Tripoli exhibition focuses on liberation art
The first exhibition of paintings and works of art since the revolution opened in Tripoli’s Dar Al-Fanoun (Art House) on Thursday, 23 February. The three-day exhibition, entitled “Artists’ Spring”, features works by 56 artists, all Libyans.
A number are related to liberation, though not all. None was for sale. The objective of the exhibition was to show what Libyan artists had been doing over the past year and how they had been affected by the events of the Arab Spring, in Libya and elsewhere.
One work by Fawzi Al-Swei, who studied painting and film-making at . . .