Sudanese British artist Rayan Elnayal will introduce magic realism, its characteristics and techniques and explore why it needs to be revisited by our 21st century Arabia and Afrabia. Elnayal will further discuss how magic realism can be an expressive communication tool that acts as a link between East and West.
This event will end with a Q&A session
Part of ‘reACT’, established by P21 Gallery & Amal (a Saïd Foundation programme) to promote and support emerging and student artists whose work is dedicated to or inspired by the Middle East & Arab world by providing a space within the P21 Gallery for an artistic intervention. ‘reACT’ aims to contribute in building and strengthening cultural ties and dialogues between the East and West on terms designed by a younger generation.