charcoal on cardboard
100 x 100 cm
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ABOUT Youssef Abdelke
Lives in Syria From cynically drawn figures to symbolic still lifes many of Youssef Abdelke’s series contain commentary about the conflict in Syria. During the war, he explained, “I think all the works in one way or another try to express the concerns and emotions of the ordinary Syrian citizen amid this huge river of blood.” Born in Qamishli,...— Read more
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