Mark your calendars for November 30, as Moroccan artist Lamia Miriam Skiredj unveils her latest masterpiece in an exhibition named "Seeds & Vegetal." The exhibition, which lasts until December 31, will be hosted at the renowned Dar D'art gallery in Tangier. It is part of a traveling showcase that will grace Rabat and Casablanca, in a collaborative effort with Art First gallery.
A Journey into the Heart of Nature
Skiredj's newest exhibition delves into a vegetal world that straddles the line between reality and fantasy. It is a celebration of vibrant hues and painstaking precision, captivating viewers with an almost photographic representation of nature's splendor. Skiredj's artistic vision seeks to rekindle our connection with nature, serving as an oasis amidst a desert of urbanization. It presents an immersive, densely vegetal world where nature's might reigns supreme.
The exhibition showcases a myriad of plant species elegantly intertwined, casting a spell on its visitors. It encourages viewers to reestablish their bond with nature and revisit their understanding of the surrounding vegetal world.
Meet Lamia Miriam Skiredj
Born in San Antonio, Texas, and raised in Rabat, Skiredj discovered her passion for painting at an early age. She pursued studies in interior architecture and fine arts in Paris and Philadelphia, and also worked in architectural firms before becoming a member of the Maison de l'artisan in Morocco. Skiredj, widely recognized for her abstract geometric works, has a keen interest in exploring the female nude as a subject.
The Vernissage of 'Seeds & Vegetal'
The vernissage for 'Seeds & Vegetal' is set for November 30, 2023, at the Dar D'art gallery in Tangier. It offers an opportunity to meet Skiredj in person, providing an intimate understanding of the artist and her vision. This exhibition marks another milestone in Skiredj's artistic journey, a testament to her unwavering dedication to painting and art since her first exhibition in 1991 in Paris.