Sisters Grimm Presents “50 For 50”
At Dubai Opera From 29th November To 14th December 2021.
Free Entry 10am-10pm.

An Immersive Multi-Media Exhibition Featuring Art And Music By Grammy-Nominated Composer & Painter Ella Spira MBE Commissioned To Mark The Nation’s 50th Anniversary.  The series is a legacy honoring the United Arab Emirates’ 50 years of formation, embracing its rich history, natural beauty and unique achievements.

The exhibition offers an emotional, visual and audio journey, and every painting has a unique bespoke score composed by Spira featuring sounds of Emirati life.

The 50 For 50 experience culminates with the world premiere screening of the Sisters Grimm film, ‘Daughters of the Wind Overture’, Directed by Jhenyfy Muller, based on a story by Stephen Powell, which features all 50 paintings sharing Dubai Opera’s Main Stage alongside former Royal Ballet ballerina Pietra De Mello-Pittman, co-founder of Sisters Grimm, and singers DB Gad (50 FOR 50 co-composer) and Madyan Hamza, singing in Arabic and English

Ella Spira MBE comes from a long line of artistic heritage, including her Grandfather, Emile Spira, a pianist and composer and both her parents who are fine artists; her mother a landscape painter whose work has been exhibited in the Royal West of England Academy, and her father an abstract artist and a Senior Lecturer in Fine Art at University.

Spira’s global landscape paintings and NFT drops continue Sisters Grimm’s mission to produce work that is relevant, driven by social impact, cultural exchange, collaboration, equality, diversity, inclusion & environmental awareness.

Every painting is a celebration of a journey that has seen cultural explorations and musical collaborations. Click here for Makers Place NFT’s.

The artworks are intended to draw awareness to and inspire protection of natural landscapes.

Spira has already captured landscapes of countries including China, France, UAE, Indonesia, Brazil, Lapland, Albania, UK, Russia and Portugal. The UAE series titled ‘50 for 50’ commemorating 50 years of the UAE’s formation, was presented at Dubai Opera as a spectacular immersive Sisters Grimm production called ‘Daughters of the Wind Overture’. The show featured music, live singing and dance as their productions are known for, incorporating the Royal Ballet heritage inherent in the company’s make up.  To read more about ‘Daughters of the Wind Overture’ click here.

For more information on the artist’s catalogue, 3D tour of 50 for 50 at Burj Khalifa music & art studio and filming at Dubai Opera please leave your email below.