june, 2021

11jun(jun 11)10:4514jul(jul 14)10:45CHIMERA - REMEMBRANCE OF A BLOOMING MIND | SOURAYA HADDAD CREDOZ

Event Details

We enter this exhibition as we would enter a dream peopled by beings of strange ancestry. Their presence bears witness to alchemical tales and it murmurs the charred secrets of a land marked by a great nocturnal sun.

The ceramics of Souraya Haddad Credoz are to be read as creatures born of a universe dormant within us, an environment both familiar and not yet formed. Open to individual readings and interpretations, they offer the possibility of symbiotic futures, promising a history, a temperament, a role, all born of a desire for worlds reinvented.

These creatures, both organic and mineral, make short shrift of what is natural, baroque and artificial. These pieces are representational only in so far as they transfigure possible realities and induce visionary impressions. The play of their presence indeed triggers the imagination, leading deep into the subconscious mind and the images it projects.

Courtesy of Saleh Barakat, The Upper Gallery

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Time

June 11 (Friday) 10:45 - July 14 (Wednesday) 10:45

Location

Saleh Barakat Gallery

Clemenceau, Justinian Street, Beirut-Lebanon

Organizer

Saleh Barakat Gallery [email protected] Clemenceau, Justinian Street, Beirut-Lebanon

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