• Snowflake Painting

    30 days ago - By Women in the Act of Painting

    "I'm a Special Snowflake" oil on aluminum panel, 60” x 36”, 2017
    Artist Alia El-Bermani has become fascinated with folded paper objects, using them as props in her paintings. She recently asked artist friends to mail her handmade paper snowflakes for this particular painting. She received hundreds of flakes from artists all over the world, some of which can be seen here. The two flakes which cover her face were made by her children several years ago and were included in another painting titled "Space Between." El-Bermani says, "In this new work my identity is somewhat obscured by their...
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