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Amazing Arabic Graffiti Collection in a book!



Arabic Graffiti

In the light of the Arab revolutions that currently bring sweeping changes to the Middle East, this book keeps an eye on the fascinating developments of graffiti and street art in this region.

Whether on the freight trucks of Lebanon, along village alleyways in Bahrain, on the bullet-riddled walls of Palestine, or adorning the...

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Street Art in the Arab World - Splash

Houda Lazrak

Master's in Museum Studies - New York University

Houda is a graffiti and street art aficionado, a museum nerd, and urban culture lover. She obtained her BA from McGill University with a double major in Anthropology and Human Geography and recently obtained her Master's in Museum Studies from New York University. Since...

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Arabic Graffiti | Urban & Street Art | Urban Art Association

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Post by feralthings on Mar 15, 2014 4:22:36 GMT 1

The month long Art Dubai event kicks off this weekend and includes a group show featuring both Yazan and Dotmasters:

And eL Seed's book, which had been mentioned a couple of...

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Murals in Morocco |

Loyal fans definitely remember this piece of street art (L'7anana) by Majid Elbahar & D'Et in Beni Mellal:


Quite paradoxically, the initiative for graffiti is sometimes taken by the government. On the 5th of June, 2013, International Environment Day, the Al-Dusheira Council organised a graffiti competition together with a number of civil society organisations. The citizens of this Southern Moroccan city could assist with painting murals highlighting regional culture, art and...

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Majid Alyousef :: Calligrapher & Designer | Calligraphy ...



Majid Alyousef is a Saudi contemporary artist and Arabic typographer based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He has been practicing Arabic calligraphy for more than 25 years and acquired mastery in the challenging Thuluth script. His work can be identified by a unique marriage of intricate craftsmanship and experimental composition that frequently blurs lines between Islamic art and...

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eL Seed Transforms Buildings In Cairo With Calligraffiti

Tunisian artist eL Seed 's newest installation, Perspective,�spans multiple buildings in the neighborhood of Zaraeeb, Cairo . His 'calligraffiti' style is a combination of his love of street art and his Arab background. He uses this style with his graffiti pieces as well as his sculptures and canvas pieces.

'Calligraffiti'�is the marriage of traditional Arabic calligraphy and modern graffiti...

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Sculpture by Tunisian artist decorates Fire Station plaza

An artwork by renowned Tunisian artist eL Seed has been installed in the Fire Station plaza to mark Qatar National Day celebrations this month.

"Generously loaned" by Sheikh Fahad bin Saoud bin Qasem al-Thani to mark the occasion, the sculpture will be on show until mid-January, 2018, Qatar Museums (QM) has said in a statement.

The sculpture is made of stainless steel and depicts a line of poetry...

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Date: 2017-12-20 06:41:20

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