Darwish Quote


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Original hand-painted thuluth calligraphy (a display script) in black ink. The quotation is a line from a poem by Mahmoud Darwish: “We have on this land what makes life worth living”. Includes a label with a translation of the text in English.

Medium: Original art work on traditional ahhar calligraphy paper in green mount and black frame

Size: Print of 28 x 19 cm/11 x 7 in inside a 40 x 31 cm/ 15.7 x 12 in frame

PLEASE NOTE: This item requires approximately two weeks to order from the artist and for framing prior to shipping.

About the Artist: Ahmad Zoabi

A self-taught artist from Haifa whose work combines traditional calligraphy with modern design, Ahmad selects texts based on philosophy and human values of freedom and love. His vision is to promote different styles of Arabic calligraphy that integrate creative beauty and human intellect. He designed the calligraphy for the tomb of the Palestinian national poet, Mahmoud Darwish.