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Artist / Don Quixote

Artist / Don Quixote

An interdisciplinary and international exhibition series involving 22 international artists, shown in three cities. The project was created as a European cooperation between the three countries Spain, Germany and Bulgaria. The exhibition venues included the Neue Kunstverein Aschaffenburg, the Kunstverein Familie Montez, the Instituto Cervantes […]

De-Composition No. 26

De-Composition No. 26

De-Composition No. 26 A multimedia installation by Ahmad Rafi, 2021, in collaboration with Karin Hörler (film), Monika Thiéry (composition/piano) and Eric Plandé (saxophone), Eckhard Kuchenbecker (sound installation), Ahmad Rafi (concept and painting) The starting point of this work is a 4 minute cellphone video sent […]

Entglittene Sicht

Entglittene Sicht

Studio window as a metaphor in the exhibition space. Here, painted imaginary windows of the studio are juxtaposed with the real windows of the Bellevue Hall. The artistically themed studio windows (portrait formatted panel paintings) enter into a dialogue with the actual windows of the […]

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 […]

Fata Morgana

Fata Morgana

Fata Morgana Painting installationBook installation, 12 parts 2019-2020Oil on book covers, each 28 x 22 x 4 cm The 12-part painting installation presents the river landscape of the Rhine in fog. The pictures, which make up a 12-part art history volume, are depicted on book […]

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.