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The Village Awakens by Sliman Mansour
The Village Awakens (1987) by Sliman Mansour
53 x 41.5 cm
Aqueous print on archival Canson rag paper, 240 g
Limited to 75 editions (+AP), hand-signed by the artist
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The Village Awakens
Sliman Mansour‘s painting titled The Village Awakens is a powerful and symbolic portrayal of communal strength and the indomitable spirit of the Palestinian people. At the heart of the artwork stands a resolute and nurturing Palestinian mother, adorned in her traditional costume. From her embrace, a multitude of people emerges, signifying the collective unity and determination of the community. They come forth with purpose, embodying the essence of togetherness, as they work harmoniously to build their village, harvest the land, and breathe life into their shared dreams.
Through this work, Mansour breathes energy and dynamism into the scene, portraying Palestinians engaged in various activities, each contributing their skills and efforts to the collective progress. The painting exudes a sense of awakening, renewal, and hope as the village comes alive with the promise of a brighter future.
The Village Awakens serves as a profound tribute to the resilience and perseverance of the Palestinian people, their unwavering connection to their land, and their innate ability to rebuild and thrive despite challenges. It celebrates the nurturing spirit of the mother figure, the backbone of the community, whose strength inspires and guides the villagers’ shared journey towards prosperity and growth.
In this evocative artwork, Mansour captures the essence of community, unity, and the transformative power of collective action, reminding us of the enduring bonds that tie individuals together in pursuit of a better tomorrow.
|60 × 41.5 cm