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Captivating Sculptures by South African Artist Marco Olivier Find New Home at Los Angeles Convention Center

May 6, 2024

In a momentous celebration of cultural exchange and artistic brilliance, the prestigious Los Angeles Convention Center is thrilled to announce the acquisition of captivating sculptures by renowned South African artist, Marco Olivier. Presented in the United States by the esteemed Dagaro Ella Gallery, these exquisite artworks represent a harmonious fusion of South African heritage and contemporary artistic expression. 

The journey of Olivier's sculptures to the heart of Los Angeles traces back to their initial showcase at the esteemed LA Art Show 2024. There, amidst the vibrant tapestry of artistic endeavors, Olivier's pieces stood out, earning widespread acclaim for their intricate craftsmanship and profound storytelling. 

Rooted in the rich traditions of South African artistry, Olivier's sculptures transcend cultural boundaries, beckoning viewers into a world of beauty, resilience, and hope. Each sculpture carries within it a narrative that speaks to the universal human experience, offering solace and inspiration in equal measure. 

The collaboration between Dagaro Ella Gallery and the Los Angeles Convention Center exemplifies a commitment to promoting cultural exchange and artistic innovation. By bringing Olivier's work to audiences in Los Angeles, both entities aim to foster a sense of community and connection, utilizing art as a powerful vehicle for healing and understanding. 

André Venter, US Representative for Dagaro Ella Gallery shared, “We believe in the power of art to evoke emotion, spark dialogue, and promote positive change. By showcasing Marco Olivier's sculptures at the Los Angeles Convention Center, we hope to create a space where people can find solace, feel hopeful, and experience a sense of peace." 

Visitors to the Los Angeles Convention Center are invited to immerse themselves in Olivier's world of imagination and beauty, where each sculpture tells a unique story and carries a profound message. From the smallest details to the grandest gestures, Olivier's work captivates the senses and leaves an indelible impression on all who encounter it. 

This acquisition marks a significant addition to the cultural landscape of Los Angeles, enriching the convention center's offerings and providing visitors with an opportunity to engage with art that transcends boundaries. 

For those eager to experience Marco Olivier's sculptures and stay updated on upcoming exhibitions, Dagaro Ella Gallery's website at serves as a valuable resource. Additionally, enthusiasts can follow the gallery on Instagram (@dagaroella) for a glimpse into the world of artistic innovation and cultural exchange. 

As the Los Angeles Convention Center continues to serve as a hub for creativity and inspiration, the addition of Marco Olivier's sculptures reaffirms its commitment to showcasing diverse perspectives and fostering a vibrant artistic community.