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Salman Khoshroo’s Art Therapy: Artistic Portraits Woven From Wool – Fine Art Photography Article

Salman Khoshroo’s Art Therapy: Artistic Portraits Woven From Wool Khoshroo mostly works with the art form of painting, yet for this series of works he has applied his painterly knowledge and skills to new techniques and materials. “In my paintings I am inclined to make sweeping gestures and I find the wool to be a beautifully flowing material,” he explains. “So I laid the wool like floating brush strokes, and these are the results.” Weaving inanimate fibers into faces has…

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A Portrait Of Anonymity: Salman Khoshroo Molds Emotive Faces From Smeared Paint – Fine Art Photography Article

A Portrait Of Anonymity: Salman Khoshroo Molds Emotive Faces From Smeared Paint In this recent series of portraits with the same title, the subject’s facial features are not defined: “Instead, the aim is to capture a human spark with minimal intervention,” Khoshroo explains to IGNANT. “These faces are the result of simply taking a chunk of paint and molding it,” he says. Painted with a single pigment, Khoshroo applies generously thick layers of paint, forming outlines of faces with just…

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