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Dubai showcase to include works by Warhol, Picasso, Dali and Banksy

The Big Picture exhibition in May will have masterpieces alongside works by UAE artists

Dubai showcase to include works by Warhol, Picasso, Dali and Banksy

Masterpieces from legendary names such as Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Salvador Dali, Roy Liechtenstein, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Bansky will be displayed in Dubai alongside amateur pieces from 30 UAE-based artists at an exhibition in May, organisers confirmed this week.

The Big Picture announced it is currently accepting submissions from all UAE residents for its second showcase, which will be held at Pro Art Gallery in Dubai from May 10 -20, 2014.

The BIG Picture is an independent art exhibition, which is self-funded and organised by participating artists. Original works from iconic artists such as Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Salvador Dali, Roy Liechtenstein, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Bansky will be displayed along submissions from the 30 local artists.

The exhibition will include paintings, photography, sculpture, digital art, performance art, installation as well as audio visual arts, by ambitious emerging and published artists.

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