Nadia Ayari, Curfew, 2011. Oil on canvas. 199.4 × 182.9 cm.

Nadia Ayari (Tunisa/USA) paintings focus on political landscapes, her explorations in fresco add a third sculptural dimension to her richly dense surfaces.

She has had solo projects at Luce, Turin, Monya Rowe, New York and The Third Line, Dubai, and has participated in the 12th International Cairo Biennale and the 3rd Thessaloniki Biennale. Her work has been exhibited internationally in venues including the Saatchi Gallery, London, and Monica DeCardenas, Zuoz and Gallery Diet, Florida.

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