Over the coming months we will be presenting our ‘Artists in Focus’ series, taking a closer look at each of our artists, their achievements, exhibitions and most popular artworks, as well as some new releases! We hope you enjoy our first Artist in Focus: Mairi-Luise Tabbakh.
Mairi-Luise Tabbakh is known for her sensual black and white erotic photographic works. Her work has featured within various publications as well as group exhibitions in both London and Paris, and can be found within a number of notable private art collections.
“She has proven her work can stand out in a gallery space as much as it does on a magazine cover“
– Compare the Financial Markets
C-Type photographic prints, framed & mounted on 5mm foam board
Edition 2 of 3
Mairi-Luise Tabbakh’s London debut was the Humans Relations two person exhibition, alongside Fenton Bailey, presenting a monochromatic theme of erotic photography. Sascha Bailey curated the show at Imitate Modern, which launched to an impressive turnout of celebrities, collectors and press; cementing its success with industry heavyweight Damien Hirst purchasing pieces for his own collection.
‘I like to capture what beauty is to me, and capture candid moments’
– Mairi-Luise Tabbakh
As an artist, Tabbakh sources inspiration from all creative outlets – from the writings on Anais Nin to the films of Gus Van Sant, and of course fellow photographers, including Helmut Newton, Bruce Weber, and Nan Goldin. Mairi -Luise leaves no doubt as to the passion and depth of emotion in her imagery and has the ability to turn her interaction and fixation on the human subject into a beautiful art form.
Featured in Vogue and FAULT Magazine, and picked by art investment experts, Compare the Financial Markets, as ‘one to watch’, Mairi-Luise Tabbakh has caught the attention of national press. To read more, click on the links below:
Mairi-Luise Tabbakh’s photography
featured in an eight page spread in
Le Petit Voyeur Volume 2
Le Petit Voyeur Vol 2
One of her most popular images,
Eliane T5 is now available on an
exclusive Imitate Modern phone case.
Eliane T5 iPhone Case
Tabbakh’s work has been celebrated
by Parisian erotic and aesthetic
review Edwarda in their tenth edition.
Edwarda Numero 10