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Issue: July 2014
Legendary artist MF Husain’s grandson Salamat Husain’s photography exhibition saw a grand opening.
It was all part of carrying forward the venerable Husain legacy! Gallery 7 and the Turkish Consulate’s photography exhibition by Salamat Husain, the grandson of the late art maestro MF Husain, was a glitzy affair. Entitled 25 Kilos, this art do was attended by art lovers and connoisseurs keen to see a bit of the great legend in his descendant.
Speaking on his first solo show, the charming Salamat stated, “My first recollection of an image was in the arms of my mother and father which then grew to a collection of snapshots of cities, school, holidays and further education to my final college ‘Artistic Photography’. The montage of my journey linked the greatest cities of the world, Mumbai, Dubai, London, New York, Singapore, Turkey to deliver my talent to you.”
While the host of celebrities present were seen admiring the works on display, one spotted the Turkish Consul General Ceylan Orisen beaming with joy at the images of her beautiful home country captured with such sensitivity and finesse.
Read more in the July 2014 issue of Hi! BLITZ – the no.1 Lifestyle magazine.
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