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Australian artist Des Spencer welcomed back to Jumeirah Creekside Hotel

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Australian artist Des Spencer welcomed back to Jumeirah Creekside Hotel

Dubai, 24 February 2016: Jumeirah Creekside Hotel is set to welcome Des Spencer back to the hotel after a successful collaboration in 2015.

Known as one of today’s most innovative Australian artists, Des will exhibit pieces from his collection in the lobby from 1 to 22 March 2016.

Des Spencer’s canvas paintings are inspired by his observations of the world around him and his creative output over the past two decades has cemented his reputation as a leading international artist. Highlights at this exhibition will include special live painting sessions conducted daily from 10am - 3pm in the hotel’s lobby.

The sessions will provide guests with the chance to witness a master at work and take part in exclusive one-on-one sessions. Guests can try their hand at recreating one of Des Spencer’s paintings under his expert guidance.

Jumeirah Creekside Hotel is also home to a specially commissioned art collection which connects the property to the region’s vibrant art and cultural heritage. A selection of Middle Eastern contemporary art is playfully arranged throughout the hotel, enabling guests to discover different sculptures and paintings through a series of chance encounters. Comprising 482 works by 51 contemporary artists, the exhibition also includes videos, limited edition series and mixed media works. 

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About Jumeirah Creekside:

Jumeirah Creekside is a luxurious hotel located at the heart of Dubai and overlooking the Dubai Creek, just minutes away of the airport. The Hotel houses a specially commissioned art collection, resulting in a modern and dynamic destination, yet inspired by tradition. Bringing together a fusion of contemporary design and distinct architectural features, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel boasts 292 spacious rooms and suites, The Aviation Club, one of the city’s most popular health club, the award-winning Akaru Spa and a collection of five diverse restaurants which offer a vibrant selection of culinary experiences.

About Jumeirah Group:

Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Bodrum, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London and Mallorca (Spain) in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VenuTM; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; and Jumeirah SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com

For further information please contact:
Claire McDonald
Marketing and Communications Manager
PO Box 78377, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Email: Claire.Mcdonald@jumeirah.com
Telephone: +971 4 230 8519
Fax: +971 4 230 8556
Mobile No: +971 55 500 8673

 

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