Born in Lebanon in 1925, Etel Adnan is an epic poet, an essayist and visual artist whose work has inspired generations.
Her career spans over several decades and her work includes writing, painting, drawing, ceramics, film and tapestry.
Her use of colors and luminous patterns are captivating.
Don’t miss her solo exhibit “The uprising of colors” at @sfeirsemlergallery running until April 11th.
“Etel Adnan wished this exhibition as a splash of hope amidst the current severe political and economic crisis Lebanon is witnessing.”
At the entrance you will hear a reading of the ‘Arab Apocalypse’ while the original manuscript is displayed on a screen. And you will be welcomed by her mural “Le Soleil Toujours”. The tone is set.
Take a stroll around the gallery, leave space for your mind to wander, look at her striking yet small format paintings, her long Japanese-like folding books and her tapestry, it will surely brighten up your day.