Honored to have been invited to exhibit at the Sharjah Calligraphy Biennial Under the great patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, the Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah and to be among heroes of mine in the calligraphy and design world.
Sharjah Calligraphy Biennial has always been known to be of one of the most remarkable events taking place in the region. It aim at revealing the power of the letter in bringing cultures together. It is an art that reflects the spirit of the place and the existence.
The event is a celebration of Arabic calligraphy and its creators, and aims to make the world realize the beauty and authenticity of the Arabic letter. It introduces the features of Islamic civilization as it is a major form of artistic expression in Islamic cultures, especially and particularly in religious contexts.
انعكاس : Reflection
1300 yards of Red yarn & hooks on wall
205” x 270.5” x 129”
Site specific installation for the Sharjah Calligraphy Biennial 2016
6th of April - 6th of June 2016
Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Snaps of the Process
Special thanks to His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasim,
the Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, to Sharjah Collections of The Art,
Vlopz, our local Team CR-eate and to the United Arab Emirates for your amazing hospitality.