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aab ~ water

aab ~ water

aab ~ water Paintings & Installation2014-2018 As is always the case in Ahmad Rafi’s multi-layered and complex artistic posi­tion, it didn‘t remain a purely natural reflection. He engaged with a traditional philosophical concept that interprets flowing water as the embodiment of hu­man existence and as […]

water painting canvas

water painting canvas

water painting canvas Following on from the Water Books, Rafi created an eleven part series of can­vases on the same subject. The 14 small paintings now became studies for the following eleven paintings.

neon

neon

Oil on canvas with neon light The two large formats stand out in the series. Ahmad Rafi had already broached the subject of the ships graveyard in the “miniature paintings”. Here he is on land, but water still plays a pivotal role.

In the Flow of Things

In the Flow of Things

Video Installation “In the Flow of Things” For Heraklit flowing water was also emblematic of the transitoriness of everything earthly. “Panta rhei” – everything flows, nothing stays the same.