Tunisian-French artist eL Seed creates incredible mural in ...

Egypt has some of the toughest laws in the world forbidding artistic expression, so when French-Tunisian artist eL Seed decided to paint an enormous mural covering 50 buildings in the heart of Cairo, he had to ensure that the government knew nothing about the project or risk facing serious jail time. eL Seed avoided contacting the Egyptian government, knowing full well that any requests to paint in the city...

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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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French Tunisian calligraffiti artist eL Seed unveils ...

For the past year, world famous French-Tunisian graffiti artist eL Seed and his team have been conceiving and producing what is surely one of the most mindboggling pieces of public art that exists in Cairo. The faces of around 50 different buildings in the Zaraeeb community of Manshiyat Nasser now form a stunning work of calligraphy written in black, white, turquoise, and ochre.

The piece, which...

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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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eL Seed: The Writing’s On The Wall – سلطان سعود القاسمي ...

Few artists of their generation have left a global mark as French-Tunisian artist eL Seed. At thirty-five years old his monumental canvases are instantly recognizable and can be seen in cities across the world. Walls in cities as varied as Montreal, Sao Paolo, Paris, Doha, New York and Sharjah have been transformed with his magic spray can into open air galleries. Much like Banksy one never knows...

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