Salma Arastu will join as an artist resident for one month at Green Olives Art Gallery, Tetouan Morocco
She got selected from a broad spectrum of creative practices and cultural backgrounds, artists known internationally to a season of shared research, production and immersion in the textured landscape of an ancient city.
My works are lyrical, spiritual, figurative, and calligraphic. My paintings reveal stories of unity in diversity, peace and joy, celebration of life, and women and dancing whirling dervishes. Whether in paintings or sculptures, the faceless figures in my work represent the universal oneness of all humanity. My calligraphic work attempts to celebrate the same message of universality spread through verses in Arabic calligraphy and in the poetry of Rumi. Read More
Salma Arastu Studio 2547 8th Street Studio #37 Berkeley, CA 94710