EDB Art Gallery

The Economic Development Board is actively engaging in its commitment to sustain and promote local creative and artistic talents as well as to forge the creative industry as a new economic pillar in the near future.

This year, several events have been planned as part of EDB’s ongoing initiatives to promote the local artists.

An art exhibition is being held from 24th April 2024 to 24th May 2024 at the EDB Art Gallery. Some 11 local artists are showcasing their captivating artworks.

The gallery will be open to visitors from 9am to 5pm from Monday to Friday.

Click on show details for a brief overview.

L'être et la Lettre

by Ariana Cziffra
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L’être et la Lettre

Artist Name : Ariana Cziffra

Email : acziffra@hotmail.com

Concept Note : Framing the embodied paradox of the drama of femininity may just about give a status to “a woman”.

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas

Size: 50cm x 40cm

Sokatra

by Charlene Rioux
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Sokatra

Artist Name : Charlene Rioux

Email : c.rioux@live.com

Concept Note : Using waste dust of wood to do the relief, I wanted to show the beauty of undersea life. For this, I chose turtles, an exceptional animal that teach us lessons, going slowly but surely is better than nothing.

Medium: Acrylic on canvas and reused materials for relief

Size: 1m x 1m

City of Lights

by Dagmar Popp Vencatachellum
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City of Lights

Artist Name : Dagmar Popp Vencatachellum

Email : dagmar@intnet.mu

Concept Note: TCity lights are like dreams, thousands of dreams making the invisible visible, giving illusion of something bigger outside of us.

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size:  50cm X 60cm

Morning Dew

by Dagmar Popp Vencatachellum
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Morning Dew

Artist Name : Dagmar Popp Vencatachellum

Email : dagmar@intnet.mu

Concept Note: TCity lights are like dreams, thousands of dreams making the invisible visible, giving illusion of something bigger outside of us.

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size:  35cm X 80cm

The Eternal African Woman

by Kateyrina Yume Modesty Mirbel
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The Eternal African Woman

Artist Name : Kateyrina Yume Modesty Mirbel

Email : t.soolen@gmail.com

Concept Note : Using the symbolic word ” MOM”, with a mix of Adinkra symbols, to portrait woman with specific colours representing Africa.

Medium: Abstract Painting

Size: A3

Nuances

by Maita Vellin
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Nuances

Artist Name : Maita Vellin

Email : maita_73@yahoo.co.uk

Concept Note : Giving a modern way of expression, feeling and value to the objects.

Medium: Mixed media Acrylic

Size: 33cm x 41cm

Ethereal Tides

by Jaya Bucktowar
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Ethereal Tides

Artist Name : Jaya Bucktowar

Email : jayabucktowar@gmail.com

Concept Note : The painting portrays a mesmerizing seascape where the boundary between the reality and imagination blurs. It also captures the essence of other worldly beauty with waves of shimmering light, cascading across the water surface adding to the ethereal atmosphere.

Medium: Mixed Media

Size: 70cm x 70cm

Amaye lor Ross Cari

by Palmesh Thiagarayen Cuttaree
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Ethereal Tides

Artist Name : Jaya Bucktowar

Email : jayabucktowar@gmail.com

Concept Note : The painting portrays a mesmerizing seascape where the boundary between the reality and imagination blurs. It also captures the essence of other worldly beauty with waves of shimmering light, cascading across the water surface adding to the ethereal atmosphere.

Medium: Mixed Media

Size: 70cm x 70cm

Nou Mauricien

by Ritikesh Ragudu
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Ethereal Tides

Artist Name : Jaya Bucktowar

Email : jayabucktowar@gmail.com

Concept Note : The painting portrays a mesmerizing seascape where the boundary between the reality and imagination blurs. It also captures the essence of other worldly beauty with waves of shimmering light, cascading across the water surface adding to the ethereal atmosphere.

Medium: Mixed Media

Size: 70cm x 70cm

Trois Mamelles

by Robert Ewell Amedeo Brelu Brelu
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Ethereal Tides

Artist Name : Jaya Bucktowar

Email : jayabucktowar@gmail.com

Concept Note : The painting portrays a mesmerizing seascape where the boundary between the reality and imagination blurs. It also captures the essence of other worldly beauty with waves of shimmering light, cascading across the water surface adding to the ethereal atmosphere.

Medium: Mixed Media

Size: 70cm x 70cm

Cybercity

by Sandra Cheong
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Ethereal Tides

Artist Name : Jaya Bucktowar

Email : jayabucktowar@gmail.com

Concept Note : The painting portrays a mesmerizing seascape where the boundary between the reality and imagination blurs. It also captures the essence of other worldly beauty with waves of shimmering light, cascading across the water surface adding to the ethereal atmosphere.

Medium: Mixed Media

Size: 70cm x 70cm

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