An Arab Israeli Woman: Oil On Canvas Board, 8.75” X 11.5”
This bold and vibrant painting captures the heart and soul of an Arab woman. Her sleeves are rolled up as she goes about the daily work of her life and her hijab blows in the warm breeze under a sunny sky. According to the artist, this woman has no specific features because she represents all women – their struggles and their triumphs. The woman is painted using warm colors, while she is contrasted against the cool colors of the background, which makes her stand out. The brilliant blues are reminiscent of a summer day. Additionally, the strong yellow does not let us forget how hot it is under the scorching sun. The painting of this woman captures the essence of a strong people connected to the land. This painting would make an excellent addition to any home or office that wishes to pay homage to the diversity of people who continue to thrive in a land that is abundant and rich.