New works by world- renowned artist Jean-Marc Nahas, will be showcasing at Espace 9 art gallery. It is a bold and striking selections of scenes, portraits and still life’s using mixed techniques and media. The works are as dramatic as they are evocative. The pieces represent a fascination for, and celebration of, the human body. Almost comic like compositions, his imagined figures are drawn in a variety of positions and attitudes. The pieces are powerful and dynamic: some surreal, some sexual, and others which defy comprehension. Included in the exhibit are also a series of drawings on A4 paper meant by the artist as a tribute to musicians in rehearsal. Drawing III for example, depicting a man playing the violin, perfectly conveys the intensity of practice.
The show goes on till the 31st of May 2018.