NEW YORK—Park Hyatt New York offered attendees and locals with its newest rotating art exhibition by modern abstract artist and hotel bellman for 8 several years, Jeffrey Okyere-Agyei.
Marking Okyere-Agyei’s 3rd exhibit at the Park Hyatt New York, the collection titled “TeRa-NiSeR ToTeMs,” is inspired by the artist’s upbringing in Ghana, the place totems ended up a substantial part of the actual physical symbology he expert, as handed down via the generations. Ghana’s lifestyle, artifacts, and storytelling honor totems as essential fixtures embedded in their background, and commonly possess spirits of animals, plants, and a variety of other entities affiliated with their ancestors.
“I have generally been intrigued by ancient mythical artifacts and have identified their relevance to the human story intriguing,” reported Okyere-Agyei. “’TeRa-NiSeR ToTeMs’ has turn out to be my creative interpretation of one particular factor of our human history—modern art—and its spiritual symbology as a way to hook up the earlier to the present. With the use of resin and vibrant color pigments, each and every piece has a one of a kind mystical reverence about it to attract in today’s discerning traveler.”
Past slide, the lodge introduced Okyere-Agyei’s “EDIFICE,” an summary interpretation of New York City’s cityscapes and skyline. Prior to that in September 2019, Okyere-Agyei displayed his initially Park Hyatt New York show, “Future Art for the Existing,” which mirrored his appreciate of motion in character, area, and geometry. “TeRa-NiSeR ToTeMs” will be on screen at Park Hyatt New York’s floor-stage Avenue Gallery and in The Dwelling Home by the conclusion of December 2022.
“In the spirit of Hyatt’s commitment to caring for some others so they can be their ideal, we’re thrilled to function a further spectacular assortment from Jeffrey and simultaneously give guests and locals a new, assumed-provoking art expertise,” reported Kimberly Dixon, interim common supervisor for Park Hyatt New York. “Demonstrating Jeffrey’s dexterity as an artist as properly as the desired destination of New York City as a melting pot for diverse cultures from close to the entire world, it’s only fitting that his very last exhibit concentrated on New York City, and this one visualizes his house state of Ghana. Just as renowned art is an indelible element of Park Hyatt New York’s style and design and ambiance, Jeffrey is an a must have contributor to the hotel’s fantastic provider and enriching ordeals.”