dubai: the state - uppers and downers

if contemporary art is to reflect our reality, the state - uppers and downers exhibition mirrors an interesting one of dubai. the show, opening today [7pm] at traffic, comments on the current global condition from an economic perspective, and where this amazing boomtown is a focal point. on display is an eclectic range works from gallery owner rami farook's private collection. artists include mona hatoum, d*face and james clar. location: 179 umm suqeim road [al quoz 4]. © traffic / james clar - dubai 2007 [2010]