MOCRA’s upcoming exhibition features the work of internationally exhibited artist Salma Arastu, who was born in Rajasthan, India, and presently resides in the San Francisco Bay area. Drawing on her Hindu and Muslim background, and combining expertise in Arabic calligraphy with Abstract Expressionism and Color Field painting, Arastu creates large, evocative canvases that invite viewers into quiet contemplation on texts from the Quran, the poet Rumi, and other sources.
September 13 – December 6, 2015
Free public opening reception with the artist
Sunday, September 13, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
General Exhibition Information
Hours: Tues – Sun, 11 am – 4 pm
Admission: free, with suggested donation of $5/adults, $1/students and children
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