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TA’AROF 2017 – SAFIR’s First Young Artist Workshop Launches as part of SB13

SAFIR welcomed six young artists from Syria this last March for an intensive ten day workshop TA’AROF 2017 that took place as part of the Sharjah Art Biennial 13 Tamawuj. Sponsored by the Sharjah Art Foundation, the young artists had the unique opportunity of attending SAFIR Workshop lectures given by key curators and artists from the MENA region, in addition to being led on …

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Interview with syrian artist Anas Albraehe -Artscoops

An artist’s process is crucial to the realization of their vision. Gain insight into the inventive world of Anas Albraehe, where unconventional characters reign supreme and learn about what it takes to translate an idea into reality. Visit the link below for a preview of ‘Manal’ by Anas Albraehe running till the 25th of May in Wadi Finan Art Gallery, Amman. …

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Catching Dreams with Anas Albraehe

  There could be something creepy, even perverse, about watching someone sleep.  In Fuseli’s 1781 The Nightmare, an incubus, symbolizing one sleeping woman’s nightmares and desires, casts a libidinous gaze over her. She is the willing victim, seductively reclining, perhaps in drug-induced ecstasy, the curves of her body revealing themselves under a flowy nightgown. What Anas Albraehe shows in The Dream Catcher is the former’s antithesis. Instead of …

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ANAS ALBRAEHE, THE ARTIST WHO TRANSCENDS THE IMAGE. BY CHRISTIANE WAKED, EDITOR: MAYA KHALIFÉ

03 MAR ANAS ALBRAEHE, THE ARTIST WHO TRANSCENDS THE IMAGE. BY CHRISTIANE WAKED, EDITOR: MAYA KHALIFÉ Posted at 13:10h in Diapo Home, English readers, PolyArtby Admin  0Likes Share Picture this: while other kids were playing ball outside, a little boy was way happier scribbling with his pencils and choosing the right colours from his crayons, to match the flowers and the mountains of Suweida, a small …

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Braehe & Schiele: Bridging the East With the West

AMMAN –When it comes to understanding the most complex part of the human experience , mediums such as painting simplify the challenge. When words fail to express the psyche, expressionism is our answer. In this article, I will explore the outcomes of looking at one’s self  in the eyes of a muse through the brushes of two artists Egon Schiele …

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أنس البريحي يقدم اللحاف بوصفه الرحم البديل

أنس البريحي يقدم اللحاف بوصفه الرحم البديل الرسام أنس البريحي يقدم في صالة “أجيال” جملة من الأعمال كبيرة الأحجام أعادت المُشاهد كبداية إلى فترة ما بعد الانطباعية التي عرفت مجدها مع الفنان فينسنت فان غوخ. الجمعة 2018/10/26 تاريخيا، ليست ظاهرة النوم وما يدور من حولها من أفكار ومشاعر ثيمة جديدة في الفن، لا بل هي من أكثرها شيوعا ومُعالجة، إذ تنوعت أساليب الفنانين عبر الأزمان والحضارات …

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