Zahra and the Elements Day 5
Posted on October 4, 2009 2 Comments
Sunday, October 4, 2009, 9:40 am: Zahra spent the night submerged in the sink and peaceful. She was a little too happy for my liking so I kept her in the wet cold sink when I brushed my teeth this morning. I think I’ll put her out in the sunshine where the neighborhood cats […]
Zahra and the Elements Day 4
Posted on October 3, 2009 Leave a Comment
Saturday, October 3, 2003: Tonight she is drowning in a pool of water and soap, where she will stay overnight, and then left outside again to dry. She will break sooner or later.
Zahra and the Elements Day 3
Posted on October 2, 2009 Leave a Comment
October 2, 2009, 9:45 am. Today I will cook her.
Zahra and the Elements Day 2
Posted on October 1, 2009 2 Comments
October 1, 2009, 10:54 pm: Today, I will ride over her with my bike several times. I wonder what she will look like after that. Will she still be as ‘stoic’ (thank you Yahia Lababidi for the word)? We’ll just have to wait and see. Click more to see what she looked like yesterday.
Zahra and the Elements
Posted on September 30, 2009 Leave a Comment
Wednesday, September 30, 2009: This is Zahra. She is watercolor painted on a piece of 4 x 6 inch paper. For a week I will be putting her through a battery of endurance tests. Today, I will pour water on her and leave her out in the balcony to dry. The temperature outside is in […]
Laura Boushnak’s Photos: Yellow Tape Portraits Part I
Posted on September 25, 2009 Leave a Comment
These are photos taken by Palestinian photographer Laura Boushnak. I was lucky to have her around while preparing for my show, The Yellow Tape Portraits. For someone who loves posing for photos (it’s an Alkandari flaw) it was very difficult to ignore the presence of a camera. But Laura made it easy. This is part […]
The Yellow Tape Portraits
Posted on September 24, 2009 1 Comment
These are photos from my last exhibition at the Sultan Gallery, entitled The Yellow Tape Portraits. The show ran from the 10th to the 12th of February, 2009. For more on these paintings please click on the image above. Photos by Mohammed Alkandari