Current Location:
Shelf B7 (CS1) -> Box 137
Location Notes:
IDC; Compressed Shelving Unit 1; Section B; Shelf B7; Box 137

Dance Studio Portfolio

Artwork
Identifier:
2012.67.5
Artist:
Rana Chalabi
Credit:
Gift of Rana Chalabi
Medium:
Chalk
Date:
2012
Description:
Black ink/white and red chalk sketch of dancer. Standing on left leg, right leg bent behind, implied motion in circular arms.
Historical Context:
Rana Chalabi is a Syrian artist who has been working in Cairo, Egypt since 1981. She works with various medias such as watercolor, charcoal, inks, mixed media, oils, sculptures and printed graphics. She often does her watercolors on site but also works in her studio on the banks of the Nile. There are various themes in Chalabi's work, ranging from ancient Egyptian fantasies to still lifes.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Chalk
Dancers