art Expert, Ms. Sultana Farooq Kazim - Fashion Designer, Abstract Expressionist- Representative of the Museum of America's for UAE, Mr. Mohamed Al Qasab -Eminent Emirati Artist, Mr. Ahmed Rukni Al Awadhi- Eminent Emirati Artist were only few names from the prolonged list of invited dignitaries who graced the evening.

Moment from the event
Moment from the event

The event also took a glamourous turn when extremely talented and gorgeous Bollywood actresses Ms. Bhagyashree, Ms. Sanya Malhotra, Ms. Radhika Apte, Ms. Elnaaz Narouzi along with noted Indian politician and media specialist, Ms. Shazia Ilmi, took this opportunity to extended their warm wishes and support for 'A Thousand Cuts and an Arch - Explorations into the subconscious'. Therenowned Indian actress and wife of Mr. Bharat Thakur, Ms. Bhumika Chawla who has entrusted her prominence in various Indian films in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi Malayalam, Kannada, Bhojpuri, and Punjabi addressed the gathering and praised Mr. Bharat on his commitment and passion for art. RJ Mr. Faizan, of 89.1 Radio 4FM hosted the special preview session where Dr. Yaqoub Mousa Mohammedcongratulated Mr. Bharat Thakur during his short address to the gathering.

In continuation, the formal opening of the event took place on the 26th of February 2020 and Sheikh Humaid Bin Khalid Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi inaugurated this event in the presence of distinguished guests and celebrities from diverse backgrounds while the popular RJ, Ms. Shruti, of 89.1 Radio 4FM compered the evening. Once again, the second day of the exhibition witnesses the presence of hundreds of visitors advancing 'A Thousand Cuts and an Arch - Explorations into the subconscious' into a one of a kind gathering that stands apart from the crowd of ordinary.

Mr. Peter Gressmann, a well-known Art critic / Art Historian/ Curator / Art Dealer & founder of artforumuae, played an inevitable role in giving life to this bodacious exhibition alongside the hard-working team of Mr. Bharat Thakur which has indisputably raised the bench mark of success of art gatherings in the region. Having decades long of experience in the field of art and closely associated with many renowned artists and galleries across the globe, Mr. Peter deeply analyzes artists and their chosen subjects, styles and techniques while evaluating an artwork. He first acquainted with the artist, Bharat Thakur, during the 2018 World Art Dubai, ever since then they have been actively engaged in discussions related to art. Today, after experiencing the enormous potential of this great artist firsthand, Mr. Peter became quite convinced of the artist's capabilities and started proposing Mr. Bharat Thakur's artworks as a wise investment which will yield substantial appreciation of investments in the near future.

The exhibition which will occupy the DIFC Gate avenue till the 29th of February 2020, it is a wonderful opportunity for art enthusiasts, artists and art collectors from the region and abroad to experience the works of the artist in person which will help them in understanding the enormous potential and talent behind the rising popularity of this amazing artist and the beauty and inspiring stories concealed in his astounding creations which justifies his quote "Art for me is the exploration of the ultimate know-how. It questions, guides and reveals secrets," - Bharat Thakur.

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