Current Location:
Au Sable Hall -> 1st Floor (ASH)
Location Notes:
ASH; 1st Floor; Right of Rm. 1147

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Artwork
Identifier:
2005.195.1
Artist:
Rana Chalabi
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Watercolor
Date:
2005
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 22.5 in Width: 16.5 in
Description:
Color image of a man sitting next to a shelf. There are many brightly colored objects on the shelves. The man wears a long coat, a brown hat, and a blue shirt and pants.
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 River. There are various themes in Chalabi's work, ranging from ancient Egyptian fantasies to still-lifes.