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    The notion of dualism and successions was
    generally the prevailing characteristics of
    my artistic creations

Artist's Statement

Since my first step, and after I moved away from academic and realistic styles toward abstract expressionism in 1968, I tried to search in three different cultural paths that formed the background of my early studies of art in Baghdad (1956,1959)


Rafa Nasiri is a painter and printmaker. He started his career with having  private studios wherever he resides. Usually those studios are located inside the family residence, taking a private space where he can freely practice his painterly works. His studios took place in different places and...