A A A A. A cries through the ages and through the conscience of humankind. It was shown periodically in Islamic Conferences in Geneva around the year of 1992 to commemorate the expulsion by torture, torment, burning of people and their intellectual properties, books etc, to uproot the Muslims from Spain since 1492.
A 500-year memorandum and in reference to Bosnia.
Apart from poetry, the piece holds a large number of important dates commemorating Arabic and Islamic events in Al Andalusia such as establishing famous cities, celebrating important occasions as well as setting up scientific and knowledgeable institutions.
Original production date: 1992
Materials: Acrylic and ink on paper
Location of Original: Private Collector, Geneva, Switzerland
This piece is about the power of the single stroke technique which Ali Omar Ermes employs as a hallmark of a number of his works.
It explores the vast richness of the Arabic language and the magnitude of the depth of expression in Arabic with the simplest and most direct method or as complicated as you wish.