Dubai, UAE; February 24, 2019: Mawaheb from Beautiful People, an art studio for the determined ones ranging from 16 years and above, showcased an inspiring collection of artworks by its artists’ students at the new office of Stephenson Harwood, an international law firm based in Dubai. More than 20 works of art by student artists covering varied themes and in diverse mediums were on display. Over 100 people attended the office opening party, including Stephenson Harwood’s key clients, students and team from Mawaheb from Beautiful People, and volunteers.
“We are thankful to Stephenson Harwood for the opportunity to showcase the works of our student artists at the opening of their new office in Dubai. Several of our talented artists showcased their works at the event, and they were encouraged to pursue their passion for arts,” said Wemmy De Maaker, Founder and Managing Director at Mawaheb.
Stephenson Harwood Middle East opened its doors in May 2013 for business with four people, four laptops and big plans. Due to the office’s extensive growth and ambitions, the firm moved to the new office in the Burj Daman building in the DIFC late last year.
“As an international law firm, globally we are committed to supporting the local communities where we operate and our office move in Dubai presented a great opportunity to do this. We strongly support the values of Mawaheb and are delighted to have partnered with Mawaheb to showcase their work in our new offices for our launch and going forward.” said Rovine Chandrasekera, Managing Partner of Stephenson Harwood Dubai’s office.
Located in the culturally rich Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood, Mawaheb from Beautiful People serves as a space where student artists can learn artistic skills and develop their self confidence in a relaxed and safe environment. Its mission is to break down the boundaries and stigmas associated with the determined ones, by integrating them into society and demonstrating that every individual can be creative in their own unique way.
About Mawaheb from Beautiful People:
Mawaheb from Beautiful People is an art studio for the determined ones from 16 years and above.
The studio suitably located in the culturally rich Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood previously known as the Al Bastakiya, is a space where student artists can learn artistic skills and develop their self confidence in a relaxed safe environment.
Its welcoming atmosphere ensures that each student is regarded as individuals with freedom of thought and action.
Every student artist can apply annually for a minimum of 1 day per week and maximum of 5 days per week. The year runs from September through to June.
About Stephenson Harwood LLP
Stephenson Harwood is a law firm with over 1000 people worldwide, including more than 170 partners. Our people are committed to achieving the goals of our clients – listed and private companies, institutions and individuals.
Our headquarters are in London, with 10 offices across Asia, Europe and the Middle East. In addition we have forged close ties with other high quality law firms. This diverse mix of expertise and culture results in a combination of deep local insight and the capability to provide a seamless international service.