Girls 'round 'ere Don't Ride Bikes: Wadjda- Arabic Calligraphy Print
Dimensions: 40 cm x 54 cm
Medium: Ink on paper. Limited Edition Giclee Print of 50 on 300gsm paper available.
Limited edition print of original calligraphy work.
All prints are sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
You can know more about the artist here: http://www.everitte.org/
This piece depicts a girl riding a bike. The text within the piece is a quote taken from the film called "Wadjda" The film is directed by Haifaa Al-Mansour. It is the first feature-length film made by a female Saudi director. Wadjda is a 10-year-old girl living in a suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. The quote is taken from scene 79 "Girls around here don’t ride bicycles, if you ride a bicycle you won’t get pregnant to get children"
This work was commissioned by the department of the state in Bahrain. And it was presented to the US embassy of Bahrain at the opening of "Eternity for Now" at Al-Riwaq art space.
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