299 South Street
10002 New York (United States)
Energy, passion, life, movement, color? these words define Helene’s work. She celebrates the human spirit and life on our planet in all its forms. In her colorful and magical world, she mixes abstraction with realism and minimalism with exuberance.
Trained as a painter, Helene’s work, today, encompasses films, computer graphics, animations and video installations. She constantly experiments and combines these new mediums with her more traditional practice. Her action-packed films artfully mix[…]
Conrad Hong Kong Hotel
Pacific Place, 88 Queensway
admiralty, c Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
For her first time exhibiting in Asia, Helene Mukhtar is bringing a series of paintings she completed specifically for the show.
Abstracted urban architecture and seascapes with turbulent waters provide the backdrops for her cast of characters.
These scenes are painted with her usual bold expressionist style, striking colors and humor. This work also highlights her deep emotional connections with the world around her.
As she was preparing for the show, demonstrations were taking place in[…]
69th Regiment Armory
68 Lexington Avenue
10010 New York City (United States)
In this installation, Helene Mukhtar combines videos, sculptures and paintings for the first time. A painter by training, she expands her imaginary world into new art forms in a burst of colors, textures and forms.
In the two animations on display, she blends her paintings with photographs and videos with unexpected power. The spectator is led into vibrant, mesmerizing and gripping journeys. From the dreamlike trip on the beach and under water with her piece entitled ?Fantasies On The Beach? to the[…]