KITES AND SHATTERED DREAMS

My art is hope, a wager against despair, a way of affirming my defiant humanity.  In painting I bond with colour to sing the sorrow and pain of a ravaged homeland, though it is not colour with which I paint, it is with my humanity, my soul.

   Ahlam  Kites and Shattered Dreams  Oil on canvas 60x70cm 2008 Private Collection UK

Ahlam Kites and Shattered Dreams Oil on canvas 60x70cm 2008 Private Collection UK

   Noor  Kites and Shattered Dreams  Oil on canvas 50x40cm 2008 Private Collection Dubai

Noor Kites and Shattered Dreams Oil on canvas 50x40cm 2008 Private Collection Dubai

   Hala  Kites and Shattered Dreams  Oil on canvas 80x100cm 2008 Husri Collection Jordan

Hala Kites and Shattered Dreams Oil on canvas 80x100cm 2008 Husri Collection Jordan

© Maysaloun Faraj 2009-18