Details:

This abstract painting explores themes of memory, migration and the supernatural. For this composition, the artist uses collage, a spirited color palette and found materials alongside an energetic application of paint—evoking the visual language of urban art and the autonomous pursuits of the abstract expressionists.
Unframed
Signed
This work is made with Acrylic, acrylic gel and paper on raw canvas, and has a highly textured surface that includes cracks intended by the artist.

① Artwork:

Look and See

This abstract painting explores themes of memory, migration and the supernatural. For this composition, the artist uses collage, a spirited color palette and found materials alongside an energetic application of paint—evoking the visual language of urban art and the autonomous pursuits of the abstract expressionists.

Sahlehe's paintings distorts familiar imagery to contemplate the malleability of perception and regional customs. The artist's work also invokes the historical practice of elevating man-made objects to hallowed status—seeking new meanings for established ideals.

Specs:

45 inches
58 inches
2 inches
58 inches

③ Artist:

Hasani Sahlehe

Encompassing abstract paintings, installations and performances, Hasani Sahlehe’s practice explores themes of memory, migration and the supernatural. The artist draws influence from abstract expressionism and the visual language of urban art—especially the use of text, spirited colors and found materials. Sahlehe’s work distorts familiar imagery to contemplate the malleability of perception and regional customs.

Hasani Sahlehe:
Look and See, 2021
Acrylic, acrylic gel and paper on raw canvas
58.0 × 45.0 × 2.0 inches /
Hasani Sahlehe:
Look and See, 2021
Acrylic, acrylic gel and paper on raw canvas
58.0 × 45.0 × 2.0 inches /