Artworks In Your Cart Are Not Reserved.Checkout Now

view additional image 1
Over a fire place
view additional image 3
detail
Hook  incorporated on the back for hanging
Composition option and sizes
274 Views
22

VIEW IN MY ROOM

Exodus 38b Sculpture - Limited Edition of 3

Josephina Charabati

Lebanon

Sculpture, Metal on Iron

Size: 49.2 W x 17.7 H x 0.8 D in

Ships in a Crate

$3,270

Shipping included

 Trustpilot Score
274 Views
22

Artist Recognition

link - Artist featured in a collection

Artist featured in a collection

About The Artwork

This piece is part of a long process I have started in 2005, 18 years ago. The collection EXODUS counts now more then 40 pieces variable in size and most of them are unique pieces. The wars and exodus we are witnessing today are again a proof that Art is the expression of its epoc. I have seen people leaving since my childhood in Lebanon. Today I look at the phenomena from another perspective; A seek for a new harbour, inner peace, resilience, human journey. Or maybe on a more philosophical level our transformation through distance and time. How small we are in the landscape. Minimalism has been my guide in my work as an artist and as an architect. The used material is rusted steel to enhance the idea of transformation and time. All pieces are ready to hang. Important notice: Due to the natural rusting process, the final result might vary from one piece to another. Exodus 38 b is a composition of 3 pieces that can be composed the way you like. A way of making it interactive with you. The photos show 2 options. But you are free to make your own composition.

Details & Dimensions

Multi-paneled Sculpture:Metal on Iron

Artist Produced Limited Edition of:3

Size:49.2 W x 17.7 H x 0.8 D in

Number of Pieces:3

Shipping & Returns

Delivery Time:Typically 5-7 business days for domestic shipments, 10-14 business days for international shipments.

BIO Artist, architect and designer, Josephina Charabati was born in Germany from a German mother and a Lebanese father. She moved to Lebanon as a child and grew up in Beirut. In1991, she graduated in Architecture and attended in parallel Psychology courses at the Lebanese University in Beirut. She worked in Architecture practices in Germany & Lebanon before establishing DASTUDIO in 2000.A workshop where, architecture, design & art meet in a perpetual process of research and experimentation. University teacher since 2017. She started exhibiting her art work in 2000. https://josephinacharabati.com/art Instagram: @josephinacharabati.art PHILOSOPHY From wall objects, to sculptures, ink drawings and found objects assemblage, Josephina Charabati infinitely explores about our path and transformation through distance and time. Her work tackles social and philosophical themes such as migration, recurrence and the wabi sabi concept of acceptance and resilience. THE EXODUS COLLECTION “Where do we go now?” The English name Exodus comes from the late Latin “Exodus” or from ancient Greek “Exodos” meaning “going out, expedition, departure", "mass migration, exiting of people from an area”. With reference to Friedrich Nietzsche's concept of eternal recurrence or the idea that the universe and its events have already occurred and will recur ad infinitum, the artist questions about the migration phenomena over the eras, specially over the last decades in the Middle East region. In this part of the world constantly shaken by social, religious, economic and political issues, mass migration is faced every day. As an architect, she expresses the interaction of the “human” with space, scale, voids, infinity and above all, silence. Humans in their eternal seek within an abstract context. From an existentialist point of view, the individual's starting point is characterized by what has been called "the existential attitude" or a sense of disorientation, confusion, or dread in the face of an apparently absurd world. A wink to the “Unbearable Lightness of Being” of Milano Kundera to whom “The heavier the burden, the closer our lives come to the earth, the more real and truthful they become” Yet the Exodus meaning in Josephina Charabati’s work reaches a wider aspect to embrace the human journey in it seek for the harbor, the inner balance, peace.

Artist Recognition

Artist featured in a collection

Artist featured by Saatchi Art in a collection

Thousands Of Five-Star Reviews

We deliver world-class customer service to all of our art buyers.

Global Selection

Explore an unparalleled artwork selection by artists from around the world.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

Our 14-day satisfaction guarantee allows you to buy with confidence.

Support An Artist With Every Purchase

We pay our artists more on every sale than other galleries.

Need More Help?

Enjoy Complimentary Art Advisory Contact Customer Support