New interactive artwork installation at Expo 2020

An interactive paintings of human-sized bowling pins bearing photos of ladies who’re survivors of human trafficking has been launched on the Expo 2020 Oasis Hub within the Jubilee Zone.

The occasion was hosted by the Abu Dhabi Center for Sheltering and Humanitarian Care – Ewaa, which is affiliated with Abu Dhabi’s Department of Community Development.

It was attended by Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, head of the division of group improvement in Abu Dhabi; Sarah Shuhail, director basic of Abu Dhabi Center for Sheltering and Humanitarian Care – Ewaa; and Bushra Al Mulla, government director of the group improvement sector on the Department of Community Development (DCD) in Abu Dhabi.

The paintings, referred to as ‘Bowling Pins,’ options audio commentary and phrases that narrate the victims’ emotions in addition to their energy and perseverance.

The girls discuss life after surviving their ordeal and the way the centre has supported them.

The bowling pins are a metaphor for the ladies’s experiences, depicting how they have been knocked down however picked themselves up with the assistance of the centre and its advocates.

Artist Jennifer Simon labored with 20 human trafficking survivors – girls and youngsters – for greater than two years to plan, beautify and embroider the pins.

Lebanese artist, Dana Jouni, donated the design of the clear exterior construction that protects the skittles.

The paintings is sponsored by Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, LVMH Perfumes and cosmetics and International Golden Group.

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