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Image: Raneen Shamon by Damon AMB

Arabic Treasures

Exhibition: 13 June to 1 July 2023
Closing Celebration and Artist Talk: 1 July 2023

The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre

Blacktown Arts is thrilled to present Arabic Treasures by local artist Raneen Shamon.

Arabic Treasures features a collection of works that celebrate the traditions and beauty of Arabic culture.

Blending traditional art-making techniques of calligraphy and tapestry with contemporary approaches to painting, Raneen Shamon invites viewers to experience the beauty of Arabic language and the rich history of belly dancing. Be transported into the vibrant and enduring culture of the Arabic world with Arabic Treasures.

All artworks are for sale. Please see front desk at The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre for price list and enquiries.

Closing Celebration and Artist Talk: July 1 2023,
11 am to
1 pm
Join artist Raneen Shamon at The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre to celebrate the final day of Arabic Treasures.
Light refreshments provided.

Artist Bio

Raneen Shamon is a visual artist born in Iraq and based in Sydney, Australia. She studied Visual Arts at the University of Sydney and has exhibited in several group shows, including Future Proof with Blacktown Arts, and Settled/Unsettled at Manly Art Gallery & Museum.

She strives to connect with audiences and spark conversation about issues that inspire her art.

Image: Raneen Shamon, courtesy the artist

Presented by Blacktown Arts with support from the NSW Government through Create NSW and Blacktown City Council.