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DOHA

Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art

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Works from Mathaf Collection

SALOUA RAOUDA CHOUCAIR, Dual, c. 1978-80, Bronze, 20.5 x 21 x 22.5cm. Courtesy Mathaf, Doha.

Out of the five exhibitions, "Faraj Daham: Divergence" was the only one to feature a Qatari artist. Daham is known for his collaged drawings that delicately layer scenes from Doha, as in Street Language #22/23 (2011). Here, six figures in varying states of camouflage—ranging from young men in keffiyeh, baseball caps and sunglasses, to local construction workers in hard hats and goggles—stand shoulder to shoulder

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