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- 🌟"Iceberg"(Original Acrylic on canvas, 2015, 76 x 102cm) on display from 20th of Nov 2018 at Alliance Francaise Abu Dhabi🌟
@afabudhabi @abudhabiarthub @abudhabiculture ...🎨🌟🎨🌟🎨 👇 ✒"Iceberg" holds this strong metaphor of how our minds are beautifully complex. Freud once said: “The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one seventh of its bulk above the water”. So what do we do most of the time? Do we reveal to the surface a “so called reality” through our image, our behaviour or our personality? Do we leave underneath the skin the treasures of a lifetime? Do we choose to celebrate or hide our true self to the world? What if almost 90% of what you are was not tangible by the outside world? What if your family, closest friends and colleagues couldn’t read your real essence and what you are truly made of? There is so much that we can unleash. There is so much that we can uncover. Don’t you think? Here a sweet battle between the visible and the invisible.
This painting is an attempt to show the wealth of information and knowledge that both worlds can hold and share at the same time. Let’s witness the revelation of deep connections between the conscious and the subconscious mind... ...
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18 November, 2018