Sunday, May 10, 2015

9 Works at the Contemporary Art / Doha. Abdelaziz Gorgi, Abdulnasser Gharem, Inji Aflatoun, Kour Pour, Mahjoub Ben Bella, Monir Farmanfarmaian, Nabil Nahas, Nejib Belkhodja,

Inji Aflatoun
1924 - 1989
L'OR BLANC (WHITE GOLD)
signed and dated 63; signed and titled on the stretcher
oil on canvas 
66.5 by 79.5cm.; 26 1/8 by 31 1/4 in.

Abdelaziz Gorgi
1928-2008
JOUEURS DE CHKOBA; VEILLÉE DU RAMADAN (CHKOBA PLAYERS; EVE OF RAMADAN)
signed
acrylic, gold leaf, ink and pen on paper
76 by 55cm.; 29 7/8 by 21 3/4 in.
Executed circa 1960-1969. 

Mahjoub Ben Bella
B. 1946
UNTITLED 
signed
oil on canvas 
133 by 95cm.; 52 1/4 by 37 1/2 in.
Executed in 1987

Rachid Koraïchi
B.1947
NEDJMA (THE FOUR SEASONS) 
hand woven and embroidery silk, in four parts 
Each: 304 by 152 by 7cm.; 119 3/4 by 59 7/8 by 2 3/4 in.
Executed in 2009.

Nabil Nahas
B. 1949
COLOR BLIND
signed, titled, and dated 1998 on the reverse
acrylic on canvas
121.9 by 121.9 by 8.9 cm.; 48 by 48 by 3 1/2 in.

Nejib Belkhodja
1933 - 2007
MEDINA ENTRE DEUX ORAGES (MEDINA BETWEEN TWO STORMS)
signed and titled on the reverse 
acrylic on canvas
96.5 by 194cm.; 38 by 76 1/4 in.
Executed circa 1982.

Kour Pour

B. 1987

LOVE CHILD 
signed and dated 2010 on the reverse of each panel
acrylic on canvas, in eight parts
Overall: 122 by 183cm.; 48 by 72 in.

Abdulnasser Gharem
B.1973
MEN AT WORK (TIME MAGAZINE PERSON OF THE YEAR 2003: THE AMERICAN SOLDIER) 
ink and lacquer paint on rubber stamps and board, in four parts 
Overall: 160 by 200cm.; 63 by 78 3/4 in.
Executed in 2011.

Monir Farmanfarmaian
B. 1924
A NEW SPRING 
signed and dated 2007 twice on the reverse 
mirror, reverse-glass painting and plaster on wood 
93.5 by 122.5cm.; 36 1/2 by 48 1/4 in.