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Distorted Hope by Basel Dahman

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Painting, Oil on Canvas
17.7 inch x 13.8 inch

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About This Work

This artwork consists of a mix of figurativsim and expressionism with an abstract tone inspired by real scenes that I witnessed in Syria during the civil war. Through the use of black and white colors and mixed media, my goal is to showcase the emotional connection side of the story and to bring to life these scenes from memory. Black represents despair and destruction and white represents hope and innocence, bringing out the emotional connection as it is in the real story.

Basel Dahman


Nasr City, Cairo, Cairo Egypt

I am a Syrian artist who witnessed firsthand the casualties of the Syrian Civil War. I use my artwork to capture the immense emotions felt while living in war-torn Syria. I graduated from the Painting and Drawing Department of the Faculty of Fi... More


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Nasr City, Cairo, Cairo, Egypt

Artwork Details

Type: Painting
Medium: Oil
Support Type: Canvas
Artwork Height: 17.7 inch
Artwork Width: 13.8 inch
Depth: 1.6 inch
Weight: 1.3 lbs

Ready to Hang: Yes
Framed: No
Year Created: 2021
Signed: Yes
Signature Location: Signed as Dahman at the left lower corner

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