Art & culture

Founder of Lahd Gallery which Pioneers in MENASA (Middle East, North Africa & South Asia) contemporary art since 2005, a collector, an art consultant for Lahd4art and an artist in my free time. I will keep you posted on what is hot in the contemporary world.

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Lahd Gallery Artist Edward Akrout – My Favourite Artworks

Check out my latest #post on my favourite #artworks of @lahdgallery #artist #EdwardAkrout! The visual narrative that these pieces build as a series cover all ends of the spectrum in both their tone and feel but overall they depict a journey from life changing injury to a state of physical and mental rebirth. #OneWomanManyHats #TunisianArtist #ArtCollecting #ArtCollector #ContemporaryArt (link in Bio) ▶️

اقرأ عن أعمالي المفضلة للفنان #أدوارد_عكروت يترجم إدوارد سلسلة التغيرات التي صاحبت رحلة حياته بعد إصابتة الحادة، وحالة الولادة الجسدية و العقلية الجديدة التي عاشها في تلك الفترة. #قاعة_لحظ (اللنك في السيرة الذاتية ) 

'  My Family Motto is “Ne tentes aut perficie”. Alternatively: “Don’t attempt anything that you can’t lead to perfection”. It was pretty daunting at first but I’ve grown to accept and admire it as I’ve aged.' -  Edward Akrout In the fall of 2013, Edward Akrout was left … [Read more...]

Lahd Gallery Artist John Martono – My Favourite Artworks

The inner light

“It is only logical that when your frame is upright, paint will drip downward. A smooth painting technique is important for such fine silk material.” - John Martono It’s a well known fact that contemporary art is always pushing the boundaries of what one might consider … [Read more...]

An Artwork in Detail : ‘La Grande Baignoire’ By Pierre Bonnard

Portrait of Pierre Bonnard

Following this new series, My Artwork in Detail this month is ' The Large Bathtub' by French artist Pierre Bonnard The Artist : Pierre Bonnard (1867 - 1947) 'I'm trying to do what I have never done - give the impression one has on entering a room: one sees everything and at the … [Read more...]

An Artwork in Detail : ‘Main’ by Farid Belkahia

farid belkahia

Due to so many questions and requests during the years of people wanting to 'understand' art, wanting to know more about the contemporary art scene or simply recognise some of the most authentic , exclusive, eye opening art works out there. I chose to introduce a new series of … [Read more...]