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Spotlight: Nadia Ayari's Atypical Middle Eastern Art At Monya Rowe Gallery (PHOTOS)

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WHO: Nadia Ayari

WHAT: This Place

WHEN: February 25 - April 16, 2011

WHERE: Monya Rowe Gallery
504 West 22nd Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10011

WHY: A visual caricature of what Middle Eastern art should look like, Nadia Ayari uses bright palettes and cartoon-like figures in order to lighten the mood. Inspired by her identity, her surrealist strokes express a contrast between notion and expectations.

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