• Interview: Artist Mohamad Hafez Explores How Multiple Identities Inform His Art and Why He Invests in Education

    4 monthes ago - By Colossal

    All images © Mohamad Hafez, shared with permission
    Formerly a corporate architect, New Haven-based artist Mohamad Hafez builds intricate sculptures that evoke his home country of Syria. The miniature scenes feature gilded furniture, ornate motifs, and the architectural details of the Middle East, which the artist explores in a recent interview supported by Colossal Members .
    If you're raised and educated outside of the region, nobody is going to teach you about your cultural roots, that you come from something very precious and you should be proud and willing, at least, to rebuild and...
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