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كيف يحيى لا يراني كيف أحيا لا أراه

كيف يحيى لا يراني كيف أحيا لا أراه

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Medium: Oil on canvas
Year: 2023
Dimensions: 91 x 122 cm
Edition: Unique artwork
Shipment: Stretched


How does he live, not seeing me
How do I live, not seeing him addresses gender dynamics, socially established expressions of endearment and constructions around body and behavior. In this work, Amina Yahia paints her late grandfather. In attempt to explore and understand the shifts in permissible behavior and bodily expressions within Egyptian society, she portrays a sincere scene from a different era.

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