MADI - 2014 Retrospective

Hussein Madi (Born 1938, in Chebaa, Hermon, Lebanon) is a Lebanese painter, sculptor and printmaker. He studied painting, sculpture and etching in Beirut (at the Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts) and Rome (at the Academia di Belle Arti). He lived between the

features of his characters are those of the Oriental man clearly showing his cultural heritage. In their attitudes, two expressions are found: a static one which shows permanence in the face of the transitory, and the deep Oriental faith in immort...
Hussein Madi's body of works relates to modern European artists like Matisse and Picasso as well as the abstract designs of Islamic art. Madi outlines a silhouette of man on the entire surface of the canvas with two quick strokes of his large brus...
features of his characters are those of the Oriental man clearly showing his cultural heritage. In their attitudes, two expressions are found: a static one which shows permanence in the face of the transitory, and the deep Oriental faith in immort...
features of his characters are those of the Oriental man clearly showing his cultural heritage. In their attitudes, two expressions are found: a static one which shows permanence in the face of the transitory, and the deep Oriental faith in immort...
Hussein Madi's body of works relates to modern European artists like Matisse and Picasso as well as the abstract designs of Islamic art. Madi outlines a silhouette of man on the entire surface of the canvas with two quick strokes of his large brus...