Articles tagged with: quassadin
One of the Arab world’s premier poets is currently being celebrated at the Mosaic Rooms in London. The exhibit, which opened February 3, is entitled A Tribute to Adonis and includes selections of the poet’s latest artwork, incorporating calligraphy, collage, and poem fragments.
Born January 1930 in Quassadin, Syria, Adonis (Ali Ahmad Said Asbar) currently lives in France and Lebanon. He is an iconoclast, vigorously committed to challenging social and religious orthodoxies and conventions,...
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