Artists

Cruising with Grief by Nadim Choufi

Bulbuls puffed up or overgrown gaze on the shoe tracks coming together in meager furrows a votive shedding beyond hitchhiker seeds & what brings it held by wet shirts alone in flutters the park’s rim does not end but pulls into the smaller curls at joints & fixed bones the draft caught in a tree […]

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Aya Al Gergawy and the Girl and the Sea.

Aya Al Gergawy an artist who was born and raised in the United Arab Emirates. Her passion isn’t limited to just film making; storytelling, photography, and styling all add to her list of know-how. Through her work, she tries to deliver a message from the society she lives in.

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Ghomeedah with Femininity by Nadim Choufi

  Here my palm, somewhere else a house broken into. Shattered windows sprawling   in place of an invasion. Every piece intact, cracked into itself. Zephyrs gutting   tenderness into discretion for the world to look through a bruised sky   collected in glass. In a séance, leaves envy the natural sound carried   in […]

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Portraits of a Diaspora by Nadim Choufi

      Originally published in the Shade Journal Image by Amir Nour, 1969 Nadim Choufi is a Lebanese poet and his recent work has appeared in or is forthcoming from Versal, Sukoon, the Shade Journal, and elsewhere. He tweets from @nadimchoofs.

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Zeina Alkattan, understanding the human condition.

Zeina Alkattan was born in Damascus, Syria in 1994. She grew up there, surrounded by members of her family who had an interest in different art majors. After finishing high school in 2012, Zeina started studying in Damascus University Faculty of Fine Arts, but after the war started she moved to the United Arab Emirates […]

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