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From Dalston to Dubai …

DUBAI March 2107 From Dalston to Dubai … I hope to see you in Dubai Mojo Gallery from  the 13th of March 2017 during ….  DUBAI ART FAIR. “Triumvirate” brings together 3 artists with origins in Africa (Egypt and Senegal) exploring our … Continue reading

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Liverpool: performance drawing

Here I am in the land of the Beatles (not to mention Carcass, Elvis Costello and George Melly) Last time I was here was to see Rene Magritte, now it’s me here performing at 2 shows this weekend. First up, … Continue reading

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The Drawing and movement workshop at Behna

https://www.facebook.com/events/831494780254930/ I really enjoyed the 4 days workshop with some great up and coming artists,,they were from many different artistic backgrounds ranging from illustrators to conceptual artists and dancers, we had great engagement and alot of fun with long brushes. … Continue reading

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Full Circle continues – Sept 15 Wekalet Behna

    The Alexnadria mural is well underway (no pics yet, wait til it’s done!!) and in one week is the opening of my portrait exhibition at Wekalet Behna in Alexandria. These new chiaroscuro portraits will be shown for the first … Continue reading

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“Black Books” the Zen Drawing performance

My Zen drawing combines influences and techniques from my study of Arabic calligraphy and my interest in both Zen and Sufism, and my observation of Japanese calligraphy. it is about the experience of the body mark making, and about the … Continue reading

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ME AND ISAAC NEWTON: THE BLACK BOOKS

Only in London can you have an exhibition on the site of where Isaac Newton lived. Yes the majestic structure of the Westminster Central Library used to be home to Sir Isaac Newton. The exhibition Black Books opened yesterday. Later … Continue reading

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New Exhibition – NAZIR TANBOULI: BLACK BOOKS

NAZIR TANBOULI: BLACK BOOKS, 18 June 2014 an exhibition of book art, drawing and live performance 18 – 30 June 2014 at Westminster Reference Library, 35 St Martin’s St, London WC2H 7HP Opening 18 June 2014, at 7 pm. Nazir … Continue reading

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Tapestries – finished

The Khayameya (traditional Egyptian tapestries) are complete. Here is a shot of them displayed at the current exhibition of Khayameya at the Alexandria Atelier  in Egypt. Thanks to Ihab Atwan, I am collaborating with the Khayameya craftspeople in Old Cairo … Continue reading

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Happy paintings; I’ve had enough of the winter

رسومات مبتهجه عشاان انا خلاص طلع بووزي من برد لندن و لونها الرمادي bring on the colour …

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New tapestry work almost complete

I’m very excited about this: My Tapestry work in progress in the craft-space in Khayameya St in Cairo.   The tapestries behind are more typical of the craft, and they are beautiful. However I want to see how my art … Continue reading

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