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Athier's works record reality, shifts in space and time, as well as form, using the physical characteristics and structure of the canvas as a visual device.

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Curated by Dr. Bahaa Abudaya, a scholar of modern and contemporary Arab art, After Denudation highlights new paintings by the artist that take microscopic images of sand as a starting point for a reconsideration of spatial identity and the natural and man-made phenomena that shape it. Continuing his exploration of abstraction as a means of recording reality, specifically shifts in space
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Curated by Dr. Bahaa Abudaya, a scholar of modern and contemporary Arab art, After Denudation highlights new paintings by the artist that take microscopic images of sand as a starting point for a reconsideration of spatial identity and the natural and man-made phenomena that shape it. Continuing his exploration of abstraction as a means of recording reality, specifically shifts in space
After Denudation 7, 2016, acrylic on raw linen, 188 x 208 cm
and time, Athier also places an emphasis on form in his latest body of work, using the physical characteristics and structure of the canvas as visual …